Ascii Generator 2 Alternatives

    Ascii Generator 2 is described as '(Ascgen2) is an application to convert images into high quality ASCII art - text that accurately represents the original image. The only program of its kind to support variable width fonts and real-time output adjustment and more'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Ascii Generator 2 for Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Linux and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Playscii, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Ascii Generator 2 are Charaster (Free, Open Source), Monodraw (Paid), REXPaint (Free) and ASCII Art Maker (Free).

    This page was last updated Jul 31, 2021

    1. Playscii is a powerful, open-source ASCII-based art, animation, and game creation tool. Advanced layer-based tools and import and export options are available through a familiar window system with the appeal of classic DOS development tools like QBasic.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Charaster is a browser-based editor for ASCII grahics and art. It provides a robust set of raster-style editing tools such as Line, Rectangle and free-hand drawing tool; all configurable by specifying the character, color and styling to use while drawing.


    2. Monodraw allows you to easily create text-based art (like diagrams, layouts, flow charts) and visually represent algorithms, data structures, binary formats and more. Because it's all just text, it can be easily embedded almost anywhere.
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    3. REXPaint is a powerful and user-friendly ASCII art editor.
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    4. A program for creating ASCII graphics from images and text.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      JavE (Java Ascii Versatile Editor) is a free Ascii Editor. Rather than for editing texts, it is intended for drawing simple diagrams by using Ascii characters. It is like a graphics editor for editing texts instead of images.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      PabloDraw is a cross-platform text editor designed for creating ANSI and ASCII art, similar to that of its DOS-based predecessors; ACiDDraw (1994) and TheDraw (1986).
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      This program was written to make it easy to generate MOTD files that contain bold and underline formatting along with the 8 colours you can use.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Open-source HTML5-based ANSI/ASCII editor.

      Discontinued

      The official website is currently not available.

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    5. ASCII Art Studio is a powerful ASCII Art editor. It allows you to make your own ASCII Art quickly and easily.
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