|First and last "real" demo of the PPCS group. Recovered in 2014, after almost exactly 25 years.
|Demo Mine I|
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|Description From The Author|
|"First "part" is a PETSCII PPCS logo with a $FF11-trickery sound effect. It was inspired by the TCS crack intro logo of I-Ball and Auf wiedersehen Monty on the C64.|
Second part is a simple triple-scroller with a dynamically broadened ROM charset.
The piece of music in the first scroller part is written by Peter, a studied musician, one of my secondary school classmates and alleged member though he never really contributed much else as he felt two tones two restrictive (he loved the SID though... sigh...). Unfortunately the two tones got misaligned and the fix never came. The second part's music was coded by me based on a Soviet partisan song.
Both music parts were done with Music-16. Around 2000 I found Peter's music in original source format and fixed the tone alignment.
The border scroller was ripped from Summer Events I believe.
The lady picture is done by SIT and was featured originally in the Fräulein Kinski demo by The Eggman (1987). CSDb link here. The main SID tune is one of my all time favourites.
Both pieces of multicolor bitmap graphics as well as the 2x2 charsets were ripped from C64 using a self-made converter (Kep-Konverter) which is also recovered (but forgot how it worked). The same converter was used to create Picture Show 2 which was supposed to serve as ammunition for a kind of a megademo but I'd lost interest and my C16 broke shortly thereafter."
DEMO MINE I.
WELCOME HERE ! THE OUTSTANDING -=PPCS=- IS PROUD TO PRESENT THE - DEMO MINE I. - FINISHED ON JUNE 18TH,1989 ! FOR ONE THING WE'D LIKE TO GIVE THANX TO PETER FOR THIS REALLY GOOD SOUND ! BUT TO OUR ILL-FORTUNE HE'S A BIT LAZY SO WE SOONER OR LATER WILL RUN OUT OF MUSIC ! A MESSAGE TO -UCH- : WE LIKE THE -ELITE- VERY MUCH BUT THE LOADER OF YOUR VERSION IS BAAAAAD ! YOU'D BETTER REPAIRED IT INSTEAD OF STICKING A BLOCK INCREASER / BUT NICE / PICCY ! ON THE NEXT PAGE / BY PRESSING SPACE / YOU'LL FIND TWO HAIR-RAISING PICTURES AND AN AMAZIN' PARTISAN-SONG ! AND WHAT ELSE YOU NEED TO ENJOY A GOOD DEMO ? OH, BEFORE I FORGET IT : CHOTZA IS NOW A REAL MEMBER OF THE PPCS ! LOOK FOR OUR FURTHER DEMOS AND CRACKED PROGRAMS ! E.G. THE 'MESEL AZ ERDO' ! AND NOW AGAIN...
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BY TONY CROWTHER C WIZARD
HELLO BUDDIES !!! PPCS IS BACK AGAIN WITH A FANTASTIC BRAND NEW DEMO CALLED - DEMO MINE I. - I HOPE YOU LIKE IT ! THE PROFESSIONAL PROTECTION CRACKING SERVICE SENDS GREETINGS TO EVERY CRACKERS AND SWAPPERS ESPECIALLY TO : KALI ( WHERE ARE YOU ? ), CHOTZA (THE TALENT), BEARSOFT, JOE, MOOKIE, SASCHA AND OTHERS ... IF YOU PRESS THE SPACE BUTTON YOU WILL SEE THE OTHER PICCY ADAPTED FROM C64 BY ME ! WHAT ABOUT THE MUSIC ? DO YOU KNOW IT ? IF YOU ARE AMAZED LOOK FOR THE NEXT PART WHICH WILL COME OUT SOON !
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