Watch movies in ASCII art

Princess Leia and R2D2

Watch movies in ASCII art using VLC Player

  • Go to VLC menu and to Preferences
  • Click on the Video icon
  • Click on the “Output Module” drop down, and select “Color ASCII art video output”
  • Restart VLC, open a movie file, and be amazed

Or download the complete Star Wars movie created using ascii


Ascii fun

2ch-aaI have long had a fascination with Ascii art and people are still taking to new levels – from the entire Matrix movie rendered in ascii character, to the use of japanese ascii (as in picture to left). There is are still growing number of applications evolving – check out the Ascii Stereogram Image Generator and the Ascii Signature Generator.