Derby #316: ASCII Art closed for voting at noon today. One of these designs will go on sale as our First Place selection on Friday - the rest could be selected by our Editors to print or just go down in near-miss history. Click on each picture below to see that entry's page, with a fuller view of the design. The final nine, in no particular order...

Shhh..... he's hiding.... by mapinto
The Life of Pi (to 4,325 digits) by tbolt86
/* no moon */ by fishbiscuit5
The Ultimate Answer in ASCII by lyonscc
Mustascii by BootsBoots
Don't Blink! by Spiritgreen
Time and Space by wirdou
The Hamnet Code by tbolt86
IT Tie by swimmernq

Come back tonight at midnight to see (and, of course, buy) our first-place winner. Then do the same thing Saturday and Sunday morning. Please? Thanks for Derbying!