When I get round to trying some out I'll let you know. 

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From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On
Behalf Of fred olver
Sent: 16 September 2011 18:26
To: Gamers Discussion list
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] accessible games for android

Daron, Although I have downloaded many games for the i-phone, some from 
Storm8 and some from Luken, I'd be interested in learning which games you 
recommend or have used which you find playable by totally blind individuals?

Fred Olver


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Darren Harris" <darren_g_har...@btinternet.com>
To: "'Gamers Discussion list'" <gamers@audyssey.org>
Sent: Thursday, September 15, 2011 7:18 AM
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] accessible games for android


> Hi,
>
> Talking about the iphone, I have to admit that I was somewhat dubious 
> about
> it before I got one. Now I have, I really do think that they are the way 
> to
> go. Voiceover works brilliantly in my opinion. Yes it takes a great deal 
> of
> getting used too but it's worth the learning curve if you ask me.
>
> The lack of a touch keyboard did put me off for a long long time but
> voiceover gets round this quite well.
>
> I have also used voiceover on the net to a degree. I've checked my account
> at http://www.gamestotal.com for my unification wars game that I play, it
> works on there as well and that's a pretty html intensive page there.
>
> It's also very good where gaming is concerned, because you don't always 
> have
> to use the screen to get where you're going, you can tilt the phone in
> various ways to play certain types of games. Certainly I would advise you 
> to
> give an iphone device a good go because it is well worth it.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On
> Behalf Of alex wallis
> Sent: 15 September 2011 12:18
> To: gamers@audyssey.org
> Subject: Re: [Audyssey] accessible games for android
>
> Hi sean,
> I did a bit of googling last night, and ran across stem stumpers, which
> is available for I phone and android, but to date that is the only game
> for android I have come across, and it doesn't even sound two exciting.
>
> you are right about symbian being discontinued in favour of windows
> phone 7, and although I just got a nokia e7 to try it out, I am
> beginning to feel its more hastle than its worth, as the keyboard part
> just isn't well designed, its so easy to knock the touch screen with
> your hand while texting.
> and although with mobile speak this isn't a huge problem, I do find the
> home screens on symbian 3 pathetic, only being able to have 4 shortcuts
> per screen is just stupid, and both mobile speak and talks don't read
> all icons on the home screen, plus interacting with a phone switchboard
> system isn't very easy, especially selecting numbers on the touch
> screen. although I could open the phone to physically dial in the
> numbers once on the phone I don't see why I should have to.
>
> the I phone is tempting, but I don't like the voices I have heard so far
> on it, and although I guess I could get a blutooth keyboard, its just
> more equipment to lug around, and I would need to keep it charged up.
> plus I couldn't easily stand around in a public place and text with it
> like I could do with a phone that has a physical keyboard, as I would
> have to have the I phone in one hand, and keyboard in another.
> unfortunately I think its unlikely the I phone will ever get a physical
> keyboard, given that steve jobs hates physical buttons, and feels that
> devices should be asthetically pleasing and easy for the sighted world
> to use.
>
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