Gaming Accessibility Project Hopes To Help More Developers Make Games Disabled Gamers Can Play

There are two kinds of accessibility that come up in gaming discussions. One is that understanding how a game works, or how to master it, can often be impenetrable to the newbie. But the other is that no matter how experienced a gamer is, if he or she has certain disabilities, the games can be literally almost… » 9/04/12 11:30am 9/04/12 11:30am

Retro Remakes Competition To Create A 'Game For Helen'

The Retro Remakes competition » 9/03/08 4:20pm 9/03/08 4:20pm has returned for 2008, this time with a charitable twist. As well as five categories for different types of remake or tribute retro game (see for the full list), this year's competition features a special 'Game For Helen' category that challenges coders to create a retro videogame for…

Rock Band Accessibility Mod Makes Wheelchair Rockin' Possible

Accessibility may not be the sexiest aspect of gaming, but my God do I have a burning lust for it. Take this Rock Band mod for example, one from a company called Kinetic. According to the folks at Kinetic, the mod was devised for "an aspiring Rock Star who happens to be in a wheelchair" who was "disappointed because… » 6/02/08 9:40pm 6/02/08 9:40pm