Hmmm thats a point.
I think we are but it may take a second or so to hear stuff rather than see it.
I suppose if we all used gamepads or something we could mash the keys and try.
Actually I have had friends that do hard games bash the keys of their
controlers to buggery, and get rather angered when disturbed as they die.
At 06:52 a.m. 3/10/2009, you wrote:
>Hi, definitely. Take my version of Montezuma's Revenge verses the mainstream
>game released in 1984 as an example here.
>In my version enemies would only do about 25% damage on the beginner level and
>would only be updated once a second or so. That's an eternity for a mainstream
>vidio game. It would be child's play for a mainstream gamer.
>The real 1984 game, which mine was based on, operated at least 10 times
>faster, enemies moved rapidly on the screen,and coming in contact with an
>enemy resulted in instant death. It was definitely far more challenging,
>difficult, and tricky than mine ever hoped to be. I actually emulated some of
>this on the expert difficulty level, but people complained, "it is too hard."
>My conclusion is rather obvious. If my expert level came close to emulating
>the actual game and people complained it was too difficult what does that say
>about the average blind gamer? What does that say about our willingness to
>play mainstream games as they were designed without handicaps? Are we really
>willing and able to play at the same level as the mainstream gamers?
>Bryan Peterson wrote:
>>Exactly. That's basically what I was getting at. It would just be so much
>>quicker and therefore harder that it would probably make the complaints
>>you've been getting about the latest Beta of Mota seem like nothing. That of
>>course would probably make the developer who tried the experiment,
>>particularly if it was a mainstream company and not used to dealing with us,
>>regret the entire venture.
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