If you have an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, want to game but don’t know the games that are out there, this book will help you to get started. Available from the National Braille Press in English only, author Judith Dixon guides you through various chapters to get you into gaming.
These are all accessible games for people with a visual impairment. Below are the chapters that can be found in the book.
- Competitive Games: This chapter describes the Game Center that can be found on every iDevice and a few games that can be played against others through the Game Center.
- Word Games: These are games based on words or letters. It features games that provide clues to either guess or construct the word.
- Card Games: These are mostly traditional card games, ranging from many types of solitaire games to multiplayer games. In the multiplayer games, the game can simulate opponents, or you can play against real opponents.
- Adventure Games: These are games where the player is presented with a scenario and can interact with the world by issuing commands or by making choices.
- Strategy Games: For the most part, these are traditional puzzles and board games requiring a strategic approach to accomplish the object of the game.
- Role-Playing Games: In these games, the player chooses a character with certain traits. The player communicates with others assuming the traits of the chosen character.
- Sports Games: These are action games, many of which will have you out of your chair and moving around to play the game as a single player or against an opponent.
Interested? The book is available through the National Braille Press. Costs are $12.00 and it will help you to find fun games!