Genius find by the always great Prosthetic Knowledge blog from Rich Oglesby http://prostheticknowledge.tumblr.com - an 8-bit cardboard game recreation with Monty the hamster roving through all the levels.
"Emilio works on desktop performances, creating different kind of manifestations by the use of Mac OS X. Founder of Triangulation Blog...http://www.triangulationblog.com/
What's not to love in these early computer graphics demo reels...
Japan Computer Graphics Lab (1983)
Japan Computer Graphics Lab (1984)
Japan Computer Graphics Lab (1985)
Johnny Mnemonic Future Internet
Would pretty much be a simple Google search query now...
Lawnmower Man Cyberspace
A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science,1992
The Internet in 1969
"What the wife selects on her console will be paid by the husband on his counterpart console." Hmmm
This made me kinda emotional...
Space 1978 Japanese Commercial
Groovy 1960s Japanese clothing commercial 'YeYe'
Electric Psychedellic Clothing commercial 1978
Yes Yes Yes!
Found via Thomas Way on http://www.sciencedump.com/content/japanese-tron-light-suit-dance
"GIFs are one of the oldest image formats used on the web. Throughout their history, they have served a huge variety of purposes, from functional to entertainment. Now, 25 years after the first GIF was created, they are experiencing an explosion of interest and innovation that is pushing them into the terrain of art. In this episode of Off Book, we chart their history, explore the hotbed of GIF creativity on Tumblr, and talk to two teams of GIF artists who are evolving the form into powerful new visual experiences."