14:00 Doors open
17:00 Retro Gaming Tournament Registration + Free Training
19:00 Retro Gaming Tournament Start
20:00 Opening Ceremony
20:15 Demoshow: Best of Lockdown
21:00 Retro Gaming Tournament – Finals
22:00 DJ-Set: qm & nr4
23:30 DJ-Set: ronny


12:00 Demoshow: Oldschool
12:00 Deadline for Music + Remote Compos
13:30 DJ-Set: Dipswitch
14:00 Deadline for Wild+Animation Compo
14:00 Deadline for Three-Dee and Graphics Compos
15:00 The Latest and Greatest in Amiga 500 Demo Development (by Bartman / Abyss)
16:00 Music Competitions
17:00 Deadline Demo+Intro Compos
18:00 Graphics Competitions
19:00 Wild+Animation and Three-Dee Compos
20:30 Zeigerkollektiv live
21:30 DJ-Set: Scamp
23:00 Executable Demo Competitions
24:00 DJ-Set: Wayfinder vs. Dojoe back2back


09:00 Voting Deadline
12:00 Demoshow: Orga Favourites
13:00 Prizegiving Ceremony
14:00 End of Party


The Latest and Greatest in Amiga 500 Demo Development (by Bartman / Abyss)

A lot has happened since the release of vscode-amiga-debug at Evoke 2019.
Create your greatest productions yet with a new interactive frame profiler and blitter debugger. Drill down to the last DMA cycle to push Agnus and Denise to their limits.
Learn about the making of Abyss’ 2020/2021 games ‘Tiny Bobble‘ and ‘Tinyus

We want you to dance!

It’s been a long time. Get ready to move your feet to the beat, as we have a great lineup of Deadline residents and new musical guests!

qm & nr4 / Team210

At Deadline we love synthwave since many years already (who still remembers our party theme in 2015?)
Therefore we’re pleased to announce that qm will bring us the finest selection of synthwave tracks, accompanied by stylish live visuals by nr4. Both are members of Team210 and will make you dance like it’s 1983 again!

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We asked Ronny about a fancy text to put here. He replied:

I want you to dance your heart out. Period.


Black Maiden Hi-Fi sends us their representative Dipswitch over from the sunny Switzerland to spin some roots dub music for you to enjoy!

scamp / vacuum

Scamp has been main organizer of the Breakpoint demoparty series, is the main organizer of the elite underground conference, and is a master in offending people. He’s always been in love with what once used to be called “Happy Hardcore”, but today is more commonly called “UK Hardcore” music. As next to nobody is playing UK hardcore anymore these days, he started to learn DJing, and played his first set at Under Construction demoparty 2019. For Deadline, he’s returning to make the crowds bleed by playing cheesy but banging hardcore tunes from back the nineties up to the (rare) newest releases and bootlegs. Replacement legs will not be provided.

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Demoscene classics played by a live rock band? Fuck yeah! Friendly hosts at the Deadline Bar at daytime, Rockstars at night! Zeigekollektiv is back for the 3rd time at Deadline and will present rock versions of a whole bunch of demoscene classics in a way you have never heard before.

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wayfinder vs. dojoe

Dojoe and wayfinder are back like Zwieback: Back 2 Back for the finest dance music to make YOUR backsides move.

Oh, and to sweeten this up even more, Live-Visuals will be provided by pixtur/still, so be ready for an audiovisual extravaganza!

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Best of Lockdown Demoshow

In the past one and a half years many parties happened online – which brought us amazing releases – and a lot of us probably did not have had the chance to experience them on a big screen, with a massive sound system. Therefore we will compile a nice set of demos to enjoy as they’re meant to be enjoyed: On the Big Screen. Kill all audio and lights. It’s demo time!

Orga Favorites

Favourite demos of your favourite organizers 😉

Retro Gaming Tournament – Micro Machines: Turbo Tournament 96

We will play Micro Machines: Turbo Tournament 96 on the Sega Mega Drive. It’s a 4-player title, with two controller-ports built-in into the cartridge. And it’s immense fun! Fasten your seatbelts, get on the controller! Who will be the champion?!