Battle of the Bits Invitro
 
  Oct 6th 2017 7:53am
 
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26659
 
recommended emulator: bgb

NOTE: Part of this demo is currently broken on hardware. We are currently working on a fix.

Here's something a bit different for you: an actual ROM submitted to a major battle!

This is a simple one-screen intro which serves as an invite to Battle of the Bits. The coding was done by me and Pigu/pigdevil2010. Everything else (music, gfx, scroller text, etc.) was done by me.

For all you renderists out there: Please do not upload an MP3 render for this entry, as there's more to it than just music. A YouTube encode would be greatly appreciated, but make sure that if you do so, you record from real hardware (preferrably an original Game Boy or SGB) or a good emulator (such as bgb).

LINK TIME!!!!! youtube
| rom
| source
| gbs
| pouet


all n00bz!!! :D/
you'll cowards dont even code demo
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90777
Level 21 Pedagogist
post #90777 :: 2017.09.25 10:43am
  
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i had avocadorgasms

if this doesn't win i quit avocados not really

this frigging rocks, love the idea and fully support more graphical intros for botb's entries <3 love to you both, Deved and Pigu! =' D
 
 
90779
Level 17 OHCist
post #90779 :: 2017.09.25 10:55am
  
  DevEd and MiDoRi liēkd this
[Hype comment #2]
 
 
90781
Level 7 Chipist
post #90781 :: 2017.09.25 10:57am
  
  DevEd liēkd this
Looks nice, sounds nice, what's not to like?
 
 
90782
Level 17 Pixelist
post #90782 :: 2017.09.25 11:08am :: edit 2017.09.25 11:09am
  
  DevEd and ViLXDRYAD liēkd this
A FUCKING LEGIT DEMO
Damn, you both nailed it.

A bit too loopy for my taste tho :^^3
 
 
90787
Level 21 Chipist
post #90787 :: 2017.09.25 12:18pm
  
  DevEd and pigdevil2010 liēkd this
Haha this is great. I like how you used the o and t for the botb text in the splash. Killer work, hope to see more like this in the future!
 
 
90788
Level 26 Chipist
post #90788 :: 2017.09.25 12:37pm
  
  DevEd, MiDoRi and Minerscale liēkd this
where is the rotating cube
 
 
90789
Level 13 Chipist
post #90789 :: 2017.09.25 12:37pm :: edit 2017.09.25 1:34pm
  
  ViLXDRYAD and tfx liēkd this
re: th4 D34D - Actually that bit was done by pigdevil2010/Pigu. Glad you liked teh demo though (even if it is currently broken on hardware...)

EDIT: I've applied a small fix for the scroller sometimes blacking out briefly. The current build is on pouet.net. I'm not updating the build here until I have a fix for the part that's broken on hardware.

EDIT2: i would have added a rotating cube but i got Lazy™
 
 
90793
Level 23 Chipist
post #90793 :: 2017.09.25 2:16pm
  
  DevEd hæitd this
Runs fine for me in VBA.
 
 
90794
Level 13 Chipist
post #90794 :: 2017.09.25 2:40pm :: edit 2017.09.25 2:40pm
  
  djmaximum liēkd this
don't use vba
 
 
90796
Level 23 Chipist
post #90796 :: 2017.09.25 3:03pm
VBA and KIGB are ok GameBoy emulators, but Gambatte is the best one I have. For rendering my GB stuff, I use VBA-M.
 
 
90801
Level 26 Renderist
post #90801 :: 2017.09.25 7:15pm
  
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you'll cowards did a great job! wowowowwowow :D/
 
 
90806
Level 13 Chipist
post #90806 :: 2017.09.26 6:54am
wtf you guys this is GAME BOY not AMIGA >:C
 
 
90808
Level 21 Pedagogist
post #90808 :: 2017.09.26 7:39am :: edit 2017.09.26 8:57am
  
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  Sinc-X and Jimmyoshi liēkd this
i LovEd the AMIGAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA tag too

edit: excuse me botb for the bad pun :c
 
 
90819
Level 7 Pixelist
post #90819 :: 2017.09.26 7:50pm
  
  DevEd liēkd this
Fuck yes, a demoscene intro, i love those.
does the effect you mentioned also break on btb?
 
 
90820
Level 13 Chipist
post #90820 :: 2017.09.26 7:54pm
The effect "works" in bgb (where all development work was done, making it hard to debug >:C)

("Works" is in quotation marks because it works in BGB, but not on hardware.)
 
 
90823
Level 14 Chipist
post #90823 :: 2017.09.27 5:33am
  
  ViLXDRYAD, DevEd and RazerBlue6 liēkd this
So creative I love it, the music sounds like something from a Spectrum intro c:
 
 
90825
Level 13 Chipist
post #90825 :: 2017.09.27 8:38am :: edit 2017.09.28 2:50pm
  
  Sinc-X and Jimmyoshi hæitd this
[This n00b ashamed of what written. - BotB]
 
 
90826
Level 21 Pedagogist
post #90826 :: 2017.09.27 8:55am
  
  Dimeback, Jimmyoshi, Tobikomi, Sinc-X, MovieMovies1, Overlord99, MiDoRi and Quirby64 liēkd this
  
  DevEd hæitd this
 
 
90830
Level 22 Chipist
post #90830 :: 2017.09.27 1:28pm
  
  ViLXDRYAD, tfx and Sinc-X liēkd this
  
  DevEd, MiDoRi and Jimmyoshi hæitd this
This is very good! You wanna know what this demo is better off on? ...

ATARIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII
 
 
90838
Level 13 Chipist
post #90838 :: 2017.09.27 6:14pm :: edit 2017.09.28 2:50pm
  
  Sinc-X, Blaze Weednix, Overlord99, Jimmyoshi and Dimeback hæitd this
  
  RazerBlue6 liēkd this
[This n00b ashamed of what written. - BotB]
 
 
90844
Level 22 Chipist
post #90844 :: 2017.09.28 4:32am
  
  tfx, Sinc-X and ViLXDRYAD liēkd this
DevEd, in the demoscene these days "AMIGAAAAAA" is as much of a generic battlecry of approval, as it is a direct reference to a certain 68k-based computer. So in this sense, I rate this prod "AMIGAAAAAAAAA!"
 
 
90846
Level 26 Renderist
post #90846 :: 2017.09.28 7:52am
  
  DevEd, irrlicht project, ViLXDRYAD, RazerBlue6 and Dimeback liēkd this
TITAN SUCKS
 
 
90847
Level 7 Playa
post #90847 :: 2017.09.28 11:03am :: edit 2017.09.28 11:05am
  
  ViLXDRYAD, Dimeback, Tobikomi, Jimmyoshi, Sinc-X, Quirby64 and MiDoRi liēkd this
  
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this is great for an amiga track! really pushes the limits of what the system is capable of
 
 
90850
Level 13 Chipist
post #90850 :: 2017.09.28 1:28pm :: edit 2017.09.28 3:33pm
[This n00b ashamed of what written. - BotB]
 
 
90851
Level 13 Pixelist
post #90851 :: 2017.09.28 2:58pm
inb4 kero ragequits over a tag except this time deved is the star of the show

:^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^)
 
 
90852
Level 13 Chipist
post #90852 :: 2017.09.28 3:34pm
  
  Jimmyoshi, ViLXDRYAD, Sinc-X, MiDoRi and irrlicht project liēkd this
i'm not leaving botb any time soon
 
 
91061
Level 21 Chipist
post #91061 :: 2017.10.07 3:13pm
  
  ViLXDRYAD, Quirby64 and Jimmyoshi liēkd this
Uhhhh whaaat happened to ed?
 
 
91069
Level 21 Pedagogist
post #91069 :: 2017.10.07 8:55pm
  
  th4 D34D liēkd this
we though he would get & knucklesoed BUT nope, he actually took well the joke :D
 
 

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