Proof of Concept – Evoflash 64k intro

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EvoFlash have released the first ever 64k intro for Flash Player 10 – “Proof of Concept”. It features some new to Flash effects such as a nice looking multi-ridged fractals voxel landscape and bezier curve tweened particles, with a lovely depth of field effect. This is supported by a thumping 36-voice soundtrack. Again remember it’s a 64KB SWF with no external media.

The intro is nicely put together, harking back to the yesteryear of demo style. It’s a bit “showing off” and self congratulatory, as if they are challenging other Flash demo crews to do better (which might be hard, because there virtually are none!). You are bombarded with the technical facts during the demo, rather than left to enjoy the aesthetics of it. But still, it’s great to see and a bit of a benchmark.

Watch it here: http://mediaerror.com/temp/proof_of_concept_by_evoflash/

Anthology of Flash Demo History Video

The coder behind this demo (Jalava) also gave a presentation at the recent Assembly Summer 2009 Convention entitled the “Anthology of Flash Demo History”. This is fascinating viewing and you can watch it online here. That link is to the h264 QuickTime MP4 file, which is just under 630MB. Don’t let that put you off as  it’s well worth the download or stream if your connection can handle it :)

Posted on August 9th 2009 at 11:54 pm by .
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  • August 16th 2009 at 9:33 pm

    Thanks for this great little movie 😀 Even though it’s very show off and one would rather just enjoy the amazing effect, this is still completely unbelievable to me 😀

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