What was the first demoscene prod you saw?

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Some C64 cracktro in the mid-80s, hard to remember which. One prod that stands out in my memory is the "F#%c SCC" demo by West Coast Crackers. :)
added on the 2011-09-05 19:10:21 by voz voz
this is embarassing since everyone who meets me seems to think im OLDSK00L, but I saw my first prods at TP 1996 where I was to game like an idiot :) To my great embarassment I do not remember much from that party apart from all the gaming and porn I leeched (I was 16 so bear with me).

The first one I really truly fell in love with was actually 303 by Acme (yeah, the one with the wonderful singing by Vic) - i had that on a burned cdrom with a lot of other stuff and played it over and over again. I still love the singing!
added on the 2011-09-05 19:15:59 by nic0 nic0
haaa that good old Vic, he was a very a nice guy (and he is still I hope!). I remember he wanted to become professionnal musician but was actually working in a bakery or something like that. I absolutely don't know what happened to him and to others members like aap (who were in 3state later).
added on the 2011-09-05 19:28:17 by rez rez
ho, and some years before I have seen my first "real" demo (Enigma by Phenomena in 1991) I have seen the famous Juggler somewhere between 1986 and 1988 :)
added on the 2011-09-05 19:31:39 by rez rez
Some amiga demo from 1988 with standard copperlist effects, can`t remember which one since they all looked the same :)

added on the 2011-09-05 19:41:28 by Zplex Zplex
some c64 demo which basically consisted out of ripped game tunes and the mandatory king tut gold mask...

first "real" production: enigma by phenomena (amiga 500)
added on the 2011-09-05 19:47:07 by rac rac
Boulder Demo by Tristar in 1988. I just couldn't believe my eyes - it ruled bigtime.
added on the 2011-09-05 20:05:38 by Optima Optima
ah now i realised that really the first thing i saw was AMIIIGAAAA
and State of the Art (at the place of pirate friend - sort of the head of
amiga/dos SK warez scene at that time :) but it was not introduced as
underground art but rather a kewl thing to show and promote your
leet piece of hw :)
made deep touch and until now i really want to play with that demo topics.
for that time what a blast :)
added on the 2011-09-05 20:08:22 by zden zden
Oddly enough...

The first "prod" I saw was bb, the aalib demo. It was just chilling there on a knoppix liveCD, and I ran it.

...Does that count?
added on the 2011-09-05 23:21:28 by MidKnight MidKnight
Apart from cracktros I quite vividly remember seeing this infamous BASIC animation on my C64 :P. That was probably around 1993.
added on the 2011-09-05 23:43:51 by Alpha C Alpha C
Gosh, how could I forgot to mention RSI's Megademo.
Saw it first in 1990/91 on D!rt!e's miggy.
added on the 2011-09-05 23:56:22 by d0DgE d0DgE
C64: German Cracking Service crackintro in Frantic Freddie

Amiga: Arcadia Team Megademo
added on the 2011-09-06 17:51:46 by buzzer_ buzzer_
some bbstro in the early nineties with adlib musax
added on the 2011-09-07 00:58:22 by T$ T$
The Union Demo, but before that IIRC some cracktro from the bladerunners
added on the 2011-09-07 10:47:01 by swapd0 swapd0
Never forget: http://www.pouet.net/prod.php?which=12650
added on the 2011-09-11 22:21:26 by T$ T$
Yo! and, probably, Ballmania. I also remember some incredibly pretty Fairlight cracktros. All on PC.
added on the 2011-09-12 22:57:22 by svo svo
The Cuddly Demo, probably not the first, but we played it so much it stuck in my mind.

Do any of the examples from the ZX Spectrum handbook count?

Oh and for the PC - this
added on the 2011-09-15 00:23:25 by FunGas FunGas
The first thing I saw was the "Unreal" by Future Crew. Can You start any better? :-).

It was shown to be by my schoolmates big brother. Only thing I remembered afterwards was the amazing flying 3D spaceships in the early part. So far I had seen Captain Comic and Commander Keen on a PC, so 3D... WHOA!

There's first time for everything and I guess it's like in love: You really can't beat the "first time". At least what comes to the feeling.

Anyone else seen Unreal as Your first scene product?
added on the 2011-09-15 22:13:32 by Hopeapaa Hopeapaa
heh. this thread feels familiar. First demo you ever saw/remember
added on the 2011-09-16 02:53:19 by xyz xyz