The eighties strike back

By Richard Rippon, Copywriter
22/04/2017

VHS movies with dodgy tracking, Terrahawks and Knightrider on a Saturday, and soundtracks by Jan Hammer or Tangerine Dream. Anyone who grew up in the halcyon days of the eighties will recognise the influences behind this amazing animated short.

Raised on an exclusive diet of such things, Twin Ion Sunset was created by our very own Gareth Wood, who also composed the music. Featuring neon-soaked visuals and a synth wave electronica remix of the infamous Imperial March, it’s a brilliantly nostalgic mashup of Star Wars and Tron. It’s totally rad, man. Time to dig out that shell suit and dance like a robot.

Let's turn heads steal hearts change minds hold hands raise eyebrows open eyes kick arse dance