Deep dive: Gaming and Disability Boot Camp 2018: Making Forza More Inclusive and Accessible

Here’s another developer talk from the folks at Forza Motorsport and Horizon. For aspiring game developers, there’s a number of good design techniques and tools that they developed over the years to build the games to bring more people into the racing genre. While many of these things start out to help people with certain physical or cognitive challenges, they usually ending benefitting everyone (e.g. subtitles).

Description: The Gaming and Disability Boot Camp strives to teach inclusive design and accessibility principles that aren’t about compliance, but solving the actual challenges that gamers with disabilities face. In this talk, Bill Giese and Jon Knoles of Turn 10 Studios discuss their experience working on accessibility in the Forza franchise.

https://youtu.be/3mrddxQ52FM