it is a device for sighted people.
Yes I have mouse games but hardly play them.
I have barely enough space for the mouse.
At 05:30 p.m. 9/02/2011, you wrote:
Yup. well put guys. Most people on here assume oh this is a video game, therefore I must have sight to play or to get full enjoyment out of it, which isn't actually true. I get 100% enjoyment out of games I play. If I didn't, why would I play them? It's like the whole mouse issue when audiogames with mice support came out. oh the mouse is a device for sighted people only. why would a blind person use a mouse? it can't be done, etc, which of course was the wrong assumption.






From: "Clement Chou" <chou.clem...@gmail.com>
To: "Gamers Discussion list" <gamers@audyssey.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 08, 2011 8:54 PM
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] playing mainstream games vs blindness specific ones


Hi Raul,

This is exactly the attitude I think Yohandi and Orin would like to see on this list. I myself wouldn't mind seeing it, but I, like you, feel everyone is entitled to what they think. I can name all sorts of games that I play which are not designed specifically for the blind... all the cards, Chess, etc... but I have much the same view as you do. If I enjoy a game, I'll do whatever I can to milk as much enjoyment out of it as I possibly can. And the same applies for console games. On no game case or console box does it say blind people aren't allowed to use them or will get less out of them than any other average person. We haven't lost anything, in my opinion. If anything, we work our brains more by working strategies and memorizing things based off stuff other than just visual cues, but rather some mental calculations on our own part.

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