ASCII Art
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Text art pictures created with basic keyboard characters in fixed width fonts.  http://asciiartist.com  
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A thesis about ANSI that hates PETSCII

"I was reading an MA thesis in history by Michael Hargadon about ANSI art (pdf). It's an interesting read, but struck me as rather odd, occasionally. Perhaps because it's North American? For example..."

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Borderline BBS - DIAL-UP!!!

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I came up with a PETSCII art ad for Borderline BBS, designed using Kaleidoscope on my C64. This is actually an edited version of the last "frame" of the animated intro graphic that you'll see if you call... Anyway, here's the ad for your viewing pleasure.

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CBM Commander - Download: ASCII -- PETSCII Converter

Converts between ASCII and PETSCII files in either direction.

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Landover BBS | Commodore 128 & PET Alive

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PETSCII Art...

 

Since there is no website currently dedicated to all the great PETSCII Art that was common on Commodore BBS's, I'm thinking about starting one up. However, I currently only have three disks of PETSCII Art files, so I'm looking to increase this collection before starting a website.

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petscii | 8bc - Online Chiptune Media Sharing

petscii | 8bc - Online Chiptune Media Sharing | ASCII Art | Scoop.it

i also wrote a image to petscii converter ^^ it's a bit slow at the moment, but it works, under windows, and once it works fast, i'll make it public

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PETSCII - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

PETSCII - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | ASCII Art | Scoop.it

PETSCII (PET Standard Code of Information Interchange), also known as CBM ASCII, is the variation of the ASCII character set used in Commodore Business Machines (CBM)'s 8-bit home computers, starting with the PET from 1977.

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