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The Reformation #2 FairLight
The Reformation #2 FairLight Say your prayers little one Don´t forget, my son to include everyone you fucking dirty one! Aaaand again, another issue of this mag. Issue 2 finally got released faster then we and probably also you thought! Maybe you blame me a bit about the few text here but Enduro supplied me with really quite hot news and I didn´t want to keep them longer. Also a major part of the rest in this mag was supplied from Enduro, so give him some applouse to his work! Well, as you see we have the same outfit like in issue 1, but maybe there will be soon some (little) changes as the main part of the code beats every other mag codings. Really good work from Mikael (Tron). Just some few corrections should be done like to improve the menu part. So far with the intern shit. Because the spreading: If you like this mag and you are a mega-swapper (at least 100 contacts) then we would invite you to become a official THE REFORMATION spreader! In that case you would get the mag in the same time like the co-editors to spread it as fast as possible. If you are interested give a ring or send a letter to Black Priest. Reformation is like Hulk Hogan. #1!
HEADLINES of this issue:
- SCENE RECORDS! A new chapter and idea. There we´ll show all current scene records! More infos inside the chapter! - Some facts about the Hunter "party"?! - Again some troubles with Crossfire. - You are searching for a driver to the LIGHT party? Read our Secret News chapter. - Some facts about the coming ENTROPY party. - Some legendary "did you knows..." - An exclusive interview with the swapper #1. Airwolf/SUCCESS - Some few contacts adresses - Great & hot scene euro news (Future+today) - Some demos goyt tested like: COMA LIGHT SQR 71 / OXYRON BEYOND REALITY / FOCUS HARD TARGET / PARADIZE THE CULTURE / CULT Wanna more than this?
How to get in contact with the staff:
If you´ve any questions about "The Reformation" reach us on this board: Warez Aquarium: The Reformation HQ call: +XX / XXX - XXXXX Sysop: Sledge Or by mail under: BLACK PRIEST / FairLight The Reformation HQ X/X XXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXX. XXX XXXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXXX or call: +XX / XXXXX - XXXXX (Gerald) ONLY on Sunday! (also for conferences!) Enduro / FairLight X/X XXXXXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXX XX XXXXX XXXXXXXXXX XXXXXX or call: +XX / XXX - XXXXX Ayatollah / FairLight X/X XXXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXX X XXXX XXXXX XXXXXXX or call: +XX / XXXXX - XXXX4 ONLY between 19-20 o´clock! TG-ACME / Epic X/X XXXXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXX XXX XXXX XXXX XXXXXX or call: +XX / (X)XXXX - XXX Write us NOW!
"The Reformation" is a 100 % FAIRLIGHT product. All rights reserved. Unauthorised ripping of text, public performance are only allowed with the assent of Black Priest! Copying to friends is allowed and wanted... Make love not Bum Bum!
News & Rumours
General Infos Everytime when you see a "<", then you can be sure that the news are 100% right, as we got them by the group themselves or we´ve checked them! This time nearly all news were supplied by Enduro so, as I wrote them down can´t use the "<" sign that often. As I only put that mark on news which I know that they are 100 % true. But as Enduro told me, all news are 100% true anyway! If you know some hot news post them on Warez Aquarium, or tell us them through phone of mail. FLT - Delight of eternal might
Elite Scene News and Rumours A-M
ACRISE DMI will make an antimag for X-FIRE. Milestone is under their label now. ACTIVE Stash/ex-EPIC and Riddler/ex-ACRISE joined as original suppliers and swappers. ALPHA FLIGHT 1970 They are back for real now! True! The fake AFL 1970 by Airwolf is of course dead. Btw, the group was rebuilt at the CEBIT meeting in Germany. Members are: Mario (old leader) Avalanche/T´PAU Jack Alien/X-RATED Stephen/TRIUMYRAT Icarus/RSI Menace Dr.Disk Arne and some old ones ANTIC Eliz/GOTHIC DESIGN joined. CAMELOT Wave/VISION joined. They released for the 2nd year: "RANSLIRPA 103.5%" as a big April joke! (red. Hmm those danish dudes seems never to be tired of such lame jokes...) They´re now 19 danish members. DOMINATORS Dishy/CHROMANCE joined. EPIC "Relax" is the name of their new mag after Mega Madness died. Merlin left the scene Crossfire is going to be kicked down if he shows up at the Light party. FAIRLIGHT Ogami has send 2 piccies to the german mag 64´er for their GFX competition! Good luck! Avolon got kicked out because of lazyness! Watchman will start to crack again! Gerwin cut down his swapping capacity! FLASH INC. The group seems to die soon! Unifer left for SPIRIT. Moon will probably left for ACTIVE. Shade left for Amiga. Zodiac only wants to code games in future! Rumours that Creeper, Moon and Zodiac left for ANTIC is a big lie and spreaded by an GOTHIC DESIGN member. FOCUS <Mirage/LEGEND and Geir Tjelta joined! They already released 2 demos to make sure of their comeback. <Morris and Digiblaster (ex Jinx) started the FOCUS Amiga div. They already started producing their 1st amiga demo. <There is also a chance of FOCUS demos on SNES! GENESIS * PROJECT Walker/ACTIVE joined Antichrist and Sorceress are now married! Congratulations! The board "Mystic Cavern" (Sysop:Sorceress) will soon be up again! G.O.T. and Motley are also back! (red. Rumours said that Motley allready joined RED SECTOR INC.!) Scoope/TRIAD joined. They got a Nitendo section in the states! LEGEND Antitrack is busy with his game codings. Lexi/ex-F4CG,Darklord/ex-ILLUSION and A-Man ex/ARCADE joined! LIGHT Rumours said that Yabba left for Amiga! And the winner is ...
Elite Scene News and Rumours N-Z
NOICE Rumours said that the whole group joined TRIAD. PARADIZE Silco almost stopped swapping on C64, but he still is active in doing graphics. PARAMOUNT They died again because of an asshole act of Hunter! More infos about this in the secret letters. RED SECTOR INC. Count Zero/X-RATED joined. Btw, X-RATED seems to be dead now. ROLE Rock´n Role #25 is out early may. Stormbringer/WOW joined. SUCCESS Rumours said that TDK and Airwolf are the same guy. Burglar is making a multi game! NSD got over 6000 discs! Defjay sold his C64. TRANCE Twist/DOMINATORS joined. TRC Cavron/NIRVANA joined. TRIAD Tech will mostly quit because of his newfound girl-hobby. Bismark and Aktie quit. Metro was never in. Incubus had to drop most of his contacts after major problems with the post! He has only 50 contacts left now and the days of megaswapping are over! VISION X-Radical/NIRVANA joined. Express to the top
CURVE and Bitmania died now 100%. Rumours said that TRANCE is dead. Benno (Leader) shall have left for EXCESS and the mag "Ahead" is now under EXCESS label. "Scenario" is the new papermag of TRINOMIC made by Mr. Legal Besides X-Tro and Curly Sue was kicked out. AXEL is dead. MNS/AXEL new handle is now Sailor. He makes a new polish mag called ASTORIA. Code by: Hithot/SLT and Zephyr/IFX Graphics: Croise/ESM No more Single News?
Top 20 Mega Allround Charts Well, it´s always the same fucking thing when a new charts idea is born. It´s hard to realize. Well, to make a long story short, we got to few votes to present you here the "Elite charts ´93". But don´t be sorry,angry or whatever, because Enduro found an- other neat idea of allround charts, which we´ll present you here! The following charts was 100% done by Enduro so all applouse to him. (OK, now Martin?) Just some words to my old idea with the "elite charts". Please still send me your votes if you haven´t done this yet. Because we´ll release these charts when we got enough votes! First some facts about these new allround charts: * All types of groups have a chance to enter, not only demo or cracker-groups. * All members in the group on the charts are at least registrated in one counted magazine. * I count each point a member or a mag receives in the selected disc-magazine. * The charts is based on votes from these mags. - Moonlight #04 - Splash #15 - Scene Observer #07 - Miracle #07 - Remark #17 - Network #05 - Link #10 - Newspress #08 (As you can see there´re some changes of the selection, but don´t blame me, blame the editors which haven´t released their mags under this period like: CLIQUE,TRINOMIC,OXYRON,... But the charts shows you a 100% fair view of the 20 strongest allround groups in the scene for the moment!) (). L Group Suppliers: Points 1. 1 LEGEND Crackergroup: 3482 (Europe) Demogroup: 12 Shock: 2830 Tot. 13897 Powerplant: 2357 XXX: 1269 Doc: 1100 Antitrack: 948 Fletch: 149 A-Man: 1750 2. 2 FLASH INC. emogroup: 3335 (Sweden) Hotshot: 1066 Zodiac: 2558 Tot. 10713 Moon: 1064 Metal: 524 Creeper: 1812 Crept: 234 Zoris: 120 3. 3 CREST Demogroup: 2644 (Germany) Crossbow: 2156 Vision: 142 Tot. 8058 Maduplec: 129 Drax: 1748 Deek: 325 MSK: 152 Xayne: 125 Bizzmo: 591 GBF: 46 4. 6 OXYRON Demogroup: 2190 (Germany) Addybook: 1772 Scene Observer: 487 Tot. 6179 Pravda: 45 TTS: 1439 Axis: 66 Pri: 99 Dave: 31 Amarok: 12 Kirk: 38 5. 5 CENSOR Crackergroup: 15 (Sweden) Demogroup: 1781 Bob: 794 Tot. 6111 Danko: 1673 Dragon: 1560 Sensei: 288 6 9 FAIRLIGHT Crackergroup: 372 (Sweden) Demogroup: 1110 T.R. (ex-WN): 698 Tot. 5901 Bacchus: 126 Enduro: 72 Tron: 861 Oxidy: 83 Ogami: 2416 Sarge: 85 Ranger: 22 Red Devil: 55 Aaron: 1 Joy / CRSR right
Top 20 Mega Allround Charts ff.
(). L Group Suppliers: Points 7. 4 LIGHT Demogroup: 2382 (Sweden) Smooth Criminal:45 Flamingo: 1851 Tot. 5771 Yabba: 1133 Bappalander: 279 Goblin: 81 8. 7 ILLUSION Crackergroup: 2815 (Europe) Immortal Flash: 749 Sauron: 889 Tot. 5476 Derbyshire Ram: 546 Enemy: 116 Fist: 84 Radar: 33 Baze: 244 9. 13 TRIAD Crackergroup: 938 (Sweden) Demogroup: 1937 Gamers Guide: 99 Tot. 4788 King Fisher: 593 JFK: 181 Alfatech: 73 TDM: 252 Incubus: 675 Arcon: 87 Mr.Ammo: 63 Tech: 44 10. 10 CLIQUE Script: 4713 (Turkiey) Remix: 75 Tot. 4788 11. BLACKMAIL Demogroup : 3250 (Holland) Hein Holt : 4497 Orc : 200 Tot. 7947 12. TALENT Crackergroup: 4324 (England) Bod : 2904 Tot. 7228 13. TRIAD Crackergroup: 1529 (Sweden) Demogroup : 2794 Gamers Guide: 252 Tot. 7124 Incubus : 956 Tech : 78 Wingo : 53 Mr. Ammo : 25 SMD : 260 JFK : 245 King Fisher : 801 Alfatech : 131 14. ARCADE Crackergroup: 2854 (Germany) A-Man : 3205 Tyree : 108 Tot. 6193 Hok : 26 15. ENIGMA Crackergroup: 3274 (Germany) Penthagon : 243 Elegance : 420 Tot. 6189 Chrysagon : 1950 Ignorance : 302 16. CAMELOT Demogrouup : 2899 (Denmark) Glasnost : 2503 Cruzer : 523 Tot. 6060 Slammer : 135 17. SUCCESS Crackergroup: 2742 (Europe) Nightshade : 854 Airwolf : 323 Tot. 5174 Guzzler : 37 Dannie : 87 Shocker : 10 Steel : 17 Burglar : 1104 18. M.O.N. Jeroen Tel : 4755 (Belgium) Tot. 4755 19. DOM Crackergroup: 2938 (Denmark) Demogroup : 197 Dogfriend : 1157 Tot. 4731 Rockstar : 425 Twist : 14 20. OFFENCE Demogroup : 1738 Slowpoke : 467 Red Wiz : 525 Pal : 512 Yup : 1347 The Future of the groups... - ENIGMA´n BLACKMAIL will soon quit.(More in Secret Letters) - FLASH INC. will claim after their mega-demo (Prometheus Unbound) - CENSOR will fall as they nearly only work on consoles. - BRUTAL will disappear when Brutal Recall is dead! - CAMELOT should claim after the release their mag.
Facts about the "Elite charts"
To make the story as short as possible I´ll only tell you the most important facts. Well, to make fair charts, we need votes from guys which knows what they vote so, we´ll make here this "elite fair charts". This look so, that cracker vote for cracker, artists for artists,... So if you are a: Musician, tell us your TOP 10 Musician charts Cracker, tell us your TOP 10 cracker charts. Artist, tell us your TOP 10 Artists charts Coder, tell us your TOP 10 Coder charts Well, you see we only need your TOP 10 charts every month. Not much work and so the most fair charts would be makeable! Tell us your charts be mail or post it on our Warez Aquarium board. The Reformation Votes XXXXXXXXXXX. XXX X-XXXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXXX +XX/XXXXX/XXXXX (Gerald) just on Sunday! Warez Aquarium +XX/XXX-XXXXX Well, of course not everyone is allowed to vote so just tell us your votes, if you´re on the following lists... Crackers: Powerplant, Doc, Bod, XXX, Chrysagon, Dogfriend, Sauron, Antitrack, Rockstar, Benson, Mr. President, Crossfire, Fletch, Enemy, Psycho, Fen 1, Wild One, Bacchus, Burglar, Painkiller, Ignorance, Arrogance, Jihad, Richie, Sting, King Fisher, Mr. Wax, Curlin, Wildcat, B-Wyze, Syndicate, TCH, Gene, DMC, Darklord, Tracer, Golum, Psychobilly, Derby Ram, Injun Inc., Astaroth, Racoon, Trasher, Amnesty, Jack Alien, Tyger, Hero; Coder: Crossbow, Flamingo, Glasnost, Zodiac, Tron, TTS, Yup, Bob, Maduplec, Yabba, SES, Gremlin, Sam, Alf, Depeh, Olav M0rkrid, Scroll, Mc Sprite, Vision, Syllinor, D´Arc, Asp, O. Stiller, CLF, Unifer, King Fisher, BX, Sam, Exilon, Oxidy, TCH, Phanter/CD, Cruzer, Slammer; Graphician: Ogami, Ranger, Hein Holt, Redstar, R.Nygaard, ANS, Red Wiz, Dragon, Mirage, Creeper, Vip, Paladin, Orc, Sparkler, Sensei, Zoomo, Rebel MC, Crept, Roman, Joe/Antic, Pal, Atte, Creat, Thunder, Cop, Bizzmo, Gotcha, Compyx, Electric, GC Sinn, Viny, Wave, Napalm; Musician: Kristian Rostoen, Joeren Tel, A-Man, Drax, Tim Follin, Markus Schneider, J.Bjerregaard, Guy Shavitt, R. Ouwehand, Danko, Matt Gray, Geir Tjelta, Metal, The Syndrom, Laxity, Zardax, Mixer, Scortia, Rage, Red Devil, Steel, Link, Soren Lund, Bappalander, Edwin van Santen, Falco Paul, Tracker, Page, Charles Deenen, Moon, JCH, Avalon, Ratpoison, TDM, MSK, Xayne, Deek, Lars Hoff, Jesper Olsen, Griff, Daw, Swallow, Tjagvad; FLT - The finally Reformation...
General shits Well probably you´ll see that in this chapter are quite few adresses this time, that´s because,... you know it, because the fast release date. I guess you don´t care and so do we. We´re heavy-We´re hard and smart!
Lynx/ex-Paramount XXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXXXX. X XXXX XXX-XXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXX ++XX / (X)XXXX - XXXX Amiga 600 + C64 Black Priest / Fairlight XXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXX. XXX XXXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXXX ++XX / (X)XXXX - XXXXX TDJ / Focus XXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXXXXX XXXXXX XX XXXX XX, XXX XXXX XXXXXXX ++XX/ XX - XXXXXX Sailor / ex-AXEL XXXXX XXXXXXXXX X.X. XXX XX XX-XXX XXXXX XXXXXX ++XX / XXXX - XXX The Reformation! - All you need!
More than just swappings
For BULLET PROOF, Swap, TEKKNO - TRANCE - HOUSE tapes, Modem utis. and friendship: Ikarus / RSI + AFL ´70 XXX XXXXXX X XXXX XXXXXX XXXXXXX And that´s it
Introductions and Sorrys Hmm, when you´ve read the "Editorial" chapter you´ll await an interview with Airwolf/SUCCESS here.... BUT as there went something wrong with the post I haven´t got it in time. Also the modem way failed, as I haven´t got Norman´s number! It´s curious, his adress you can found in nearly every mag but his phone number seems to be Top Secret. Not even some SCS members has known it. But, to make you a bit happy I decided to put an old, already re- leased interview with Antitrack/LEGEND here. As this one was one of the most interesting ones and we guess it´s better to release an old interview than none. Or? The interview with Airwolf/SUCCESS will be released in the 3rd issue then, if all works right. Lame fucking comments all the time
The Reformation nostaly interviews
TR = The Reformation A = Antitrack/LEGEND TR: Salute Alex! Everyone knows you but anyway some details about you would be nice. A: In christmas 1982 a little boy called Alex happend to find a Commodore 64 under the tree and guess what, he´s still using the same computer till now! (Even the keyboard is the same... lovely.... ergh!!!!!) Now, this guy is a bit older orcourse (23 years to be precise...) and, he´s better known under his pseudo "ANTITRACK of LEGEND", and he still knows how to handle this little computer! TR: You are quite inactive at the time. What´s up? A girlfriend? A: Oh no, I´m not that inactive at all, but you guys just don´t see what I´m doing, because it´s not a crack and I don´t release it. In other words, I´m frequently programming little tools and routines for myself, and I´m also the only one who can handle them, so it´s useless to release stuff like that. But don´t worry, every now and then, there is an original that is supposed to be difficult or a lot of work, so then I´m there again.. Girls are still allowed to send their proposal of marriage to my P.O. Box hahaha.... TR: You was the one who made COSMOS strong. You was the one who made Austria famous. Many guys says that you are the best cracker ever! You are a legend! So why don´t you make money with your great abilities? Like Snacky/GP with crack protections or something like that... A: I was the one who made COSMOS strong? Oh no, that must be a mistake! I rather believe that SSD/COSMOS was the most active guy. Cracking has never been a problem (at least not for me), but getting the originals, megaswapping and modem and having all the important connections was rather SSD´s job So far about COSMOS... About the money, I can happily tell you that my first game, "Five a row", already was sold to GAME ON and I made a profit of $580 for that one. Actually it was sold for $1340, but the music costed $80, the travel to Germany to fetch the money costed $80 aswell, and the guy who made the graphics, who sold the game to MAGIC DISK, who had the game concept also wanted to earn ...ehm... $600, if I not mistaken. Well, and we´ll start another game soon. (But don´t hold your breath, I´m a kinda slow during programming...) TR: McSprite told me that you need 8 min for a cartridge crack! Is that right or just a rumour? A: Well, I suppose I´ve been misunderstood. The whole crack of "SHADOW OF THE BEAST" took an afternoon ofcourse. You know, loading, crunching and saving and linking all the files and playtesting took this time. What those 8 min were about: It was the time to study how the cartridges is constructed and to choose a strategy to crack it. All the other time was only executing my strategy and in this phase, no more surprises showed up ofcourse. In general, when people ask me how long it took me to crack something, I usually tell them how long I had to study the protection in order to choose a strategy to crack it. I do not consider all the loading,saving, crunching, testing etc. As a real "WORK". Everyone knows how to handle "DARK SQUEEZEER" so crunching, for example, is Darksqueezer´s work, not the cracker´s one! -->
TR: Who is in your opinion the best cracker ever?
A: That´s difficult. On the 64, I was more impressed by the old guys´ works around 1985-1988, (Mister Zeropage, Teenside Cracking Service, Jedi, etc...), and nowadays? Well, Rockstar or Horizon/NEI are brilliant as always, but I suppose the best cracker moved away from the C64 quite a while ago and is rather being found on Amiga, guys like H.Q.C. etc. I do know some bright local Amiga people and they do rather fit in the best cracker ever category. (e.g. King Georg/ex- SUBWAY or in whichever group he is now). Far be me, however, to judge people! I like everyone who´s doing great work, not "just" cracking, but making music, graphics, demos, games and tools. TR: What´s your opinion to the lame little 20-100 blocks long self- written games by some coder who wanna just earn some quick money? A: Oh well, as my own game is 83 Blocks it does fit into this category! Ofcourse I always delete games like that (my one too.... oooops!) But if a game is particluarily very bad and it´s not the fault of the guy who sells it, but the fault of the guy who buys this crap! (Walter Konrad, you´re free to guilty now! (Grin!)) TR: Has anyone teached you how to crack? A: Nope, I found out everything by myself. Which took quite some time. TR: Who was the original supplier in glory COSMOS days? And who is it now? A: In COSMOS, SSD was responsible to get the originals, and I can vaguely remember he had 4 guys in England who bought them for us. Nowadays, my fellow LEGEND members (any of them) might send me something that is supposed to be lots of work. I really don´t like to work on simple or non-existant copy protections, you know. TR: Well, let´s stop here with all this shit. Keep Austria ruling... Bye friend... A: It wasn´t shit. So long.... TR: Yeah! Sure it wasn´t! Thanks for the interview.. Interviewer was Black Priest
Again troubles with Crossfire/Epic Article by Jack Alien/Alpha Flight 1970 All of you kknow the dude called Crossfire but did you know that all his so-called "1st releases" are "re-releases"? Not? Well, so you´re on the right place. Read this letter and you know that he´s a god damned motherfucker. First of all the originals: I swapped a long time ago with him and I sended him sometimes new originals which were not older than 2 weeks. After some day (or weeks) he wrote back and told me that he´ve got my originals some days before. But on the disc was the cracked version from him. The best comes... He sended me some originals who was much older than mine (over 2 weeks up to 4 weeks!), and there was some new cracked games on his disc, too. But he sended me not the originals from his cracks, only after they were older than 2 weeks! Over to the so-called "1st releases" He cracked the game DYNAMITE BENCH and gave it to EMPIRE to fix this game. Ok, EMPIRE fixed it. But ... the game is the same like DYNAM-X and was cracked by ACTION in May 19??. OK if you don´t believe me so look out for both games and check´em out from $6000 to $????. You´ll see that both games have nearly the same coding. He changed only the intro and the name. And there were 2 more but I can´t remember the names. Now I heard that EMPIRE fixed again a crack from Crossfire of EPIC, and someone found out that this game is again a re-release. So I ask you... can Crossfire make real 1st releases or not? OK, over to cracking games: I got his version from POPEYE´s and I laught about his version because... 1. Many sprite bugs in level 2 2. If you´re GAME OVER the game jumps to a little routine which checked the addy $8ed0 (or so...?) that there stands "start". But you must know that in the original is a file with the name "start" and this file will be loaded if you´re game over. So you can press fire as much as you want and the game restarts never again. And the levels overload the addy $8ed0 !!! So the name isn´t there again. 3. When you finished all levels the game wants to load the end-sequence... but there´s no end-sequence on disc so the game fucks up. ALDERAN: He packed all levels and I ask you why? All levels are the same like in the game. So he spreaded a 270 blocks version. (the biggest I´ve ever seen!) I made a 172 blocks version (156 blocks main + 16 blocks end-sequence, of course only 2 files!). UGH: There´s again no end-sequence on disc. So you can see that he´s only a totally lamer and I can´t believe that so many guys vote for him or his group!?! I´ve nothing against the other members from EPIC but against a pisshead like Crossfire. War across the world - what a shit!
Hunter/Paramount is an asshole!
Article by Lynx/ex-Paramount Maybe you all know, that Hunter planned a copyparty on the 3/4.4.1993 in the "Westfaehlischer Hof" in Borghorst. Party invitations and a disknote were spreaded, As we (Slayer, I, X-Tro and Reject) arrived there, we were shocked. The "West-Faehl- ischer Hof" was closed 25 years ago! Also Bigfoot waited infront of this building. With the time more and more guys arrived (SUNRISE,COMIC PIRATES to name a few). We waited till 17 o´clock, and we drived meanwhile to Hunter´s home, but he was not there. Some people called the police, because some guys throw the window from the building in. But, the police was FRIENDLY!!! They organized a new room for us, were we can sleep and held OUR party. It was in a youth hotel. The bad thing was, that one guy (don´t know exactly who) shouted out some nazi paroles. One turk heard it. He called some more from his gang, and they slag on Slayer/ex-Paramount and Decoy/Sunrise. How stupid, they followed us to the youth hotel, but we called the police again. They were by us, when the turk cames. They came with 3 cars and a motorbike, and again the police managed it to get a few room for us. The town is called Burg-Steinfurt and is 6 km away from Borghorst. It was a sporthall. We felt save in this sporthall, and we played a bit football. For sure, it was no copy- party, but a nice meeting to the end. After some hours, the turks stand infront of the doors from the hall. So far, we called the police again. Neverless, they came too late, but it was not the fault from the police. The turks thought then, that I shouted the Nazi paroles. So, one of them gave me a bang to my head. As I was on the floor ground more turks came, and they ragged on me One with a fingerring, one with an baseballracket onto my back. 3 other turks were ragging with their feeds to me. After that, I have now a very "blue eye" and many blue flecks. Some minutes later, the police came and I restored a notice. I hope that the police will find the turks, and that the turks will be throw out of Germany! Mayy you think that these hard words, but you know, that I´m absolutely no nazi. And after that, I´m no nazi, but it´s not fair to rag on guys, which doesn´t shouted any nazi-paroles, or? What I don´t understand, that these turks took all so seriious, and came with 20-30 people to us. Anyway, I don´t know why they shouted the nazi-paroles, but maybe it is cool? Fact is, in Germany aree living good germans and bad germans also good turks and bad turks. One of my best friend is a turk. Sometimes, if I meet him, I say to him:" Yo old turksucker!". It´s a joke, and he take it as a joke. So, the reason why I left PARAMOUNT is clear now. Hunter fooled uss all, also Bigfoot/ex-PARAMOUNT. I can´t stand with an asshole in Paramount, also Bigfoot left now Paramount. It seems, that Slayer quitted due to that the 64 again and went to Amiga. (red: They guy who shouted the nazi paroles was REJECT of ex-HITMEN. Just to mentioned!) Troubles, troubles, troubles, troubles
Tests, Reviews and Previews Coma Light SQR 71 / OXYRON Parts:4 Rating: 89% This demo was again meant as a "light" demo, because it includes the parts which are too bad for the soon coming COMA LIGHT 9. But TTS proved again his quality and his vector excesses. Code: TTS Graphics: TTS, RRR Musics: Andre, Pri Highlights of this demo: - 2560 Plot scroll - Record! - Complex vectors - new art of plotball with 4096 plots! - 7 colours inconvex vectors Beyond Reality / Focus Parts: 5 Rating: 80% Code: X-Byte,TDJ,Compyx,Jacye GFX: PDB,Compyx MSX: JVD,MSK,GM,ALD,HP - nice loader GFX by Compyx! Hard Target / Paradize Parts:6 Rating: 69% Yes, you see PRZ is still alive and this demo was meant to be a "We are not dead" demo. The code and graphics are made by Silco. Musics was made by some various composers. There are no real highlights in this demo, just some more or less good graphics by Silco and some nice codings but no revolutions... The Culture / Cult Parts:10 Rating: 60% Code: Cliff,Rogue,Odie,Lucky GFX: Galland,Montana,Valiant,Rogue,Cliff MSX: Top Secret,Marshall,Gero,Crush - except some parts and the music this demo is rather bad. Like in 1990! - lame vector equalizers. Sorry for so few tests, but through the fast release of this issue we couldn´t get more demos. If you want to be sure that YOUR demo will be tested just send it us and we´ll do it. In the end of 1993 you´ll see your demo then in the hall of fame 1993! Warez Aquarium ++XX/XXX - XXXXX
Euro Future News Burp, again few infos here but HOT ones and that counts! Elysium There might be an Elysium party soon. The party place will be located near to the polish border. Fairlight Remember to our last issue? We wrote that FLT maybe will make a C64+RAM convertation of the Amiga game PINBALL DREAMS After a small talk with Tron, we know now that the same guy who wrote the ball routine on the Amiga will probably come to Bacchus place and code it on the C64. But it´s still nothing promised yet! Paradize Their new demo will be named "2nd best". The guys who will create it are: Code: Dub 1, Dennis, Ventura, Anorganic Graphics: Silco, Hobbit, Genius, Cybex Musics: some various famous ones. Hey, why did you not vote for us?
Did you know that... ....... the US fixer Horizon/NEC is a hungarian called Zoltan? ....... the first version of the legendary music editor "Future Composer" was done by Charles Deenen but illegal spreaded by FIG/ . Charles was quite angry about that! ....... Surfer/ACTIVE was in a cool TV-Show (Megafon) in Sweden? He had even wore "Active" T-Shirt! Cool! ....... Powerplant/LEGEND is just 17 years old? The german terror monks!
ENTROPY party 1993
Article by Bulldozer/Entropy Welcome to the update on the ENTROPY party coming: June 26th,27th in Rotterdam The party will start at 17.00 cet and go on with it till 02.00 cet only to continue on Sunday 12.00 cet till 0.00 cet. Of course there will be a demo compo and a GFX compo but what is special is the BLACK PANTHER competition for the nasty and mean award, so start practising now! We told you in Tribune #35 we were having problems with the location for the party. Well, that is solved as well. The new location that will stand for 100% will be: Cafe Betist Jonker Frankstraat 100a Rotterdam Tel: +XX/(X)XX - XXXXXXX Indeed the pub I´m working in will be the partyplace! Owner Hans´ Bos has promised us a full co-operation and he´ll even make sure there is a screen with a lenght of 3 meters! How to get there??? 1) By Train: Go to Rotterdam CS, then take the underground to Beurs (3rd stop), from there take the other underground to Ommoord Zevenkamp and go two stops to Oostplein, from there take tram to Kleinweg for two stops, round the corner right and walk 100m. There will be signs to direct you to the pub. 2) Bus From Rotterdam CS, take the bus .. to Crooswijk for four stops and walk 500m back 3) By Car from Germany Go to Rotterdam, take the split Rotterdam centrum, drive straight on till you come on a round- about, take I three- quarthers, follow the road into a chicane, then turn left at the traffic lights and drive on for 100m and then it´s on your right. 4) By Car from Belgium Cross the bridge over the Nieuwe Maas (Van Brienenoord-Burg) and take thee Rotterdam centrum split. Follow the roundabout three quarters and follow the boulevard till you see a tropical swimmping pool called Tropicana at your left, then turn right at the first traffic lights. Pick up the trail of the tram which curves from the left and right on your way, pass the metro station and then turn left. At the 2nd traffic lights, turn right andd after 100m you´re there. 5) By car from the docks of England See from Germany Okay, that´s all you need to know, be sure to attend this party. If you want to stay we have some space at the time and there are cheap hotels near. For information call write or call: Bulldozer / Entropy XXXXX XXXXXX XXX. XXXXXXXXXXX XXX XXXX XX XXXXXXXXX XXX XXXXXXXXXXX I understand no dutch!?!
Searching for a driver to the Light
party? Article by Airwolf/SUCCESS Well friends if you don´t have a driver to the Light party in Sweden you can drive with me (us). We search for some guys to drive with us. This year we drive with a bus, so when you live near... ...Venlo/Holland... ...Duesseldorf... ...Dortmund... ...Paderborn... ...Bielefeld... ...Hannover... ...Hamburg... ...Kiel... ...Bremen/Germany... ...and you will drive with us then please write or call me (Airwolf/ SCS). At the moment we´ve 40% of our bus full so enough space for more. Reach me under: Airwolf / Success XXXXXX XXXXXXXXXX XXXXXXXX-XXX. X XXXX XXXXXX X XXXXXXX (red.: The text was a bit changed by us because Normans bit lame english) Hey Spalter! Right Norman?
Current Scene Records In this new chapter we´ll show the world the current scene records. I think this is easy to undeerstand and we need not spent more words on it. Of course we don´t know all records so, if you have done one or just beat one just tell it us with a little prove and you´ll be shown here until this mag will die! We would be also glad if you tell us when we write a wrong record. The chapter is shared in 3 sub-chapter: 1) Coding records! Who is the best? 2) Pioneers! First routines by whom? 3) Curious! Curious records The Coding records sub-chapter is also shared in: a) Bob records b) Plots records c) Vector records d) General records The Pioneers sub-chapter is shared in: a) FLI stuff b) Vector stuff c) General stuff just to get a bit outfit in this chapter. You can see this chapter as HALL OF FAME. --> Time to show the world who rules!
a) Bobs records Highest amount of 7 colour multi- colour resolution doublesinus shade- bobs This record is held by AXIS and GRAHAM (both OXYRON) with 4. They made this in their demo COMA LIGHT 8. Highest amount of bobs in a scroll 1536! Again made by TTS/Oxyron in FANTASIA 3! b) Plots records Highest amount of plots in a scroll (1 frame) At the moment it is by 2560. Done by TTS/OXYRON in COMA LIGHT SQR 71. 512 more plots than in COMA LIGHT 8! Highest amount of plots on a screen 16384 plots made TTS/Oxyron in their demo FANTASIA 3. This demo was meant as "light" demo as the parts in it was the ones who are to bad to be in a "full" OXYRON demo! Most amount of plots in a plotball TTS/Oxyron made a plotball with 4096 plots. c) Vector records Highest amount of surfaces in a Glenz vector 40! Made by TTS/OXYRON in COMA LIGHT 8. d) General records Highest amount of mega D.Y.C.P.´s At the moment it is by 15 mega DYCP. This record was done by SLAMMER/Camelot in their demo "Produkthandler kom her" He just made it to show how easy it is to beat Crossbow´s record, who made 11 of them. Btw, rumours said that someone in WOW made 22 mega DYCP´s but nothing proved yet! Highest amount of multi plexed Sprites It´s NOT done by McSprite who beated all records in the past, but SES/Genesis even beats all with 250! Biggest char D.Y.C.P. A guy of HOAXERS made in FRANTIC 2 a 8x8 char D.Y.C.P. Highest resolution of a GFX Walt/Bonzai made a 320 x 200 (Amiga) resolution in LETHAL DISPLAY 4. FairLight - the perfect team!
a) FLI stuff First FLI rubber Kerfrens bars Done by AXIS/Oxyron in COMA LIGHT 8. Btw, he made 48 of them. First real char/FLI splitter Done by GRAHAM/Oxyron in COMA LIGHT 8. First FLI tech tech Done by McSPRITE/Cosmos Designs in their same called demo COSMOS DESIGNS. To realize this effect he worked a whole night! First flexible scroll over AFLI Done by DEPEH/Antic in their demo BEYOND IMIGATION. b) Vector stuff First zoomable TV-vector cube Done by FLAMINGO/Light in BRUTALITY! First filled TV-vector cube Done by TTS/Oxyron in their demo COMA LIGHT 8. First filled vector Done by ZODIAC/Flash Inc. in their demo PARTY ATTRACTION. First animated line vectors Done by Swoffa/NOICE in their demo GOATLAND which made the 3rd place in the demo compo at the Light party ´92! First pixelized vector Done by EXILON/Horizon in their last demo THE LAST TRAKKTOR 3. c) General stuff First Shade plotter Done by D´ARC/Topaz in their demo PROBLEMCHILD. First char/hires splitter Done by BOB/Censor in WONDERLAND 9. First Silent bars Done by SLIDE/Oxyron in COMA LIGHT 8. First 8-bit sample Done by BOB/Censor in WONDERLAND 9. The sample made Swallow/Censor! First mag ever! It´s not 100% sure but we guess MAGNETIC DREAMS/Magnetix was before SEX´N CRIME. First lightscorced plotball Done by Swoffa/NOICE in GOATLAND. First 7-colour Raytracer Done by WALT/Starion in their demo OKSEN. First JOY controlled Raytracer Also done by WALT/Starion in OKSEN. Shit, where is my brain?
Biggest phone bill
Probably it´s BLACK PRIEST/Fairlight with 21.562 oeS (= more than 10.000 SKR or 3000 DM). (Maybe Tron could beat this record.) Biggest scene member It was GHOST/ex-CRUSADE who was 2.03m high, but I don´t know if he´s still active! Heaviest scene member We still search for it. Most issues of a mag It was MAMBA/Crazy (Ikari+Talent) with 25 issues. Biggest mag It was MAGNATIC DREAMS/MNX which lifed 12 issues and needed 1 whole disc (both sides). Most creative scene member It is Maduplec/CREST who actually works as Coder, Musician, Graphician and swapper). Longest demo serie At the moment it is Censor´s Wonderland demos with 9 parts. The 10th part is also planned. Also Oxyron´s Coma Light serie is at the moment by 8 parts but the 9th part should be released at the LIGHT party. How many beer, is hier?
Who rules now?
Again a "Who rules" chapter? Yes but here we´ll show the charts which guys made the most records or first routines. We won´t say that these charts shows the best coders nowadys but it shows which guys made the most best/first routines. Of course the charts now aren´t very fair because there are many records missing but that will be better in future. Best coders: Pl. Name Group Amount 1. TTS OXYRON 5 2. Axis Oxyron 2 3. Graham Oxyron 1 Slammer Camelot 1 SES Genesis 1 Walt Bonzai 1 Most creative coders: Pl. Name Group Amount 1. BOB CENSOR 2 Walt STARION 2 SWOFFA NOICE 2 4. Axis Oxyron 1 Graham Oxyron 1 McSpriteCosmos Designs 1 Depeh Antic 1 FlamingoLight 1 TTS Oxyron 1 Zodiac Flash Inc. 1 Exilon Horizon 1 D´Arc Topaz 1 Slide Oxyron 1 Wanna buy second hand cartridges?