Impulse demos

Bugs From Outer Space (1996)

Nuclear toilet 3D Nuclear toilet in 3D polygons Mandelbrot fractal Mandelbrot fractal Falcon 3D Falcon computer in 3D polygons World claw World claw

The winning demo contribution at Nordic Atari Show 1996.
An early version was shown at Fried Bits III.
Read textfile for more information and also read the reviews.

DiskDownload (1125 kb)

Featuring: Filled 3D-vectors, sphere mapping, Julia and Sierpinski fractals, z-rotation mapping, raytraced pictures, 4-channel music module and two other music pieces. All in all, three parts with transparent loader/depacker. Also featuring a hidden part with a lot of digitized photos! The only demo you’ll find with a 3D-Falcon and a 3D-Toilet…

System requirements: Falcon, 4Mb, RGB

Release: Nordic Atari Show, June 1996 (1st place)

Links: Pouet, DemoZoo

Credits:

  • Reine Larsson – Programming
  • Mandus Skön – Graphics
  • Mattias Bergman – Graphics
  • Mattias Slabanja – Programming, Graphics
  • Johannes Norneby – Music
  • Mikael Andersson -Graphics
“So you could be fooled into thinking this is just another demo. Wrong, it’s not what it does but how it does it! An animated globe, pixel precise raytracings, perfectly animated pieces and a superb soundtrack. Even the credits are worth watching!”
— Andrew, Falcon’s NeST PDL
“‘Into the blue’ is one of the classic greets screens of our generation.”
“This is another amusing and bizarre scene that could only have come from the twisted minds of Impulse!”
— Leon O’Reilly, Maggie 21 (September 1996)

Ångest (1995)

Rotating texture mapping Rotating texture mapping 3D wire 3D wire

A small demo done in a few sleepless hours at Nordic Atari Show -95.

DiskDownload (249 kb)

Featuring: Rotating zooming texture mapping, fast 3D wire and a solemn 4-channel music module.

System requirements: Falcon, 1Mb, RGB

Release: Nordic Atari Show, June 1995 (3rd place)

Links: Pouet, DemoZoo

Credits:

  • Reine Larsson – Programming
  • Mandus Skön – Graphics
  • Mattias Slabanja – Programming
  • Johannes Norneby – Music
“Nice but short Falcon intro”
— Maggie 19 (February 1996)

Wizbound (1995)

Wizbound dolphin Wizbound dolphin Lemmings Hunt for Lemmings

A dentro with various effects. Could be called the never-ending story, as we worked on this project for over three years, before we finally released a fraction of the work for fun at Nordic Atari Show. Read textfile for more information.

DiskDownload (226 kb)

Featuring: Cool animations, blue bubbles and a cachy sound.

System requirements: STE, 1Mb

Release: Nordic Atari Show, June 1995 (2nd place)

Links: Pouet, DemoZoo, AtariMania

Credits:

  • Reine Larsson – Programming, Music
  • Mandus Skön – Graphics
  • Mattias Bergman – Graphics
  • Johan Språng – Programming
  • Music is sampled from album "Beyond the Mind’s Eye" by Jan Hammer

Terra Incognita (1993)

Vector sprites Vector sprites Guillotine animation Feed your head

This little demo was done in a hurry during one day at Compusphere I, but it somehow won the demo contest anyway and was broadcasted on TV.

DiskDownload (274 kb)

Featuring: 3D dots/lines/balls, animations and industrial music.

System requirements: STE/Falcon, 1Mb

Release: Compusphere, December 1993 (1st place)

Links: Pouet, DemoZoo, AtariMania

Credits:

  • Reine Larsson – Programming, Music
  • Mandus Skön – Graphics
  • Mattias Bergman – Graphics
  • Music is sampled from album "Tyranny For You" by Front 242

Just For Your Information (1992)

Intro screen Intro screen

Invitation demo for our Gurgelkvack Convention in 1992. Read textfile for more information.

DiskDownload (198 kb)

Featuring: 3D sine dots, hi-rez screenwriter and a cool 4-channel module.

System requirements: STE, 1Mb

Release: June 1992

Links: Pouet, DemoZoo, AtariMania

Credits:

  • Johan Språng – Programming, Graphics
  • Mattias Bergman – Graphics
  • Mandus Skön – Graphics
  • Mårten Rånge – Programming
  • Johannes Norneby – Music