[n001] Demoscene

Release: Demoscene
Seeds: VV. AA.
Date of release: 1950
Format: Subculture
Length: 01:40 min.


Audio: AIFF – MP3 – OGG
Artwork: JPG


The demoscene is a computer artsubculture that specializes in producing demos, which are audio-visual presentations that run in real-time on a computer. The main goal of a demo is to show off programming, artistic, and musical skills.


A demo is the result of the cooperation of multiple young programmers, music and graphics artists. They work as a group (demogroup) on a demonstration program (demo) in which they show their skills at graphics and algorithmic programming, computer generated graphics and music. With these demos the groups then compete with others at large parties in various competitions all over the world.