DO NOT WATCH if you are sensitive to flashing lights. DO NOT WATCH. This video is likely not good for your brain or eyes. This video uses 100% locally sourced organic recycled pixels. The theme this weekend is 'repetition' and I think that's covered here. Created for the Weekend Challenge: Vimeo Weekend Challenge
16 top-ranked jobs, squaring off in a tournament for all the marbles!
7 different classic sports game settings!
10 of the most famous (and infamous) commentator calls of all time!
This meeting of minds and pixel-based bodies on the fields of simulated battle decides the ultimate 80's video game championship - The 8-Bit Cup!
Inspired by a Keith Olbermann broadcast Mar 20, 2014.
In homage to great jobs I've had and great calls I've heard over the years.
00:34 "We have the excitement here that we look for!" 00:38 "Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier!" 00:48 "Flutie takes the snap...He drops straight back...has some time..." 00:51 "Now he scrambles away from one hit...looks...uncorks a deep one for the end zone...Phelan is down there... 00:56 "Oh, he got it!... Did he get it?...He got it!" 00:59 "Touchdown! Touchdown! Touchdown! Touchdown! Touchdown!" 01:07 "It's a 60-yard run...could he get across?" 01:11 "He came up one yard short." 01:19 "Lookout here..." 01:22 "A little roller up along first; Behind the bag! It gets through Buckner! Here comes Knight and the Mets win it!" 01:34 "Cournveyer has it on the wing, here's a shot! Henderson makes a wild stab for it and fell" 01:40 "Here's another shot. Right in front. They Score!! Henderson has scored for Canada! Henderson (garbled) " 01:56 "The Giants win the pennant! The Giants win the pennant!" 02:06 "No good! Wide right" 02:13 "They think it's all over... it is now!" 02:17 "There's a little roller up along first...behind the bag! It gets through Buckner! Here comes Knight and the Mets win it! And that was who...? 02:25 "That was..."
(pause) 02:29 "Vin Scully." 02:30 "Yes." 02:31 "Phew." 02:33 "Pull the car around the back after the game, I'm going to strike this sucker out."
Xonco presents: The 8-Bit Cup
original music + sound effects in Milky Tracker
design in Graphics Gale
animation in Macromedia Flash 8
*NOMINATED BEST VIDEO MTV SPAIN 2010 AWARDS
3rd Dailymotion Session Barcelona 2010
Mecal 2010, the International Short film Festival of Barcelona.
NO TABOO FESTIVAL 2009 Rio de Janeiro 4TH International Festival of Animation