Vestale sous contraintes (exercice ludique en courrier 10) by Yves Trit, Originally from 1992-93. Nudity - watch out!
Originally a perl program including compressed frames and 3 or 4 lines of code to decompress and play the animation, lost this file but found back an output!
ASCII stereograms by David B. Thomas and Jonathan Bowen respectively. Cross your eyes so the two O’s at the top form a 3, and you get 3D.
Mike Wazowski from Monsters, Inc (2001), via pixcam.
Source code for converting text into ASCII stereograms. The source code itself is a also stereogram (cross your eyes to get 3D-effect).
Hermannn2 by Immanuel Hermann, 2001.
Lodis island by adj, via.
Character encoding on the www. Unicode became the most popular standard in 2008 and four years later 60% of all web pages indexed by Google used Unicode. Also interesting to note that Chinese encoding has been doing a sinus wave since 2007.
Robots from the game Portal converted to block ASCII,