Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-12-23 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Thanks, my WII bowling average is on it's way back up to it's high of 170.03. It lost some ground with a few bad weeks in a row. BFN Jim Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! j...@kitchensinc.net http://www.kitchensinc.net (440) 286-6920 Chardon Ohio USA --- Gamers mailing

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-12-22 Thread Charles Rivard
Nice average! --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, December 22, 2010 6:39 AM Subject: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Bowling Scores 12-21-2010 By Jim Kitchen Today's average = 182

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-28 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Ben, My neighbors tell me which pins are left and I set up for the spare. Like if I just roll my ball totally straight it will hit the 6 pin. If it is more like a 4 or 7 pin left I move all the way over to the left and count clicks to the right and throw my ball straight. Just with

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-28 Thread Charles Rivard
Clicks? Where are you oriented with each click? How many are there going across the lane? --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Ben Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Sunday, November 28, 2010 4:57 PM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-28 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, In WII Sports resorts a right hand bowler starts straight in front of the 6 pin. I do a couple of clicks to the left and throw a hook ball for my strike ball. So I just throw straight at the 6 pin. I move 3 clicks to the right for a 6 and 10 or just the 10 and throw straight.

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
://www.kitchensinc.net (440) 286-6920 Chardon Ohio USA - Original Message - And who's terrie? -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 25 November 2010 11:55 To: Charles Rivard Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
11:55 To: Charles Rivard Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, Yes, thanks. I seem to have lost my good strike ball. Not sure where it has gone. Terrie was really hot Tuesday. She bowled three of her best games ever. Oh wait, now I know where my strike ball has gone. grin BFN

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-26 Thread Ben
I've been wii bolingfor a while so I know. Thanks for the tip anyway. --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to gamers-unsubscr...@audyssey.org. You can make changes or update your subscription via the web, at

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Ben, Cool, may I ask, do you have some sight or do you have sighted help like i do for picking up spares? And for reading the score? Have you kept track of your WII bowling wins, losses and average like I have? TGIF and BFN Jim Shopping tip: You can get shoes for 85 cents at the

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-26 Thread Ben
No and I don't have much help on the spares - all they tell me is where to bowl it and direct me and then its just a case of swing and hope that it gets there really. And no I haven't sadly. Next time I'll try. --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-25 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Yes, thanks. I seem to have lost my good strike ball. Not sure where it has gone. Terrie was really hot Tuesday. She bowled three of her best games ever. Oh wait, now I know where my strike ball has gone. grin BFN Jim Blue Ribbon Turkey = A Pabst Blue Ribbon beer and a

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-25 Thread Charles Rivard
Pat swiped it! --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Charles Rivard Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Thursday, November 25, 2010 5:54 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, Yes, thanks. I seem to have lost my good

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-25 Thread Ben
Strike balls... eh? -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 25 November 2010 11:55 To: Charles Rivard Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, Yes, thanks. I seem to have lost my good strike ball

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-25 Thread Ben
And who's terrie? -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 25 November 2010 11:55 To: Charles Rivard Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, Yes, thanks. I seem to have lost my good strike ball

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-24 Thread Charles Rivard
A good bowling evening! Consistent, and right around your average. I like times like those at the lanes, but a nice 200 plus game once in a while makes the day! --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-12 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, I kept leaving the 2 4 5 and 8. occasionally the 2 4 5 7 and 8. And sometimes the 4 5 and 7. Thinking now sounds like I might have been light on the head pin. But when I tried heavier I would get an even worse split. Just going to put it out of my mind and hopefully have a

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-12 Thread BlindLee55
where do you get y e bolling? ki4qlv In a message dated 11/12/2010 4:09:09 A.M. Eastern Standard Time, j...@kitchensinc.net writes: Hi Charles, I kept leaving the 2 4 5 and 8. occasionally the 2 4 5 7 and 8. And sometimes the 4 5 and 7. Thinking now sounds like I might have been

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-12 Thread Charles Rivard
! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Charles Rivard Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Friday, November 12, 2010 3:08 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, I kept leaving the 2 4 5 and 8. occasionally the 2 4 5 7 and 8. And sometimes the 4 5 and 7

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-12 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Lee, The WII bowling is just one game on the Nintendo WII game system. I need sighted help to play the game. They need to start the game and then tell me which pins are left so that I can try to pick up my spare. I just like the game so much because the game sensor detects the motion of

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-12 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Yes, I, for my spare was aiming at the 2 pin even if it wasn't there. Sometimes would leave the 7 pin or even the 8 pin. Just am hoping that next week is not a repeat. grin BFN Jim Computers also eliminate spare time. j...@kitchensinc.net http://www.kitchensinc.net (440)

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-11 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Only once did I miss a 7 pin as my bowling ball dropped off into the gutter just before hitting the pin. I was very consistent Tuesday night. Just consistently off. Kept leaving the same pins. And just could not figure out how to adjust to get any strikes. Guess one will have

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-11 Thread Charles Rivard
What pins were they? --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Charles Rivard Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Thursday, November 11, 2010 4:40 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, Only once did I miss a 7 pin as my

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-10 Thread Charles Rivard
Uh, oh. Gutter Gus has struck again! Oh, wait, forget that part about striking. There wasn't much spare time, either! (ornery grin) --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday,

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-04 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Thanks. Yeah, I bowled a 600 series last week. Did that once before, but then bowled a few more games that night that were not so good. I believe that it has been some time since I had a below average week of bowling. Thanks again. BFN Jim As easy as

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-11-03 Thread Charles Rivard
Although last week's games were better, that's the way it goes at the lanes. (grin) That was a good average for this week. --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, November 03,

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-10-29 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Thank you. I really enjoy WII bowling. Guess because it is similar to real bowling in that it depends on the speed of your arm swing, crank of your wrist and release of the ball. At least with WII Sports Resorts and the extra sensor controllers it does. TGIF and BFN Jim

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-10-28 Thread Charles Rivard
Those are scores worth bragging about. Nice work! --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2010 10:13 AM Subject: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Bowling Scores 10-28-2010

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-10-07 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Lukáš, The WII bowling that I am talking about is one of the games on the WII game system. You know the WII is a game system like the X Box etc. I am playing WII bowling in our community room with just a bit of help from my neighbors and friends. However Ken posted the below message.

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-10-06 Thread Angellko21
Please, where I can download this bovling? Thank you. - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 2010 11:56 AM Subject: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Bowling Scores 10-05-2010 By Jim Kitchen Today's average =

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-10-01 Thread Ben
Could you give me that as well? -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 30 September 2010 23:39 To: Ben Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Ben, I did write myself a little program. So I come home from

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-09-30 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Ben, I am the only blind person in our building, so the friends that I play WII bowling with tell me which pins are left so that I can try to pick up my spare. They also tell me the scores. BFN Jim A good friend will come and bail you out of jail...but, a true friend will be sitting

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-09-30 Thread Ben
But do you write yours out yourself? -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 30 September 2010 09:17 To: Ben Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Ben, I am the only blind person in our building, so

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-09-30 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Ben, I did write myself a little program. So I come home from bowling and enter my scores for the night into that program. It appends the scores to a text file and produces that little report that I have been sending to the list. BFN Jim The Bureau of Incomplete Statistics reports

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-09-29 Thread Ben
How do you track the scores? -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 29 September 2010 10:03 To: Audyssey Subject: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi, I bowled a 183, 204 and 213 for my first ever 600 series. Guess

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-09-02 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, I remember that in the second team game Terrie left me a 4 5 10 split in the tenth. I picked it up. We still lost 152 to Joe and Judy's 155. The first team game was a tie at 172. I do not keep track of the team or 100 pins games. I also do not think that I would be able to

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-09-01 Thread Charles Rivard
Another cool stat that you might include would be this: Splits that were converted. --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net To: Audyssey Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, September 01, 2010 3:25 AM Subject: [Audyssey] WII

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-08-06 Thread David Chung
Jim, I would like to encourage you to post a podcast on BCt showing the blind community how to play bowling on the wii. Ciao, David On 8/6/10, Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net wrote: Bowling Scores 08-05-2010 By Jim Kitchen Today's average = 161 total points in the 3 games = 483 Your

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-08-06 Thread Jim Kitchen
Bowling Scores 08-06-2010 By Jim Kitchen Today's average = 155.25 total points in the 4 games = 621 Your bowling average now = 159.79 total points in the 39 games = 6232 Today's low game = 129 Today's high game = 168 All time low game = 124 All time high game = 208 That last game

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-08-06 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi David, One day I will try to record a game of WII Bowling. The thing is, it has to be a day when I am not running the AC and when I can get someone that will let me record them. I can not start the game etc by myself. I need sighted help for that. I also can not play the game as well

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-08-06 Thread Ben
How do you do that -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: 06 August 2010 10:43 To: Audyssey Subject: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Bowling Scores 08-05-2010 By Jim Kitchen Today's average = 161 total points

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-08-06 Thread Ben
I could do that myself if I had a line in on my sister's wii -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of David Chung Sent: 06 August 2010 13:33 To: Gamers Discussion list Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Jim, I would like

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-08-06 Thread Charles Rivard
Gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Friday, August 06, 2010 9:30 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi David, One day I will try to record a game of WII Bowling. The thing is, it has to be a day when I am not running the AC and when I can get someone that will let me record them. I can not start

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-28 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Kevin, It is loud with other people etc when I play down in our community room, but when I get someone to help me play in my apartment I will try to record some game play. However for me in the WII Bowling it is not really much about the sounds of the game. Sometimes you can tell if it

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-28 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Dakotah, Thank you. I have heard that those games are very fun. I will check them out when I can have someone to help me get to them etc. My Aid says that her kids yell at her all the time when she plays sword play and boxing. She keeps moving in on them or the TV screen. She must be

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-28 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, I always start my first ball where the game starts me, so don't need help there. But then if they don't tell me, I ask which pins I have left. Apparently the numbers of the pins left are shown on the screen. I also like to chat it up. You know like ask what pins they have

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-28 Thread Steady Goh
To: Dakotah Rickard Sent: Wednesday, July 28, 2010 3:50 PM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Dakotah, Thank you. I have heard that those games are very fun. I will check them out when I can have someone to help me get to them etc. My Aid says that her kids yell at her all

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-27 Thread Dakotah Rickard
If you have the opertunity, try swordplay. That is a game you can play as either one or two players. I know I've already mentioned it, but it really is fairly easy to master. My highest mii on swordplay is up to about 1410 or so in scoring. To give some perspective, I have a sighted friend,

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-27 Thread weisi4u
Rickard dakotah.rick...@gmail.com To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2010 09:12:22 -0400 Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling If you have the opertunity, try swordplay. That is a game you can play as either one or two players. I know I've already mentioned

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-27 Thread Charles Rivard
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hello there, Since I don't have a nintendo wii, but still want to know how the games sound like, I would gladly appriciate someone recording them and uploading the audio files, so I can at least hear what you all are talking about. Thanks, Kevin

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-27 Thread Lori Duncan
...@sbcglobal.net To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Tuesday, July 27, 2010 4:57 PM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling I agree. It would be interesting to hear how these games are played, including the sighted assistance being given. --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Brice, In WII Sports Resorts a right handed bowler starts over to the right side of the lane. I just throw a nice hook ball from there. I think that I had seven strikes in one game. But I do not want to just guess at the spares. So I only play with sighted help. May I ask what kind of

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Dakotah, I'm sorry, but I am not going to play WII Sports Resorts Bowling without sighted help. Guess I am a bit serious about my bowling. I want to know which pins are left so that I can try to pick up my spare and I would like to know what my score is. BTW I have now bowled 21 games

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-26 Thread Brice Mellen
26, 2010 4:41 AM To: Brice Mellen Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Brice, In WII Sports Resorts a right handed bowler starts over to the right side of the lane. I just throw a nice hook ball from there. I think that I had seven strikes in one game. But I do not want to just guess

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-26 Thread shaun everiss
jim it would be good if you could do your bowling thing but post it as a podcast or something. At 09:40 p.m. 26/07/2010, you wrote: Hi Dakotah, I'm sorry, but I am not going to play WII Sports Resorts Bowling without sighted help. Guess I am a bit serious about my bowling. I want to know

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-26 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Shaun, I'm afraid that our Tuesday night bowling would not make for a good podcast. It is in our community room. There has been from 3 to 6 bowlers. But since it is the building's community room, there is another crowd there chatting away etc. It is just a community type thing, not a

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-25 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Thomas, May I ask, how do you pick up the spares inWII Bowling without sighted help? - Original Message - Hi Jim, There is that. Using the Wii motion remotes are much more realistic in playing any of the Sports Resorts games. They are all more or less accessible on their own, but

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-25 Thread Dakotah Rickard
The game channel is actually pretty easy to find with the plus minus method. Wii sports is easy to recognize as it has a sort of piano theme with ocean waves in the background. Then, all you have to do is press the start game button, which makes a ding of a g above middle c, sort of like the old

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-25 Thread Brice Mellen
...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: Sunday, July 25, 2010 6:46 AM To: Thomas Ward Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Thomas, May I ask, how do you pick up the spares inWII Bowling without sighted help? - Original Message - Hi Jim

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Thomas, I find the bowling in Sports Resorts more realistic and easier. That is I am used to starting on the right side of the lane and my ball curving to the left. So in the first version starting in the center of the lane was not good for me and my ball always curving to the right was

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Brice Mellen
I like the Wii Sports Resort, but you need Wii Motion + to play that game. -Original Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Thomas Ward Sent: Thursday, July 22, 2010 11:56 PM To: Gamers Discussion list Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Steady Goh
PM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling I like the Wii Sports Resort, but you need Wii Motion + to play that game. --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to gamers-unsubscr...@audyssey.org. You can make changes or update your subscription via

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Brice Mellen
Message- From: gamers-boun...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Jim Kitchen Sent: Friday, July 23, 2010 4:22 AM To: Thomas Ward Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Thomas, I find the bowling in Sports Resorts more realistic and easier. That is I am used to starting

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Brice, Yeah, the black case WII comes with both WII Sports and WII sports resorts, so it also came with the controller that has the motion +sensor. I also bought an extra controller and it also has the motion +sensor. That was 50 bucks just for the controller. But hey it really does

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Brice, Yeah, it seems to take quite a bit to even get to the bowling game. But once there I would not want to play without sighted help. I want to know what pins are left so that I stand a chance at picking up the spare. I have been able to almost always pick up a single pin spare and

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Jim, There is that. Using the Wii motion remotes are much more realistic in playing any of the Sports Resorts games. They are all more or less accessible on their own, but getting through that start up screen is practically impossible from a blind user's point of view. I've never been able to

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-23 Thread Steady Goh
: Brice Mellen To: 'Gamers Discussion list' Sent: Saturday, July 24, 2010 5:08 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Lol you wouldn't be able to even load the game up, not on the wii, because of the stupid beginning part you have to actually point the controller at the game

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-22 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Jim, Cool. It sounds like you and your new Wii areoff to a great start. Yeah, the newer Wii Sports Resorts games a re a bit different from their earlier versions but otherwise still playable for the most part. Cheers! On 7/22/10, Jim Kitchen j...@kitchensinc.net wrote: Hi, Because I have

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-07 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Alicia was not there last night, so it took me a few tries. I tried to drop the ball on my head etc. That did not work. But when I swung my arm and brought it up to sort of my left shoulder and released the ball, it dropped on my foot, I screamed and the ball rolled towards the

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-06 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Ken, Thank you for instructions on starting the WII bowling. I am keeping them just in case I ever buy a WII system. But for now I do not own one. I just go down to our community room to join in on some fun. There was a dozen people there last week, all sighted, except for me of

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-06 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Ken, It's Tuesday, so I plan to go down to our community room and hopefully get in some WII bowling tonight. So I will ask about the dropping the ball on a person's foot. I heard Alicia do it the last time, but not sure how she did it. BFN Jim A Buckeye is just a worthless nut.

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-06 Thread Charles Rivard
, July 06, 2010 5:03 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Ken, It's Tuesday, so I plan to go down to our community room and hopefully get in some WII bowling tonight. So I will ask about the dropping the ball on a person's foot. I heard Alicia do it the last time, but not sure how she

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-05 Thread Ken
: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Hi Charles, Thanks. I am having lots of fun with the bowling. Probably more fun than the sighted folks that I am beating. grin Yes, you first use an arrow key to move to where you want to start your approach. Then you hold in a button. Now you swing your arm

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-05 Thread Ken
the Staring and DreamtechInteractive - Original Message - From: Charles Rivard woofer...@sbcglobal.net To: Gamers Discussion list gamers@audyssey.org Sent: Wednesday, June 30, 2010 11:39 AM Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling Good bowling! If you turn your wrist during the throw, does the ball

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-05 Thread Ken
You don't need help starting the game. All you do is point the sensor till you feel the Wiimote vibrate. Get as close to the top left as you can. When you click a, you'll hear the sports music. Then go down about two inches and right a bit more than two--you'll feel the vibration again.

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-07-01 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Thanks. I am having lots of fun with the bowling. Probably more fun than the sighted folks that I am beating. grin Yes, you first use an arrow key to move to where you want to start your approach. Then you hold in a button. Now you swing your arm and release the button to

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-06-30 Thread Charles Rivard
Good bowling! If you turn your wrist during the throw, does the ball hook in that direction? And how about the release? Can you accidentally loft or drop the ball behind the foul line? Can you foul on your approach? --- Shepherds are the best beasts! - Original Message - From: Jim

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-06-23 Thread Ken
Subject: Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling If there were a way for a totally blind person to accurately aim at the remaining pins, and know what they were, and know the result, I'd give it a try. By the way, if you know, are there any neat features to the game? For instance, can you foul

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-06-23 Thread Jim Kitchen
Hi Charles, Yes, needing sighted help is why I have not bought a WII, XBox etc etc. I had planned to just go down and listen to them play, but decided to ask and see if I could do it with their help. It helped that in the corner of the screen it told the number of each pin that was left

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-06-23 Thread Lori Duncan
Yes it's fun, I have one at home but normally try and guess my shots and quite a lot of times I'll get it right. One of my friends actually shut her eyes and took her shot and got a strike! At least though you know when you've scored a strike or at least gotten 9 pins down. - Original

Re: [Audyssey] WII Bowling

2010-06-22 Thread Charles Rivard
If there were a way for a totally blind person to accurately aim at the remaining pins, and know what they were, and know the result, I'd give it a try. By the way, if you know, are there any neat features to the game? For instance, can you foul? Is there bowling center noise for atmosphere?