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why? by skrju [web]
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screenshot added by kreestaj on 2003-05-04 01:52:38
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release date : may 2003
release party : Ascii 2003
compo : zx demo
ranked : 2nd
  • rulez 7
  • is ok 10
  • sucks 3
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added on the 2003-05-04 01:52:38 by kreestaj kreestaj

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why? [script for demo]
kq\skrju, 30.apr.2003
i grabbed a pice of paper,
Thrust it into the pocket,
And run after myself.
i was puffing.
always looked back,
left-right,
left-right,
move, move.
i stared at the wall.
they say i'm freak,
left-right,
someone think i'm perfect,
move, move.
i teared off my jacket,
threw it into the garbige can.
left-right,
I was a muddlehead,
worms were stiring in my head,
Dostoevsky.
DoDostoevsky.
DoDoDostoevsky.
what for?
why?
added on the 2003-05-04 02:23:06 by kreestaj kreestaj
scene poetry :-)
Py/\E3!
rulez added on the 2003-05-04 16:22:38 by dipswitch dipswitch
even worse, rasmus.. that's russian scene poetry 8)
added on the 2003-05-04 21:07:27 by bhead bhead
::.why ? Oh why ?
::.please tell me!
::.Enlight(98) me please, my brothers
::.you`r coding for the spectrums,
::.when there`r so many others
::.platforms that so much better
::.and spectrum`s old and battered

added on the 2003-05-05 05:13:49 by Speed Speed
It's a pitty I couldn't run it in emulators ;P
I tried to RUN Why?.B through TRD (After a lot of trial and error to find out which the hell is the key combinations for " and ? and I also had to remember how I could work in TrDos) and I got a reset in speccy basic :(
added on the 2003-05-05 13:01:44 by Optimus Optimus
"hey crew, im depressed, let's do a pseudopoetry demo, on some ancient computersystem!"
optimus! we're sorry, there is a mistake, co you should enter basic128, type "USR 0", then you'll fall into basic, then type "randomize usr 15616" and then "RUN "Why?". [randomize is on the key T, and to get USR you should push caps_shift+symbol_shift and then key L]
added on the 2003-05-05 23:12:45 by kreestaj kreestaj
speedy>> it's because we used to do stuff for ZX. we like this machine. why don't you ask Dekadence or anyone why do you still make demos for C=64? it's the platform of our childhood. [and as soon as we'll learn PC we'll try to make demos with it, oh for sure]
added on the 2003-05-05 23:22:23 by kreestaj kreestaj
optimus, absolutely no problem running in unreal speccy win32.

kreestaj, very nice athmospheric demo, big up! and better do NOt switch to pc, stya with this lovely machine with rubber keyboard...
added on the 2003-05-06 00:16:48 by dipswitch dipswitch
thanks..
"Design" demos might look boring on PCs, but hehe looks impressive on spectrum machine ;). I remember the last time I had seen a replayish thing on speccy, don't remember how it's called.
I would prefer there would be more effects in this one, not just the same screen with the poetry..
added on the 2003-05-06 12:23:17 by Optimus Optimus
kool & fresh!!!
rulez added on the 2003-05-06 14:10:22 by chasmoid chasmoid
hehe, thank you vova ;]
added on the 2003-05-06 17:37:26 by sq sq
Optimus, last time you have seen replayish demo by us ^_^ it called "summermilk".

and thanks, chasm!
added on the 2003-05-06 23:21:17 by kreestaj kreestaj
Quote:
"Design" demos might look boring on PCs, but hehe looks impressive on spectrum machine ;)


Thanks for reminding me that hell is other people, optimus ;)
added on the 2003-05-07 05:52:42 by Shifter Shifter
stil, analogue: please remove this excellent example of why people shouldn't post in Phoenix nightly builds :(
added on the 2003-05-07 05:55:00 by Shifter Shifter
shifter: the problem is when you "back" and it posts again.. >D
sucks added on the 2003-05-07 10:50:04 by Hatikvah Hatikvah
i am not so interested in poetry maybe that is the reason why i see nothing interesting in this demo. one fx in many variations...:(((
sucks added on the 2003-05-24 13:20:59 by relict relict

its kind of better and more interesting than skrju's previous tries in "quest for modern speccy demo" =)

but its still rather boring and static (apart from text'n'flashes, that is..) + just look at the screenshot, this style is POP already cause we've seen such design zillionz of times..

poem seems to make sense (or not but its not annoying anyhow) but i dont like poetry at all and cliche design + one fx doesnt make up a good demo.

added on the 2003-05-29 04:57:20 by raver raver
it's cool! not perfect but ooh ooh aah aah!
rulez added on the 2003-08-11 21:11:45 by lai lai
cleaned up shifters mess.

also watched the demo after fighting against realspectrum and reading kreestaj's post.. its nice! abit short maybe, needed a couple more diferent effects :)
rulez added on the 2004-05-23 14:23:11 by psenough psenough
skrju have better demos...
added on the 2006-01-16 09:09:39 by Adramelek Adramelek
why?
rulez added on the 2008-07-14 08:29:52 by kyv kyv
love it
rulez added on the 2009-08-24 23:26:34 by elfh elfh
Personally I don't like black and white text demos with noise gfx.
sucks added on the 2014-01-13 09:21:10 by Alone_Coder Alone_Coder
slick design
rulez added on the 2014-12-04 04:03:52 by noby noby

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