[games_access] Ubisoft and Game Accessibility, Subtitle

Barrie Ellis barrie.ellis at oneswitch.org.uk
Wed Sep 10 17:18:22 EDT 2008


Well - in the UK - good subtitles includes description of music and sound
effects - with colour coded writing to distinguish between people talking.
We've had that on teletext TV's since the early 1980's. Surely Ubisoft can
manage that?!

Barrie
www.OneSwitch.org.uk



----- Original Message -----
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Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 10:01 PM
Subject: Re: [games_access] Ubisoft and Game Accessibility, Subtitle



> Update from Ubisoft PR:

>

> "We have not committed to closed captioning for the moment but to

> subtitles."

>

> They will be discussing this internally and will get back to us tomorrow

> about the details and an interview that Mark will do for AbleGamers.

> Perhaps we can help them take that extra step toward [cc]?

>

> Michelle

>

> ---- Original message ----

>>Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2008 20:11:50 +0100

>>From: "Barrie Ellis" <barrie.ellis at oneswitch.org.uk>

>>Subject: Re: [games_access] Ubisoft and Game Accessibility, Subtitle

>>To: "IGDA Games Accessibility SIG Mailing List" <games_access at igda.org>

>>

>>Blog post on Ubisoft here (thanks again Sandra)...:

>>

>>http://gameaccessibility.blogspot.com/

>>

>>With links to guidance from Reid and DeafGamers. If anyone has anything

>>more

>>to add - please let me know.

>>

>>Barrie

>>www.OneSwitch.org.uk

>>

>>

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