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I can't see some shades of green. Hasn't bothered me much personally. However, way back in the BC days of WoW, one of our tanks was color blind. That made the Netherspite fight interesting. Those who know the game will get this.
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post #42 of 93
also for the pictures, the slider changes the images in call of duty to being dominantly green to being basically sepia. all reds in the image are enhanced to be greener and all greens are enhanced to be redder, also, the whites, blacks, blues, all stay more or less the same.
it's an example of the effect intended to show the difference to non color blind people. so those of you saying " i am color blind and see no difference" no kidding, that is the point.
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post #43 of 93
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Originally Posted by Clipze View Post
how is it color blind when it still has color

doesnt look bad at all
Color blind applies to the comprehension/deciphering of tones and shades of color.

Fully color blind people tend to be extremely sensitive to high lights and you'll likely be able to recognize them. Back when i was in middle school a friend of mine always wore these huge funky shaded goggles to make sure no excessive sunlight go into his eyes.
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Hey is anyone here colour blind? if so, when you look at those sliders and slide them across do you see no difference? This is fascinating!
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I should sue anyone that makes 3D products since I can't see 3D.
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post #46 of 93
valve added feature of colorblindness in tf2 and there is a video of gabe newell talking about how the will implement feature for disability etc..
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Originally Posted by EfemaN View Post
I can't remember the last big game I've played that distinguished players only by color.
Halo Series comes to mind, Red vs Blue
post #48 of 93
That's a funny way of spelling color you silly goose.


When purple and blue hit the right shade it's hard for me to tell the difference. I can tell the between them them when blue is blue and purple is purple, but when there's that mixed shade its hard for me. Kinda hurts my eyes too.
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only bad games include fine color recognition as a core game mechanic
    
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"The game, developed by Infinity Ward, part of games giant Activision, was one of the biggest sellers of 2009 and is referred to by critics as one of the best games ever created."

Are they ****ting me? MW2 of all things made, a cookie-cutter FPS with no Dedicated Servers and crappy gameplay?

What are they smoking?
     
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