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What I Am
A story of an entire life.
I Am Child, I Am Man. written in a hand that can.
I Am Love, I Am Hate. spoken words on writtens cave
I Am Fearless, I Am Fear. the light of life casts a shadow.
I Am Many, I Am None. on my first birthday I was One.
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                         i am selling the peoples clone.
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Winners of the Non-Existent contest announced
The Non-Existent contest, DeviantART's first official ANSI/ASCII contest kicked off on the 16th of October. It was originally going to end on the 25th of November, but it was extended for two weeks. Originally we had separate categories for ASCII and ANSI as I was really expecting some ANSI artists from the artscene to join the challenge, but no such luck. It turns out the people who have been making textmode art since the early 90s or even the late 80s were too busy basking in their elitism to participate. So in the end we had to combine the categories. Instead of handing out three prizes in two categories we now have a total of five prizes, including two copies of the Dark Domain DVD just like in the original prize list. And we added some surprise prizes to the list, as well.
The number of the entries wasn't so huge, but there were many top notch works, even from people who had never drawn ASCII or ANSI before. There were many w
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the block is back.
Artist | Hobbyist | Digital Art
United States
Current Residence: San Jose, California
deviantWEAR sizing preference: extra medium
Favourite genre of music: Electronic - Downtempo and Jazz-House
Favourite style of art: graff, pixel, textmode
Operating System: Windows 7 & DOSemu
MP3 player of choice: WinAmp, still.
As I mentioned last week on Twitter, deviantART now has native support for ANSI art files, including ANSI animation. (!)

Example: ELM.ANS

Tremendous thanks go to Pachunka, techgnotic, and spyed for investing so much time and energy into this project.  

Try it out for yourself!  Dust off your copy of ACiDDraw or pick up the modern day equivalent, PabloDraw,  available for Windows, Mac, or Linux.  

What do you think?  Share your results in the comments.
  • Drinking: A gang of Tanqueray




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veshtericata Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2012
Hey Rad Man ....I want to save ANSI art ;-)
lmanuel Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Sup Mr. RadMan. :D ~ Smooth
bitrunner Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2011  Professional Digital Artist
Que paso Raddo? Good to see you!

smoothOne Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2011  Student Interface Designer
hey thanks for the watch! haven't been active here for a while, but will upload something new soon :)
catbones Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Happy 8th birthday, Raddo!
Look at you, all senior membered out!
diamondie Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2006  Professional Writer
Have you been a senior member for long? I only now noticed it. Congratulations!
roy-sac Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2006  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Hi Chris, Stop by my page when you decide to show up here :)
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