FULL MOTION VIDEO ON A 1981 IBM PC WITH CGA VIDEO ADAPTER

FULL MOTION VIDEO ON A 1981 IBM PC WITH CGA VIDEO ADAPTER

One more demoscene post if you don’t mind.

Awesome technology to play full motion video with in sync audio on very slow puters using text mode or very low res.
Courtesy of Trixter [Jim Leonard] / Hornet



8088 CORRUPTION [2004]
Demo page



8088 DOMINATION [2014]
Demo page



8088 CORRUPTION VS 8088 DOMINATION



THIS IS HEAVY!!!!

COMPREHENSIVE DETAILS ON FMV TECH



Trixter confirmed that he was inspired by Spaceballs demo called State of the Art.

SPACEBALLS ► STATE OF THE ART
Demo page




And one more honourable mention of code excellence.
Modern hackers from Booze Design managed to push 1Mhz [!!!!] Commodore64 computer to the upper limits.
I think that even Commodore developers didn’t suspect that such things could be done on this lil’ C64 machine.

BOOZE DESIGN - EDGE OF DISGRACE [2014]
Demo size: ~360Kb
Demo page



Ohh man, how cool is that?