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1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« on: 10:51, 24 May 21 »
The "1st Amstrad ASCII Compo" launches!


You always hear about ASCII, ANSI and PETSCII. So why not a special compo for Amstrad ASCII? It's really time, isn't it?
Join this fun event! Create your own Amstrad ASCII art and enjoy the limits of retro computing.
This event is held online only.


28. May - 30. June 2021


So, official launch is this Friday, 28th May 2021


More information on my website: http://logiker.com/1st-Amstrad-ASCII-Compo

Any help and support is appreciated!


« Last Edit: 12:18, 24 May 21 by logiker »
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #1 on: 00:26, 30 May 21 »
My entry's already in. Do something fantastic that blows mine out the water!
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #2 on: 00:43, 30 May 21 »
Would a .BAS File also be ok as an entry ?
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #3 on: 01:05, 30 May 21 »
Would a .BAS File also be ok as an entry ?


Yes, that's no problem.
If you do something totally "out of order" it would go to the Wild category.
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #4 on: 15:44, 26 June 21 »
Only a few days left to go. ⌚
So, if you'd like to participate, now would be a good time to finish your AMSCII art... 👈


🙏 Thanks to all those who already took part
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #5 on: 12:57, 27 June 21 »
i participated this compo with 7 products. i thinks its not great but it can be not good products. but i did it first time in my life. this process was very funny for me.
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #6 on: 10:57, 03 July 21 »
The entries of the 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo will be presented today, July 3rd at 4:00 pm as Premiere!
After that there is a few days left to vote.


https://youtu.be/IFIviHfERX0
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #7 on: 04:45, 07 July 21 »
Doesn't the A in ASCII mean Amstrad?
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #8 on: 17:08, 07 July 21 »
Actually ASCII means American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
Amstrad ASCII would mean Amstrad American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
That's why in my mind AMSCII would not be that bad: AMstrad Standard Code for Information Interchange.
Although, AMSCII is not really official.
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #9 on: 19:08, 10 July 21 »


Results will be out tomorrow (10th July 2021) at 20:00 CEST.


https://youtu.be/070R9C3hRPw


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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #10 on: 22:42, 11 July 21 »
I'm DoctorCPC. I participated this Compo. Istanbul Amstrad CPC Dream was 10. and CPCMonster was 8. and Dizzy forever was 6. 🙂 My Group is CPCUserClub. www.cpcuserclub.com
it was enjoyable times for me
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #11 on: 00:39, 13 July 21 »
7th place!


Better than I thought I'd do :)
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Re: 1st Amstrad ASCII Compo
« Reply #12 on: 15:32, 14 July 21 »
That was really interesting and nice, great to see those techniques! Hope we get to see more soon :)


Congrats and thanks to all participants!
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