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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby grey/msb » Tue Nov 05, 2019 8:40 am

@rmd: max 90mhz. we will have 2 falcons as compo machines.
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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby rmd » Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:05 pm

grey/msb wrote:@rmd: max 90mhz. we will have 2 falcons as compo machines.

Thanks, BTW any plan to improve the compo announcements? I think it was really tricky to know what entry/platform was currently beeing shown last year for non-polish speakers. You don't need to go full "video post-prod" like revision, but a simple monitor with someone typing what's going on would be nice...

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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby grey/msb » Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:41 pm

@rmd: hello again :) we run everything from the real Atari HW, so it cannot be _that_ smooth ;) You know, changing machines, display modes etc. We will try to improve announcement even more. SV staff say both languages (polish & english), but anyway - thx for your suggestion, we will do our best, mate :)
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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby AdamK » Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:09 am

@rmd: hey, at 2am you're struggling with your native language, foreign is another level ;)
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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby kezax » Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:20 am

That's why, if there would be for example a 2nd projector connected to a PC, which would display on the screen before and after each prod, what was the prod name and author, and number of the entry, it would help a lot (no need anymore to use ears :)))

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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby rmd » Wed Nov 06, 2019 4:57 pm

kezax wrote:That's why, if there would be for example a 2nd projector connected to a PC, which would display on the screen before and after each prod, what was the prod name and author, and number of the entry, it would help a lot (no need anymore to use ears :)))

found this backup plan :wink:

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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby grey/msb » Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:54 pm

@kezax: we will see what we can do :) it's a bit too late now, but I will talk to the guys from Compo Stuff to find a good solution.

@rmd: :D

Now, on a lighter note...

20kg (!) of "Silly Fudges" just landed, directly from Milanowek factory, whose sender and sponsor is Maly_Swd! Thanks a lot, Rafał! Candy wrappers designed by mOOnie/MSB.

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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 09, 2019 12:05 am

And now look at these beautiful pearls! Everyone who submits an entry in the Atari Jaguar Game or Demo category at Silly Venture 2k19, will be in the running for one of two LED lit swanky carts which come with the "Superfly DX" game! And as well as the carts, the sponsor of these prizes also gave us two mouse adapters for this console (because there are some new Jaguar games coming up, ported from the ST, and they require them). Matt, thank you so much once again, on behalf of all SV visitors!

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Postby marss » Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:43 am

Nice ;) and thanks to the donators.

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Postby grey/msb » Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:03 am

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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby swapd0 » Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:52 am

grey/msb wrote:Image

Where can I get one of these?

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Postby grey/msb » Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:28 pm

@swapd0: from Matt Buchanan-Smith.

After a hard fight for "Silly Energy Drinks" this year we succeeded! Thanks to help from Adam Kłobukowski (known as AdamK), I managed to cooperate with INTEL, who agreed to support us in this matter :) Drinks are already in production!

As with previous years, it will be given to every visitor for free!

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Postby grey/msb » Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:09 pm

Santa Claus in da House, or... RJ1307 strikes back! Large amounts of prizes, which our friend Rafal overwhelms us with, has started to build up :) What has landed this time in the prize pool?

We have 8 pcs. of the "Lynx Quest" game by the "New Generation" group for the Atari Lynx, who won 1st place in "Atari Gamer Programming Competition" on the 30th anniversary of this console.

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Postby grey/msb » Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:26 pm

Here is the very last SV2k19 video-invite, just 3 weeks before the party! Feel the vibe and join us!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VQ_BBimhe1U&feature=youtu.be

Atari Rulez! :)
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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:02 pm

Guess what? Well, yeah... we have another prize sponsor! ;) This time it's a team from RETROHAX, which adds something to the pool for Atari Falcon fans - small external device (3 pcs.) allowing easy DSP clock switching :) (testing was done with the software like: FalcAmp, Cubase Audio, Zero-X, ANIplayer, CD Writer, Studio SON or Audio Tracker).

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THANKS A LOT!

And we encourage you to check the https://RETROHAX.NET offer.
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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby rmd » Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:57 am

Grey I have another question about the compos, why is there some 4chn and 8chn .mod music compos? Isn't mod an amiga format? :evil:

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Postby grey/msb » Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:30 pm

@rmd: oh well... ;) maybe it is... but STe plays them way better than Amiga, so who cares anyway? ;)

Look at this picture below - it says more than thousand words... yes, it's happening! I am more than proud - my childhood heros come to SV! Yay! \o/

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Re: Silly Venture 2k19 - keeping the legacy of the ATARI scene alive!

Postby rmd » Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:45 pm

grey/msb wrote:@rmd: oh well... ;) maybe it is... but STe plays them way better than Amiga, so who cares anyway? ;)

Look at this picture below - it says more than thousand words... yes, it's happening! I am more than proud - my childhood heros come to SV! Yay! \o/

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amazing :cheers:

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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:01 pm

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THURSDAY - 5th December at 08:00pm (organizational meeting)

People who want to help in preparations for the event are traditionally welcome and desired :) There will not be much work, because this year a team will be hired to bring the tables andassemble them.

FRIDAY - 6th December

at 06:00am - gate opening
at 10:00am - show of the demoscene releases - from VCS, through XL/XE, ST/STe, Lynx, Falcon & Jaguar.
at 01:00pm - "Silly Talks" - part #1
at 02:30pm - crazy compo - Dezemberfest!
at 03:00pm - show of the best demoscene releases from Silly Venture 2000-2018 - part #1
at 04:45pm - assembly in front of the building, journey in "Hummer H2" lomousine - each group 18 persons
for one ride (so we need to make a few!). destination - "Miasto Aniolow" club ("City Of Angels"), where the official opening of the event will take place, and... regulars know :) The journey in accompaniment of demos displayed inside, listening to chip-tune music and glass of champagne :) This year we will be moving in a new "Hummer H2" version :) The difference is not only in colour, but also in equipment... :)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PMbOid- ... e=emb_logo

This is what the "Hummer H-2" journey looked like in 2013, on the way to "Kwadratowa" club, where a concert took place of our Special Guest:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_cont ... e=emb_logo

at 06:15pm - 08:00pm - official SV2k19 opening in "Miasto Aniolow" club ("City Of Angels")
at 08:00pm - devil's show 18+ in the same place
at 08:15pm - come back to the party place
at 09:00pm - Wild Compo, MSX & GFX Compo (all platforms)

SATURDAY - 7th December

at 10:00am - wake up with Red Bull
at 10:30am - surprise-book premiere (unfortunately in Polish!)
at 11:00am - paper-magazine premiere (unfortunately Polish as well, however with BIG surprise for foreign guests too!)
at 11:15am - "Silly Talks" - part #2
at 12:00 noon - "NICK: T" duo - concert (ATARI STE & Commodore C64C)
at 01:30pm - surprise on the occasion of the 30 year anniversary of the Atari Lynx!
at 03:00pm - show of the best demoscene releases from Silly Venture 2000-2018 - part #2
at 04:00pm - WHIP! Pong Compo
at 04:30pm - video presentation of the official opening on friday
at 05:00pm - Intro, Demo & Game Compo (all platforms)

SUNDAY - 8th December

at 10:00am - announcement of results, prize giving
at 14:00pm - door closing
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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:08 pm

Meanwhile in the 53rd issue of the big polish paper magazine... :D Hugs to Lapusz and Hospes!

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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:13 pm

Here is the party-place plan (+reservations). VIP option (1 table = 2 chairs - red color). Yellow color - STANDARD option (1 table = 3 chairs). This year we will have much more extra tables and chairs than in 2018 :) So, don't worry :)

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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:18 pm

A quick look at the prize pool, which is constantly growing! (And this is only a small part of it!)

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Special thanks and big love to KARL MORRIS ! (aka VIDEL)
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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:34 pm

Ah... and how I could forget about THIS!

This is a real treat for people who plan to submit their entries at SV2k19, for Atari 2600 and Atari Jaguar, Albert from AtariAge sent us 4 original games:

Atari 2600:

- Wizard of Wor
- Galagon

Atari Jaguar:

- Speedball 2
- Fantasy World Dizzy

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Thank you so much, Albert!
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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:36 pm

Well, WE HAVE IT! :) We've just received a second entry for Atari Portfolio, which means that the first DEMO COMPO in the history of this platform (not only on SV) is becoming a fact!

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If anyone is ready to submit another entry - go ahead! But let us know until Monday! (So we will think about prizes).
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Postby grey/msb » Sat Nov 30, 2019 10:46 pm

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Cool, eh? :) Well, not really :) In fact, such a provision already exists in the SV2k19 compo rules. We won't reject any entry submitted just before the compo, but any potential risk of failure in presenting it lies with the author of the work. Please keep this in mind. We are unable to check it reliably in such a short time.

MSX/GFX & WILD Compo is planned for friday 6th December at 09:00pm, while INTRO/DEMO & GAME Compo is planned for saturday 7th December at 05:00pm.

We wish You good luck!
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