Wizard chess, huh?

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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Damien Sadler" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Gamers Discussion list" <gamers@audyssey.org>
Sent: Monday, September 22, 2008 12:09 PM
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Fw: Announcing the release of 
BlindGamersChessChallenge


> Hey,
> I've also emailed for a copy. Sounds interesting. Never played chess in my
> life, so hope it works out for me.
> It was Harry Potter that got me interested in the idea of chess. Yeah, I
> know that's weird *grin*.
> Regards,
> Damien.
>
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Michael Feir" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: "Charles Rivard" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; "Gamers Discussion list"
> <gamers@audyssey.org>
> Sent: Monday, September 22, 2008 5:47 PM
> Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Fw: Announcing the release of Blind
> GamersChessChallenge
>
>
>>I hope I get the game from him soon to check it out. I don't play Chess
>> often but always like to see how well accessible games are implemented. I
>> expect he'll get flooded with emails this time around. Chess is pretty
>> popular. In layman's terms, what is a rating of 2300 like?
>> Michael Feir
>> Author of Personal Power:
>> How Accessible Computers Can Enhance Personal Life For Blind People
>> 2006-2008
>> www.blind-planet.com/content/personal-power
>>
>> A Life of Word and Sound
>> 2003-2007
>> http://www.blind-planet.com/content/life-word-and-sound
>>
>> Creator and former editor of Audyssey Magazine
>> 1996-2004
>> Check out my blog at:
>> www.michaelfeir.blogspot.com
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Charles Rivard" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>> To: <Undisclosed-Recipient:;>
>> Sent: Sunday, September 21, 2008 12:04 PM
>> Subject: [Audyssey] Fw: Announcing the release of Blind Gamers
>> ChessChallenge
>>
>>
>>> >From my inbox.
>>>
>>> I was a tester for this game, and it is totally blind friendly, with 
>>> some
>>> features that beginners will appreciate.  Here are the ratings of the
>>> skill
>>> levels:
>>>
>>> Beginner: 600
>>> Novice: 1000
>>> Intermediate: 1400
>>> Advanced: 1900
>>> Expert: 2300
>>>
>>> Give it a try and see what you think?  The game is free of charge.
>>>
>>> ---
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>>>
>>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>>> From: "Spoonbill Software - Support" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>> To: <undisclosed-recipients:>
>>> Sent: Sunday, September 21, 2008 1:55 AM
>>> Subject: Announcing the release of Blind Gamers Chess Challenge
>>>
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>> You are receiving this email because you have previously requested a
>>>> game
>>>> from Spoonbill Software's Blind Gamers series. If you do not want to
>>>> receive notification of new games, reply to this email and ask to be
>>>> removed from my notification list.
>>>>
>>>> You can read all about the new game by visiting the blind gamers page
>>>> at:
>>>>
>>>> www.spoonbillsoftware.com.au/blindgamers.htm
>>>>
>>>> BG Chess Challenge runs in three different modes: Blind accessible,
>>>> Vision
>>>> impaired and Sighted, so it is suitable for all levels of visual 
>>>> acuity.
>>>> It is also suitable for beginners as well as experienced chess players.
>>>> A
>>>> separate Word document explains how to play chess, if you have never
>>>> played before or need to brush up on the rules and you can set the
>>>> computer player's skill level anywhere between Novice and Expert, so
>>>> that
>>>> you can be ensured of a challenging game regardless of your own skill
>>>> level. In blind mode, graphics are still provided so that sighted
>>>> spouses
>>>> can play along with their blind partners. As with all Spoonbill
>>>> Software's
>>>> accessible games, it is completely self voicing. You will only need 
>>>> your
>>>> screen reader to read the on-line help, or the separate How To Play
>>>> Chess
>>>> document.
>>>>
>>>> BG Chess Challenge is the fourteenth game in the Blind Gamers series of
>>>> accessible games and is free for the asking. Just reply to this email
>>>> requesting BG Chess Challenge and stating your full name and country of
>>>> residence. Only people who have kept me up to date with their latest
>>>> email
>>>> address will be able to be notified of new games. Why not send for a
>>>> copy
>>>> today, even if you've never played before, and take up the chess
>>>> challenge?
>>>>
>>>> Regards
>>>> Ian Humphreys
>>>> Spoonbill Software
>>>> Albany, Western Australia
>>>
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