To most people, becoming an expert at video games like "Mortal Combat" takes hours of practice and a sharp eye.
But Brice Mellen, a 17-year-old from Lincoln, Neb., routinely knocks off opponents even though he's at a slight disadvantage. He's blind.
The Associated Press reported Wednesday that Mellen, who was born blind as a result of Leber's disease, became a game whiz through years of carefully memorizing key combinations, joystick movements and other in-game strategies.
Having cut his teeth on "Space Invaders," Mellen is now the alpha "Soul Caliber 2" player … Read more