Category Archives: 64k

Texturing in a 64kB intro

This article is the second part of our series on the making of H – Immersion. You can read the first part here: A dive into the making of Immersion. When making an animation within only 64kB, using images is … Continue reading

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A dive into the making of Immersion

At last. Last December, we finally finished it. This video here is our last production, a 4 minute animation called “Immersion”. To be more precise, it’s a capture of what is usually referred to as a 64k intro. But more … Continue reading

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Making floating point numbers smaller

When the goal is to make a 64kB executable (or less!), many unexpected issues arise. Floating point numbers are found everywhere: position of objects in the world, position of the camera, constants for the effets, colors in the texture generator, … Continue reading

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New release: final version of H – Immersion

After months of polishing, we’ve finally released the final version of our latest 64kB intro: H – Immersion. You can read the details, download the binary or just watch the captured video from the production page. We’re also currently doing … Continue reading

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How can demoscene productions be so small?

People not familiar with the demoscene often ask us how it works. How is it possible that a 64kB file contain so much? It can seem magical, since a typical music compressed as mp3 can be 1,000 times as big as our animations – not to mention the graphics. Continue reading

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F – Felix’s workshop to be shown at SIGGRAPH 2013

This is the breaking news that crashed into our mailboxes yesterday. The PC 64kB Intro we released last year at Revision, F – Felix’s workshop, has been selected to be shown at SIGGRAPH 2013 as part of the Real-Time Live! … Continue reading

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Back from Revision

I don’t know if this is going to become some sort of tradition for us, but as a matter of fact, we attended all Easter parties since the creation of our group. This year was no exception, and we had … Continue reading

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Achievement unlocked

We have been taught that B – Incubation was nominated for the Breakthrough Performance category of the Scene.org Awards 2010. Needless to say this was an awesome news, that made our day (and probably the upcoming ones too; being nominated … Continue reading

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Blurry things

Our last production, E – Departure, is completely music driven and provides some fast camera moves. To make those visually more interesting we use a motion blur, that we happen to be fairly happy with. This article will be about … Continue reading

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Early draft

Here is a sketch made about a month ago, after Cyborg Jeff, our dear composer, let us hear the first elements of his soundtrack. This was the base of our upcoming next production, a 64kB PC intro codenamed E. Our … Continue reading

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