PlayNET - a mid-1980’s online service for the C64.
Most images from playnet.us.
procedural spaceships for my still untitled petscii shmup.
New York Public Library is experimenting with PETSCII to generate covers for books that don’t have one. Each letter in the title of the book is replaced by a corresponding PETSCII-character in one of its two character sets. So A become ▲ and F becomes ▂ and so on.
Rapid T. Rabbit and Friends Show, with PlayNET - an American online system for Commodore 64. PlayNET was the first service of its kind and later spawned both Quantum Link and AOL.
h/t: Tim Koch
The Yeti Sound Machine, the BOOK! by Raquel Meyers (2014)
8.5” x 8.5” Paperback, 35 Pages and full color #PETSCII!
Get your copy at lulu!
The Yeti Sound Machine was performed at La Gaîté lyrique (Paris,2014). The show presents a magical world, that is made with animated text characters (PETSCII) by Raquel Meyers & 8-bit music by Goto80.
All American BBS - a software to run your own bulletin board. The American way! It’s still in use, for example at Borderline BBS.
Raquel Meyers’ Hot Pop performance live in Jerusalem today. Petscii & teletext.
Photo by Alma Alloro
By Acid Terrorist (top, PETSCII) and Filthy shades of greay (bottom, ANSI). For 1980 by Blocktronics, 2014.
Back to Nature (1982) Commodore videogame, via.
Rain Dance, a demo for Commodore PET made by Bob Carr, 1980. Good stuff!