well what has happened to them.
they went dark all of a sudden, lists, site the load.
the site is still up but nothing is on there.
and no warning.
I don't think its been abandoned but for whatever reason the whole company has 
just gone offline.
At 03:59 a.m. 1/03/2009, you wrote:
>Hi
>
>  Speaking of that game I wonder if it's been abandoned?  It was truely 
>coming along in a most amazing fashion.
>
>Ron
>
>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "Michael Feir" <michael.f...@gmail.com>
>To: "Gamers Discussion list" <gamers@audyssey.org>
>Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2009 8:13 AM
>Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Accessible Mainstream Games
>
>
>True enough. I would wager that most of the sidescrollers could be made
>accessible with the efforts of a good programmer and audio person who took
>sound seriously as a means of conveying functional information rather than
>window dressing. Surreal Horrizons was extremely close to releasing a
>splendid version of Asteroids for us. I dearly wish that had not been
>abandonned. We've seen more than one racing game now. I would also think a
>lot of puzzle games could be done. The economics just aren't there to
>attract people yet. Unless they are in some way personally connected to the
>blind community, it's very unlikely we'll see their efforts directed at us.
>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
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>
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>
>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "Darren Harris" <darren_g_har...@btinternet.com>
>To: "'Gamers Discussion list'" <gamers@audyssey.org>
>Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2009 7:36 AM
>Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Accessible Mainstream Games
>
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> The point is, a lot of these so-called accessible games are nothing more
>> than rince and repete type games. Which actually does annoy me because
>> so much more could be done and yet isn't.
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org]
>> On Behalf Of Constantine
>> Sent: 28 February 2009 01:50
>> To: Gamers Discussion list
>> Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Accessible Mainstream Games
>>
>>
>> Hi
>>
>> I'm a classic gamer myself. I think I'm one in 1000000 because there
>> doesn't
>> seem to be much interest here.
>>
>> Anyway, onto my report - I'll make this as detailed as I can, sorta.
>>
>> Well, to start off with, I own a sega genesis, soon to own a sega cd,
>> 3do
>> and dreamcast - I also own a n64, and gamecube.
>>
>> Sega Genesis:
>> Well, this heres pretty obvious - the 16 bit lovable genesis released in
>>
>> 1989. Anyway, the best beat-em-up ever is Streets of rage. Its one of my
>> all
>> time favorite games - and while I can't beat it, I can get to level 4
>> pretty
>> easy - I made  it to level 5 once, but that was by luck. If I practiced
>> enough, I could beat it - but I get enough enjoyment out of it that
>> beating
>> it doesn't matter to me.
>> Mortal kombat 1, 2, and 3 - Well, fighting. Nothing talks, but I don't
>> care.
>> I'm slowly learning all the moves. I love mk 3, though, its got the
>> coolest
>> music, and my favorite MK character of all - nightwolf!
>>
>> Sega CD:
>> This heres an add on to the genesis. Its got the same color pallit - but
>>
>> better sound, more storage space - which means more things talk and more
>>
>> accessibility is here...
>> Mortal Kombat for this system wasn't widely recognized. Bad graphics.
>> Jesus.
>> Who cares about graphics!
>> Its basically MK1 for the genesis revamped to have characters names
>> spoken,
>> and music from the arcade version. The most horrible thing here though
>> is
>> the load times. Nearly 30 seconds between each fight. If you do a
>> fatality,
>> you have to wait about a second before it actually does it. Keep in mind
>> I'm only brushing the top. I could go into much more details
>> over each game, each system, etc.
>> I'm missing a system or two here - but you get the idea. Mostly fighting
>>
>> games - but then again, Rush 2: extreme racing for the n64 was and still
>> is
>> one of the coolest racing games of all time.
>>
>>
>> contact details:
>>
>> email: tcwoo...@shaw.ca
>>
>> and others
>> msn: the_conman...@hotmail.com
>> skype: the_conman283
>>
>> system details:
>> Hp pavillion dv5220CA notebook pc
>> AMD Turion(tm) 64 Mobile Technology ML-37 2.0 GHZ, 1024 mb DDR ram,
>> Fujitsu
>> 100 gb 4500 RPM Hard Drive, connecsant AC-link audio
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Mani Djazmi" <i_am_a_s...@hotmail.com>
>> To: <gamers@audyssey.org>
>> Sent: Friday, February 27, 2009 10:11 AM
>> Subject: [Audyssey] Accessible Mainstream Games
>>
>>
>>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> my name's Mani Djazmi and I'm a reporter on the In Touch programme at
>>> BBC
>>> Radio 4 in England. I'm currently researching a feature on the
>>> accessability of computer games for blind and partially sighted
>> people.
>>> The impression I'm getting is that mainstream games generally aren't
>> very
>>> accessible so bespoke ones are being produced. Is this fair? Do any of
>> you
>>> guys play mainstream games and how do you find them?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> I look forward to hearing your thoughts and knowledge.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Cheers
>>>
>>> Mani
>>>
>>>
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