Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread Ken the Crazy
I remember actually hearing someone, a jaws user, pronounce GeoCities as geocities. Even NeoSpeech gets it wrong, which is why I didn't even try to write how she pronounced it--you probably just heard your speech synth slaughter the word. Ken Downey President DreamTechInteractive! And,

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Muhammed, Yes, he is. Haven't you noticed Jim is a big Simsons fan? Homer appears in most of Jim's games in one way or another. In football you can hear Homer going around saying beer once and a while. In various games Homer says doh when you screw up. Apparently Jim likes Homer Simson enough

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread Zachary Kline
Now I'm curious. How do you correctly pronounce it? One of the benefits of my recent purchase of a Mac is the built-in spell checker and the way it gets integrated into the Mail program, along with almost every other editing situation. VoiceOver does a great job of letting me know when I

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread shaun everiss
even vocaliser mangles words but its not to bad, the i is like thaand there are a few words like that but its not that bad. there are also some exclaimations in the wrong places like work for instance but not to bad. At 09:52 p.m. 26/01/2011, you wrote: I remember actually hearing someone, a

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread shaun everiss
the issue with some spell checkers is they use us dictionaries by default. ie color favorite favourite colour. some can change to uk dictionaries or whatever which works but if you have a checker you have to constantly get round that issue. At 10:10 p.m. 26/01/2011, you wrote: Now I'm curious.

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread dark
Well it's odd tom, the idea of trying to get better and better scores, much less better scores than other people on the score board really doesn't appeal to me at all, but add in a new unlockable, new collectable or something similar and that completely changes things. i suppose it's

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread dark
I must admit, I stil have arguements with people about whether it's wy key pedia, or wicky pedia. Sinse Orphius pronounces it with the long i which is how I've got used to saying it. Beware the grue! Dark. - Original Message - From: Ken the Crazy kenwdow...@neo.rr.com To: Gamers

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Ryan Strunk
Likely he's a native German speaker. The rules of spelling apply differently in that language. -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Hayden Presley Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2011 5:13 PM To: 'Gamers Discussion list'

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread Ryan Strunk
Let's get this out their at the top, so as to prevent others from throwing it out first. I'm being a hypocrite. We've already red 14 messages on this topic, all because some of us want people to be more like we are. Here's my two scents I have a student who learned English as his third language.

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Darren Duff
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Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Bryan Peterson
That's what I figured. German or a similar language. We are the Knights who say...Ni! - Original Message - From: Ryan Strunk ryan.str...@gmail.com To: 'Gamers Discussion list' gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 5:47 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Muhammed, Yes, Homer as in Homer Simpson, The Simpsons. As Thomas said Homer is in just about every one of my games. Most often it is just Woo Hoo or Doh when good or bad things happen. But there is Homer on a Harley with Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie's car horn and even Otto the

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread dark
That's quite fantastic jim. while I never saw the tracy alman show as it didn't get shown over here, I've been watching the simpsons, futurama and indeed Mat groaning's other series the crytic ever sinse they started showing them over here, so it's great to have them in your games, and I'm

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Charles Rivard
I like your thought about the puzzles that are timed. Those would be challenging to not only solve, but to accomplish once you know how to do it. Knowing how is one thing, and doing it is another. --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Thomas Ward

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread Bryan Peterson
Just so you know though, her name is Tracy Ulman, not Almond. LOL. We are the Knights who say...Ni! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Shiny protector Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 7:04 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread Bryan Peterson
I've got the first twelve seasons on DVD, so I have more or less all my favorite episodes including the one where they took a rather ill-fated trip to New York City. We are the Knights who say...Ni! - Original Message - From: dark d...@xgam.org To: Gamers Discussion list

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread Jacob Kruger
I have a homer simpson bottle opener, that when you use it on a bottle, he says: Hm, beer...yes! Yes, oh yes! That comes out in a recorded sound clip playing in a little speaker mounted in the bottle opener's handle, and I think this is officially licensed to the simpsons, and the other

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread shaun everiss
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Re: [Audyssey] marvel vs. capcom 3 details

2011-01-26 Thread Shiny protector
I find this thread interesting. - Original Message - From: Orin orin8...@gmail.com To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 1:52 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] marvel vs. capcom 3 details I also pre-ordered this game. It's gonna be sweet. Story

Re: [Audyssey] Game Engines was Heli

2011-01-26 Thread Travis Siegel
Except that opensource software is supposed to be recognized as such by folks who use it. Too often, I've found programs that use opensource software, then ignore the license requirements which state that they should, can, or must mention in their docs that they are using said piece

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread Rick
I think they do it just to puzle you. - Original Message - From: Charles Rivard woofer...@sbcglobal.net To: audyssey gamers list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Tuesday, January 25, 2011 8:01 PM Subject: [Audyssey] just curious Why do so many people talk about puzles instead of puzzles? A

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Charles, Yeah. Not only that but from a development point of view it is sort of hard to add that degree of detail. I mean you have to design the timing, difficulty, etc to be challenging but not too hard. To be honest I'm wondering if I might have bit off more than I can chew. Smile. On

Re: [Audyssey] Game Engines was Heli

2011-01-26 Thread Philip Bennefall
Hi Travis, Here are my two cents on this. I certainly agree that one should give credit where credit is due, but what I don't agree with as a whole on the open source market is how a lot of libraries force you to put in a lot of legal mumbo jumbo in your documentation rather than just an

Re: [Audyssey] just curious

2011-01-26 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Guys, We are getting way off topic. Lets get back to gaming alright? P.S. Dark, it is suppose to be spoken like wicky-pedia with a short i. Generally those of us in the web development field call those types of web sites wickies not y-keys. BTW, spelling errors were definitely intended here

Re: [Audyssey] Game Engines was Heli

2011-01-26 Thread shaun everiss
I aggree with you. I enjoy crediting software I use especially other free, comercial or opensource software, Something like I used such and such at such a link. This software is quite good and I like it. I may even put a small warenty statement maybe a trademark or something, maybe the licence

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread dark
Hi Bryan. i actually wrote a l m a n, sinse what with the us accent on the U I wasn't overly sure how to spell it, though now you mention it the tracy Almond show does sound quite fun (I could make a horrible joke about it being rather nutty but I don't think I will). Beware the Grue!

[Audyssey] my feedback re: MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread NIcol
Hi Tom Here is my feedback. Random monsters and items? Yes I agree, it will fit the story line if monsters and items are not random. In shades of doom, monsters and items are never random. Like you said, scrolls would be damaged in water and because harpies fly in the air, they won't fit in

Re: [Audyssey] marvel vs. capcom 3 details

2011-01-26 Thread Shiny protector
Wow. I don't have a ps3 or an xbox, but someone, if you record a game of this, I'd really appreciate it. - Original Message - From: Clement Chou chou.clem...@gmail.com To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 3:48 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] marvel

[Audyssey] RSW strategy game

2011-01-26 Thread David Rose
Greetings gamers, I'm the developer of RSW, an independent multiplayer strategy game. It's an homage to the classic play-by-mail games of the 1970's and 1980's, and it can still be played exactly as those games were played (though by email instead of postal mail). I develop this game in my

Re: [Audyssey] marvel vs. capcom 3 details

2011-01-26 Thread Clement Chou
Recordings will definitely happen... as I said, I will be posting something as soon as I get the game. Will be blundering through it, but that's what it's always like when you get a game for the first time. At 03:16 PM 26/01/2011, you wrote: Wow. I don't have a ps3 or an xbox, but someone, if

[Audyssey] Angry Birds and Accessibility Standards

2011-01-26 Thread Kwasi Mensah
Hey everyone, My company, which is currently working on a blind accessible iphone game, has a new blog post on apply accessibility standards the popular mobile game Angry Birds. You can read it at: http://www.ananseproductions.com/angry-birds-and-accessibility-standards/ Enjoy and Thanks for any

Re: [Audyssey] my feedback re: MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Hayden Presley
Hi Nicole, Ah...but I don't think we want just arcade mode. It's not very realistic for Angela to have three lives in the standard game, so there's your save/load. As for random monsters in SOD? Not true. Even the major items are semi-randomized. You want my opinion here, I say randomize the gems,

Re: [Audyssey] MOTA Last Minute Comments

2011-01-26 Thread Hayden Presley
Hi Dark, Odd...I've had a lot more trouble with Shades of Doom than blank block. Have you tried the smallest board? I have to admit I've had trouble with the larger boards, but I do believe I've been able to get them all removed once without having to move any around. Now if I could dothat

Re: [Audyssey] New idea Game Engines was Heli

2011-01-26 Thread Hayden Presley
Hi Thomas, Couldyou give me an example of BGT's procedural approach, as it were? I'm not quite seeing it. Best Regards, Hayden -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Thomas Ward Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 1:50 AM

Re: [Audyssey] Could someone please help?

2011-01-26 Thread Hayden Presley
Hi, Yes that would be horrible,not to mention that it would mean nothing in another ap. Very, very bad idea! Best Regards, Hayden -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Kai Sent: Sunday, January 16, 2011 4:34 PM To: Gamers

Re: [Audyssey] RSW strategy game

2011-01-26 Thread Zachary Kline
Hello, I've just signed up for my first game. I'm eager to see how it turns out, and will pass along any accessibility suggestions if I feel they're warranted. This sort of game is right up my alley, so I'm looking forward to the challenge. Out of interest, how did you stumble upon this list?

Re: [Audyssey] Games from APH?

2011-01-26 Thread Ken the Crazy
Where in the world do you get SAP for the Simsons? I'd love that! Ken Downey President DreamTechInteractive! And, Blind Comfort! The pleasant way to experience massage! It's the Caring without the Staring! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Shiny protector

[Audyssey] mvc 3 recording

2011-01-26 Thread Clement Chou
Okay. So although I don't have the game yet... here's another vid from youtube of this amazing gem of a fighter.http://dl.dropbox.com/u/3394499/MvC3%20at%20CES%202011%20-%20TrophyClub%28MODOK_Ammy_Morri%29%20vs%20Marn%28Zero_Viper_Dante_Doom%29.mp3 This is the vdeio footage taken from an event

Re: [Audyssey] mvc 3 recording

2011-01-26 Thread shaun everiss
hmmm well this new streetfighter, I think its sf4 is it? sounds good. if all the options on the pc version speak like this and I can get the moves then hmmm. At 06:40 p.m. 27/01/2011, you wrote: Okay. So although I don't have the game yet... here's another vid from youtube of this amazing gem

Re: [Audyssey] RSW strategy game

2011-01-26 Thread Sarah Haake
Hi David, taht's really cool. I just searched for such a game some while ago and couldn't find anything suitable. It either used grafical maps even in email responses or the game wasn't active anymore. So, your post comes just right for me. *smiles* I'll definately take a look into it and

Re: [Audyssey] mvc 3 recording

2011-01-26 Thread Clement Chou
Marvel VS. Capcom 3 and street Fighter 4 are two completely different enteties... SF 4 does not have narrated character selection. And in Marvel VS. Capcom's case, the character selection screen is the only place you get speech feedback. Sorry folks... this gimmic was not designed for us. At