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Recent Gaming Things

Accessibility Consulting: Opening New Doors for All Gamers – Playstation SIE Blog

Deaf Accessibility in Video Games – Gamasutra (Feature)

Advocating for Accessibility in Video Games – Gamasutra (Feature)

Accessiblity Options for The Last of Us Part II – Playstation

Official Member of the Voting Jury – The Games Awards

The Last of Us Part II will have over 60 accessibility features, including some for blind players – Android Central

The Last of Us Part 2 – Incredible Accessibility Features w/ Morgan Baker ( Consultant on TLOU2)

The Last of Us Part II Accessibility Consultants — Advancing The Industry – CanIPlayThat

Deaf / HoH Game Review – Hyper Scape (BETA) – Game Accessibility Nexus

Deaf / HoH Game Review – Horizon Zero Dawn – Game Accessibility Nexus

How Animal Crossing: New Horizons Players Use The Game’s Customization To Make It More Accessible – Kotaku

Deaf / HoH Game Review – Hades – Game Accessibility Nexus

Deaf / HoH Game Review – Assassin’s Creed Valhalla – Game Accessibility Nexus

Accessibility Impressions: Playstation 5 vs. Xbox Series X/S – Game Accessibility Nexus

Gaming for All: A discussion with Disabled Gamers – Abilities Expo 2020

‘Spider-Man Miles Morales’ reveals the power of representation – Inverse

Recent Academic Publications

Understanding the Belongingness of Students with Disabilities – AHEAD 2019

Disability Identity: How to serve and empower students with disabilities outside the classroom – CCPA 2018

Fieldwork Observations: Using Technology to Promote Disability Inclusion – NASPA 2019

Introduction to Disability Studies: Stop Sharing Those Feel-Good Cochlear Implant Videos – (Excerpt Link)

Misc. Mentions

Emory Students Push For Changes To Sign Language Classes – GPB News

Why Nyle DiMarco’s Work Is Crucial For The Deaf Community – The Establishment

9 Times Deaf People Dominated 2019 – CSD

Twitter’s Voice Tweets Upset Users Again Over Accessibility – WSJ

Overwatch and Disabled Players: A Discussion – Death Blossoms