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Re: accessible games [was: absolute positioning and screenreaders]

From: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2003 18:09:51 +0100
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
To: "Carol Foster" <c.foster@umassp.edu>
Message-Id: <E6336E98-7352-11D7-915E-0003939B5AD0@btinternet.com>

Does anyone have any other accessible online games?

thanks

Jonathan

On Thursday, April 10, 2003, at 02:20 PM, Carol Foster wrote:

> In case it is of interest, I just wanted to share the site of a new-ish
> company from near where I work, Zform, which "creates games that allow
> the visually impaired to play with their sighted friends and family on
> an equal footing."  Their site is at http://www.zform.com/home.html.
> I'm sure they would love to hear comments from anyone who has them.
>
> Carol
>
> Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:
>
>> David,
>>
>> there is a great difference between imagining the solution, and
>> providing even a partial solution that works in the real world.
>> imagining the issues that would help disseminate valid accessibility
>> solutions is of course also insufficient.
>> the fact is that many graphic games just don't translate into valid
>> non-graphic games. it is really only in the delivery that one can be
>> sure of their success.
>>
>> Jonathan
>
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