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Future of limits by The Electronic Knights
screenshot added by Ok3anos on 2019-04-22 21:04:22
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release date : april 2019
release party : Revision 2019
compo : amiga demo
ranked : 10th
  • rulez 41
  • is ok 4
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alltime top: #5136
added on the 2019-04-22 21:04:22 by Ok3anos Ok3anos

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Great OCS prod. The rotozoomer in particular looks delicious!
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 21:16:39 by grip grip
Enjoyed your entry. Particularly like the tunnel.
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 21:41:03 by Emufr3ak Emufr3ak
Congratulations, I liked it very much.
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 21:52:24 by Debvgger Debvgger
underrated imho
TEK rules :)
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 22:02:59 by wysiwtf wysiwtf
Great for OCS.
The colors were a bit meh though :p
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 22:09:52 by p01 p01
Really nice true oldschool feeling in this one !! Rulez !!
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 22:32:17 by kriz kriz
those shiny bobs are great! totally underrated demo, loved this one!
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 22:48:43 by rez rez
Nice demo. Don`t understand why it came only on 10th place in the competition, it would have earned a better placement.
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 23:16:40 by AW87 AW87
Loved the bobs a lot, the tune is great. I'll run it again on the real thing, feel good.
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 23:27:29 by Buckethead Buckethead
I quite liked this one but the competition was fierce this year.
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 23:37:01 by 4pLaY 4pLaY
Those bobs, are they HAM bobs? Don’t think I saw that before. Also the tunnel moves really smoothly compared to its texture resolution. Seems like some subtexel scroll with shifted tunnel table increments underneath.
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 23:41:42 by rloaderro rloaderro
Has design, flow, great music and bobs .... nothing more needed. Great stuff
rulez added on the 2019-04-22 23:53:13 by Triace Triace
The real deal. I would say some limits were broken & expanded. ;)

Designed with yummy color combinations, and I like the title appearing in the metaballs. :)
rulez added on the 2019-04-23 01:36:39 by Photon Photon
Yes 10th place is way too low even with tough competition.
rulez added on the 2019-04-23 06:34:19 by Serpent Serpent
Slightly fixed version under the official download link:
http://www.neoscientists.org/downloads/tek-fol.exe
An AGA fix is probably not coming, as AGA is too slow.
added on the 2019-04-23 13:47:22 by bifat bifat
I really want to check the code of this prod.
And I consider this is one of the higher praises you can say about any demo.
rulez added on the 2019-04-23 15:21:57 by peskanov peskanov
I can't understand how this didn't end up way higher in the ranking. There's a serious display of coding chops going on here. Great prod!
rulez added on the 2019-04-23 19:11:20 by flynn_nrg flynn_nrg
@bifat: Colour me intrigued! What kind of OCS trickery is used in this production that is too slow on AGA? It would be super cool with some info on the tech particulars in this demo. I suspect there's a lot more to it than meets my non-coder eye.
added on the 2019-04-24 12:18:28 by grip grip
Very nice and criminally underrated in the compo.
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 12:19:49 by break break
youtube link (found) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ptzpDzdEeM
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 12:34:15 by dominator dominator
I don't really have an opinion of this one way or the other, but "Future of Limits" is a hilarious name.
added on the 2019-04-24 12:39:21 by noby noby
Although the name is generated with our demoname generator, we picked it deliberately and it has a meaning that we tried to carve out a bit at least. Photon seems to be on track. There's an update available at the link above, it should look correct on AGA now, but on AGA the framerate breaks down for a short while.
added on the 2019-04-24 12:49:51 by bifat bifat
Definitely my favourite from the compo by far. Nice subtexel tube and the Ham-Balls are yummy.
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 14:18:43 by axis^oxy axis^oxy
It got lost in the compo, but there is some really nice stuff going on in here.
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 15:02:41 by Paradroid Paradroid
This demo should have been higher in the ranking. very good code work here.
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 16:07:42 by estrayk estrayk
Original .mod file (92kb) available here: Future has no limit.mod
added on the 2019-04-24 19:01:45 by Ok3anos Ok3anos
Nice to see groups as old as my grandpa still producing new demos, but this one shows no surprise. Unfortunately. I liked the soundtrack, smells like childhood.
added on the 2019-04-24 20:42:36 by hollowone hollowone
@Hollowone: Who am I to contradict, and I totally dig the soundtrack.
@Grip: I need to catch up a lot. Cornerstones of this production were higher resolution, subpixel, I finally got saturation working with blitter shading, and I did the kind of vectorballs I always wanted to do. I do not fully understand the AGA issue either. In theory AGA should have more than enough bandwidth to make up for the need to emulate the screenmode in question, but in practice it does not, not even on an 68030. I suspected the many interrupts to be the cause, but the slowdown also appears on the emulated combination of AGA and a 68000 CPU.
added on the 2019-04-24 21:30:05 by bifat bifat
Great stuff!! Awesome vector balls & funky roto-zoomer amongst others

I wasn't so keen on the blitter addition stuff..looked a little out of place alongside the other nice parts.

As Paradroid mentions, it got a little lost among the other compo entries, and should have placed higher!
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 21:45:53 by DanLemon DanLemon
Really nice code in this one. Should have placed way higher.
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 22:32:11 by xeron xeron
I love this one. Very good effects.
rulez added on the 2019-04-24 22:36:08 by ham ham
@bifat Thanks for the info!
added on the 2019-04-25 00:38:04 by grip grip
Yep!
rulez added on the 2019-04-25 20:55:24 by Frequent Frequent
Totally awesome and as already said, the real deal for an OCS-Demo. Good to have you back on track and thanks for all those tools you provide.
rulez added on the 2019-04-26 19:02:27 by decca decca
Some very nice and massive OCS effects.
rulez added on the 2019-04-26 22:21:21 by slayer slayer
Very nice!
rulez added on the 2019-04-27 16:25:10 by Mystra Mystra
Nice some really nice effects
rulez added on the 2019-04-28 09:49:08 by Queen_Luna Queen_Luna
:)
rulez added on the 2019-04-28 13:47:09 by sensenstahl sensenstahl
Great work!
rulez added on the 2019-04-28 16:10:14 by insane insane
Blitter saturation is sweet. Shiny vector balls also. I wonder what other code is hiding in your suitcase.
rulez added on the 2019-04-29 11:58:47 by noname noname
r0xx0r stuff
rulez added on the 2019-05-03 01:07:26 by gentleman gentleman
Cute
rulez added on the 2019-05-04 06:41:14 by BiTL BiTL
Welcome back!
rulez added on the 2019-05-04 12:00:48 by skan skan
Great!
rulez added on the 2019-05-05 16:32:45 by tifeco tifeco
Seems a little fast for a 68000 ... which CPU did you run this on?
rulez added on the 2019-05-06 20:29:59 by Steel Steel
Try to underclock your 68000 to get the framerate right.
added on the 2019-05-06 23:40:54 by bifat bifat
Very very nice! Some proper coderporn here and it definitely deserved a higher ranking.
rulez added on the 2019-05-09 11:13:25 by Korvkiosken Korvkiosken
vectorballs <3
rulez added on the 2019-05-09 11:47:40 by elkmoose elkmoose
Really nice one!
rulez added on the 2019-05-14 14:15:53 by baah baah
Nice cool pace, i enjoyed that. :)
rulez added on the 2019-05-18 23:19:31 by Dma-Sc Dma-Sc

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