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Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Lacks Subtitles, Activision Will “Evaluate Going Forward”

Spyro: Reignited Trilogy launched last week, delighting new and old fans of the purple dragon. However, people were surprised and disappointed to discover that the game does not feature any…

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Ablegamers Announces Player Panels Initiative

Ablegamers, a charity focused on empowering disabled gamers through various initiatives, has announced the Player Panels initiative to help increase the accessibility of video games by working directly with developers…

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AbleGamers Hosting “Ability” Charity Fundraising Event

AbleGamers is a rising video game themed charity benefiting gamers with disabilities, in particular those disabilities which may impair their ability to game. The charity seeks to make video games…

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This Is How I Blindly Play Video Games

I walk into my local GameStop store determined to get the game that I’ve been saving for. As soon as I enter the store I can tell some people are…

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GameCom 780 Gaming Headset Review

If there’s one thing that’s prevalent in a gamer’s arsenal, aside from a vast collection of limited edition copies of games and memorizations of uncanny screen names that would be…

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How BloodRayne Betrayal Failed the Visually Impaired

In the world of video games the saying “you can’t  teach an old dog new tricks” is constantly challenged by games made by developers with banners displaying unique ideas. These…

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JAWS 17 Releases With Focus on Web Enhancement and Braille

In the blind and visually impaired community the adaptive technology market is in heated competition. This is even more so with the rise of accessible mainstream technology slowly making it’s…

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XBox One to Debut Global Button Mapping later this year

2015 is a huge year for disabled gamers. Accessibility features, once a dream when thinking about consoles, are now making prominent places in the market with accessibility solutions built into…

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Xbox One Adds Accessibility with Screen Reader and more

Information has sprung up that reveals a vast array of new accessibility features for the Xbox One that will make the console more accessible to disabled gamers, including blind and…

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JAWS screen reader becomes compatible with Windows 10

In the world of adaptive technology, it is always a question of compatibility when it comes to upgrading, especially when people who are blind have to contend with a brand…