Rain Dance, a demo for Commodore PET made by Bob Carr, 1980. Good stuff!

Monday 4/14/2014

1980; petscii; animation; pet;

Raquel’s work for the FULL SCREEN exhibition featured in The Verge. It’s PETSCII-animations on a smartwatch and a big LED-screen.
via thisistheverge

Raquel’s work for the FULL SCREEN exhibition featured in The Verge. It’s PETSCII-animations on a smartwatch and a big LED-screen.

via thisistheverge

Tuesday 4/8/2014

petscii; raquel meyers; 2014; 2010s; exhibition;

pixel8or:

An experiment showing Helvetica rendered in PETSCII characters.Moving the base image reveals clearer ways of rendering each glyph.

pixel8or:

An experiment showing Helvetica rendered in PETSCII characters.
Moving the base image reveals clearer ways of rendering each glyph.

Sunday 3/30/2014

petscii; conversion; 2014; 2010s; fonts;

By Haydi Roket here and then converted into PETSCII here. While famous in the net-art-gif-tumblr-world now, and also an official editor of Tumblr, his demoscene roots shine through now and then.

Thursday 3/27/2014

2014; turkey; petscii; conversion;

By Richard Winters (tumblr). Beatles, the Sound of Music and David Bowie as PETSCIIoid interpretations. 

Monday 3/24/2014

petscii; 2010s; design; conversion;

 The Accident [2014] by AcidT*

The Accident [2014] by AcidT*

Sunday 3/16/2014

PETSCII; C64; demoscene; 2010s; 2014;

The First Ball [2013] by Fit. Released at ZOO 2013.
Watch the full demo here.

Tuesday 3/11/2014

petscii; c64; demoscene; 2010s; 2013;

Yarr! [2014] by Redcrab

Yarr! [2014] by Redcrab

Thursday 2/27/2014

2010s; 2014; c64; demoscene; petscii;

BBS-graphics by Le Geek, 1989. C64 PETSCII.

Thursday 2/20/2014

c64; petscii; bbs; le geek; 1989; 1980s;

BBS-animation by Le Geek, 1989. C64 PETSCII.

Wednesday 2/19/2014

c64; petscii; 1989; 1980s; bbs; le geek;

A Star Trek episode created on a Commodore 64 using the machine’s built-in character graphics by James Gaither in 1986.
The soundtrack was added to a recorded videotape.
Watch the full video here

Tuesday 2/18/2014

PETSCII; basic; c64; 1980s; Star Trek; 1986; animation;

Fist of Trade [2014] by Hack n’ Trade. C64 demo by Mathman, Goto80 and AcidT*. Watch the full demo here.

c64; demoscene; petscii; 2014; 2010s; animation; gif;

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Mini-Quadro, basic game where PETSCII looks like cross-stitch!
From the German magazine 64’er, july 1990.  

Monday 2/10/2014

PETSCII; C64; magazine; print; 1990s; basic; germany;