Moleman is back with behind the Iron Curtain stories: Last Ninja, Imposibble Mission II and more.

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The Moleman documentary series is back with a new episode.
Probably you have already seen Moleman 2 about the Demoscene:

And now the 4th episode is out which is about the untold story of Hungarian video game development behind the Iron Curtain.
You can watch it here: https://moleman4.com/

The film has been shown to renowned game developers (like Ian Livingstone, Louis Castle, Chris Taylor, etc.) who were quite impressed by it and readily shared their thoughts about it which you can watch recapped in a video here: https://vimeo.com/220594169

'I was touched by it.
It was fascinating and it lifted my spirits.
Louis Castle, co-founder of Westwood Studios
Dune II / Command & Conquer / Red Alert

Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/206082801

Support our independent filmmaker team, watch the film and discover the untold stories behind games like The Last Ninja, Eureka!, Imposibble Mission II, Scarabaeus, Ecco the Dolphin, Imperium Galactica and more.

We greatly appreciate if you spread the word about the film.

"Its strength is that it's passionate.
It was very powerful and very informative.
Ian Livingstone, co-founder of Games Workshop
former chairman of Eidos
added on the 2017-06-20 14:59:49 by lameron lameron
added on the 2017-06-20 16:33:14 by psenough psenough
Awesome :D
added on the 2017-06-20 16:49:41 by Preacher Preacher
added on the 2017-06-21 04:21:12 by NokoNoko NokoNoko
You can now rent or buy the film on Vimeo:

Buy the film and win an original copy of Eureka! signed by Ian Livingstone or be part of the next Moleman episode. More info: https://moleman4.com
added on the 2017-06-29 16:22:39 by lameron lameron
absolutely amazing! gonna buy it asap! just a pity that there is no dvd edition, would be great to have it on the shelf (and make my uni library buy it)
added on the 2017-06-29 21:12:22 by dipswitch dipswitch
Hi dipswitch,

We try to release a DVD/Blu-Ray version and also an academic license for unis/libraries etc.
But at the moment I can't tell you when will you be able to buy such things.
added on the 2017-07-07 16:35:03 by lameron lameron
That's not how you spell "impossible".
added on the 2017-07-09 14:37:17 by Foebane72 Foebane72
That's not how you spell "impossible".

Right, thanks.
added on the 2017-07-10 12:02:18 by lameron lameron
Now it's free to register on moleman4.com.
Win original games signed by the developers like Ian Livingstone, a signed C64 from the film, the Original Soundtrack by Vincenzo on vinyl or audio cassette or be part of the next episode.
More info at: https://moleman4.com/fellowship-info/

BTW you can listen to the Soundtrack here: https://strayboom.bandcamp.com/album/moleman-4-longplay-ost
added on the 2017-07-15 15:50:59 by lameron lameron
0x4015 (as Japanese avid gamer) x Director of this film (Szilárd) talks about the situation around NES games:
added on the 2017-07-15 16:13:11 by NokoNoko NokoNoko
(I can't even... make this link clickable....! :(
added on the 2017-07-15 16:18:55 by NokoNoko NokoNoko