Emphasys
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Emphasys
Emphasys
Years active 1992-1997
Main activities demos, games, Disk magazines
Founded by Jan-Lieuwe Koopmans, Arjan den Boer, Ben Driesenaar, Marco Nagelhout
Area The Netherlands
Current/final members Jan-Lieuwe Koopmans, Arjan den Boer, Ben Driesenaar
Former members Marco Nagelhout, Wim Bleyie, Rob Gerards, Marcel Spijker
Website unknown

Contents

History

Trivia

  • Ducktales and Coverflow are products of Overflow!, coded and released by Emphasys.
  • Golden Power Disk 12 is one of the few products requiring Graphics 9000.
  • Ben Driesenaar was editor at MSX Mozaïk under the alias Dries Naarbeen.
  • Arjan den Boer drew the famous rising sun intro logo of Sunrise.
  • Arjan den Boer also wrote articles under the alias Ron Benjedaar.
  • Emphasys was very close with Overflow! and RAT.
  • Ducktales got a translation patch to Dutch.
  • Ducktales suffers a bug which forces the player to reset the MSX and enter a password after completing stage 1. This bug doesn't appear when finishing stage 2. The bug has never been found.

Past and present members

  • Jan-Lieuwe Koopmans (Master of Audio): Code, music, graphics, text
  • Arjan den Boer (Dinomight/Ron Benjedaar): Graphics, text
  • Ben Driesenaar (Dr. Driesenaar/Dries Naarbeen/Berend Aranees): Text
  • Reinier Koolmees (Mediaman): Text
  • Marco Nagelhout: Text
  • Wim Bleyie: Text
  • Rob Gerards: Text
  • Marcel Spijker: Text

Third party collaborations

  • Richard Stoffer (Jetsoft): Text, graphics
  • Anne Overwijk (Cerberes): Text
  • Willem Overwijk: Music

Productions

  • Synthe Sector 1 (1992)
  • Synthe Sector 2 (1993)
  • Coverflow! (1994)
  • Golden Power Disk 01 (1992)
  • Golden Power Disk 02 (1992)
  • Golden Power Disk 03 (1992)
  • Golden Power Disk 04 (1992)
  • Golden Power Disk 05 (1993)
  • Golden Power Disk 06 (1993)
  • Golden Power Disk 07 (1993)
  • Golden Power Disk 08 (1993)
  • Golden Power Disk 09 (1993)
  • Golden Power Disk 10 (1993)
  • Golden Power Disk 11 (1994)
  • Golden Power Disk 12 (1996)
  • 3-Square: The Brainfight for Freedom (1993)
  • Ducktales (1994)