Now that party organising across Europe is finally picking up again, debates have sparked around the right level of measures, safety concepts and the vaccine in the demoscene, just like everywhere else. In order to support organisers with reliable numbers, we conducted a survey and… Read more
Welcome to Echtzeit – Digitale Kultur. We are a non profit association supporting all things demoscene in Switzerland. The demoscene is a digital culture and community creating digital arts often represented by computer generated animations running in realtime (hence the name Echtzeit, which is German for realtime). Our association organizes festivals (so called demoparties) and meetups and runs channels for communication and collaboration. We team up with similar organization from all over the world.
We are the organization behind traditional demoscene events like Buenzli – Swiss Demoscene Festival or Demodays and Demonights. In 2021 we launched MountainBytes, an all new Swiss demoparty.
The Introduction for this year’s Proceedings Report probably sounds like many other associations: 2020 was greatly influenced by the emerging COVID-19 pandemic. Despite all, this was not the only defining momentum for the year: after a number of rather quiet years for the association and… Read more