Request: Star Wars Asciimation

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by mad maniak, Mar 4, 2009.

  1. mad maniak

    mad maniak Member

    Dec 16, 2008
    Hi there,
    the request is a port of the Star Wars Asciimation to the DS. If you don't know what I am talking about, visit

    I have done some source browsing and found the download url for the ASCII art itself, I uploaded the .txt file that contains the movie itself to mediafire:
    This is the april 2008 version (newest to date), I think.

    Any thoughts/is it possible?

    Best regards,

    Note: I found the full java applet at
  2. cocomonk22

    cocomonk22 GBAtemp Fan

    Oct 24, 2006
    United States
    Cool site. I'm not sure how well Java performs on DS though. Maybe someone could write code for a DS application using the text. Fastest way to get it on your DS is to do a screen recording to a video file and play that on the DS.
  3. Vague Rant

    Vague Rant Deceptively cute

    Aug 7, 2008
    You'd have to use a pretty small font to fit a single "screen" worth of ASCII on the DS screen, which would probably result in any text being completely unreadable.