WELCOME

...to Arok, the ultimate retrocomputer meeting! It is the home of all retro computer maniacs: Commodore, Atari, Spectrum and all those with 8bit CPUs beating inside!

BASIC INFO

Place: Gym of Primary School Simon István Ajkarendek, Hungary.
(N47 08.316 E17 34.344 | Google map)
Use this map for additional information! It includes accomodation, restaurants, etc.
Date: 18-20. July 2014.
Entry fee: to be discussed
(~2-3000HUF)

FEATURES

enough room for up to 100 visitors
sleeping room and shower
cheap food and soft/hard drinks next to the place
live open-air concerts
high quality audio and big screen
common demoscene competitions: gfx, music, demo
live action rpg
game and wild competition
seminars

SCHEDULE

18.07. Friday
12:00 doors open
13:00 live RPG starts
20:00 demo projection: best of oldschool
22:00 projection: Europe in 8 bits - documentary about the chip music scene

19.07. Saturday
SIDRip Alliance concert
competition
...

20.07. Sunday
12:00 doors closed

COMPETITIONS & RULES

demo - max. runtime is 10 minutes
gfx - should be runable, no animation, phases required
music - should be runable, no covers, max. runtime is 3 minutes
remix streamed music - mp3 format, 256kbit, constant bitrate, max. 3 min.
wild - anything that doesn't fit the others above

All entries should be presented at the party for the first time. Showing of phases or parts of your work on FB, CSDB, etc. is not allowed.

All entries will be preselected by the org team. According to the quality it might be preselected or moved to the wild category.

All your demo entries should be runable on stock machines. Sound card for Spectrum and plus4 are although allowed. If you want to release on an exotic hardware, bring your machine and let us know what's needed to put it onto the big screen.

You can enter the competitions with multiple entries.

You can submit your remote entry by email. This way you won't get any price, only the fame remains with your ranking. Send it to arok[at]c64.rulez.org!

Remix (streaming) compo entires need to include original soundtrack (for example .sid) too.