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Editor’s Choice: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Looking back on this past year, I want to give a shout out to a game that I believe made some big strides in accessibility. 2018 was a great year for game accessibility in general. I saw that Sony had continued to push for their exclusives to incorporate...

Editor’s Choice: For The King

At GDC in 2018, one of the games that I had the privilege of previewing was For The King by IronOak Games. I knew then that I was looking at one of the most accessible indie games that would be released in the coming months. What was unclear at...

Editor’s Choice: God of War

When it came time to make a recommendation for DAGERS Editors' choice, I was faced with a decision that was more difficult than that which I'm accustomed to when choosing a game. This is simply because more emphasis was placed on accessibility...

Game Awards 2018 Breakdown

The 2018 Game Awards passed as quickly as they arrived. 2018 was such a great year for gaming that it's almost impossible to Choose a clear winner. At DAGERS, accessibility is our game, so I’ll only briefly touch on the winners and focus on upcoming...

Disability Game Review: Pokemon Let’s Go!

 Visual Partially Accessible  Fine-Motor Inaccessible  Auditory Barrier Free Partially Accessible It would not be an overstatement to say historically that Nintendo’s core Pokémon franchise is probably the most consistently accessible franchise in gaming...

Disability Game Review: Octopath Traveler

 Visual Barrier Free  Fine-Motor Barrier Free  Auditory Barrier Free Barrier Free Usually at DAGERS the intention when we review a game is to immerse ourselves thoroughly in the experience so that if there are hidden barriers, they become apparent through...

Disability Game Review: Mario Tennis Aces

 Visual Barrier Free  Fine-Motor Partially Accessible  Auditory Barrier Free Thoroughly Accessible Faithful DAGERS readers will know, that for the past year, there has been a significant hole in our coverage. This is because when the Nintendo Switch first...

Disability Game Review: Red Dead Redemption II

 Visual Thoroughly Accessible  Fine-Motor Partially Accessible  Auditory Barrier Free Thoroughly Accessible               Red Dead Redemption II is a game that, for many including myself is a prime example of a Game of the Year contender. It is Rockstar Games'...

GIC 2018 Rundown

GIC 2018 Rundown   So I had an amazing experience going to Poland and getting to speak at the GIC conference! GIC is one of the largest videogame expos in Europe. There were over 400 game Studios in attendance, not just from Poland, but from all over the...

Disability Game Review: For the King

  Visual Barrier Free   Fine-Motor Barrier Free   Auditory Barrier Free Barrier Free Not every game that I have the privilege of demoing at GDC is able to be reviewed on this site. For the King looks like an impressive title, but I never got around to...

Disability Game Review: Spider-Man

 Visual Partially Accessible  Fine-Motor Partially Accessible  Auditory Barrier Free Partially Accessible It was my express privilege to partner with Insomniac to bring accessibility features to Spider-Man for the PS4. Normally at DAGERS, staff members who...

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