[games_access] Looking for One Switch Games thoughts...

Eelke Folmer eelke.folmer at gmail.com
Fri May 6 13:44:43 EDT 2011


Hey Sandra,

Sure check here: http://www.springerlink.com/content/a0273kw751q71332/ or if
you don't have access here:
http://www.cse.unr.edu/~fredh/papers/journal/29-gaas/paper.pdf

Best Eelke


On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 11:38 PM, Sandra Uhling <sandra_uhling at web.de> wrote:


> Hi Eelke,

>

> I do not understand this " I also synthesize three different strategies

> that are used to make games switch accessible."

>

> Do you have a document about it, a website, some pages?

> Is there a short version about it (when it is a long information) ?

>

> Best regards,

> Sandra

>

> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----

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> Im

> Auftrag von Eelke Folmer

> Gesendet: Donnerstag, 5. Mai 2011 01:55

> An: IGDA Games Accessibility SIG Mailing List

> Betreff: Re: [games_access] Looking for One Switch Games thoughts...

>

> Hi Tim,

>

> <shamelessselfpromotion>

> I got a few one switch research findings on my website

> http://eelke.com/oneswitchgames.html

> Including a 1 switch bejeweled, first person shooter and monkeyball game.

> I also synthesize three different strategies that are used to make games

> switch accessible.

> </shamelessselfpromotion>

>

> Best Eelke

>

>

> On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 7:54 AM, Tim Holt <tim.m.holt at gmail.com> wrote:

>

>

> Barrie - thanks for that list!

>

> Tim

>

>

> On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 12:54 AM, Barrie Ellis <oneswitch at gmail.com>

> wrote:

>

>

> Good calls, Tara.

>

> Also - "Squid Yes: Not So Octopus" and Fishie Fishie 50 are

> one-switch playable on Xbox Live, and there's more. Fishing Girl I think

> too... Love the theme of Gaya. Nice one.

>

>

>

> From: Tara Voelker (Tefertiller)

> <mailto:ttefertiller at igda-gasig.org>

> Sent: Thursday, April 28, 2011 6:40 PM

> To: IGDA Games Accessibility SIG Mailing List

> <mailto:games_access at igda.org>

> Subject: Re: [games_access] Looking for One Switch Games

> thoughts...

>

> Games for Health in Boston? Eleanor and myself will be there

> as well!

>

> A 1 switch game I recommend is Shoot 1 Up. It isnt one

> switch by default, but you can turn that option on in the menu. It's pretty

> fun. You can download if for a dollar from the indie channel on XBox Live.

> It's pretty fun.Here is a video showing all of the accessibility features:

>

> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqAeD6TBZt8

>

> I also recommend checking out a game that was part of the

> Global Game Jam.... It was designed to be one switch.You can read about it,

> see a video and download it here:

>

>

>

> http://igda-gasig.org/success-cases-and-examples/global-game-jam/central-orl

> ando-chapter-2011/

>

> --

> Tara (Tefertiller) Voelker - Chairperson

> IGDA Game Accessibility SIG

>

> igda-gasig.org <http://igda-gasig.org/>

> http://gameaccesssig.forumotion.com/

>

>

>

>

> On Thu, Apr 28, 2011 at 1:04 PM, Tim Holt

> <tim.m.holt at gmail.com> wrote:

>

>

> I'm giving a presentation on one switch games at

> Games 4 Health in May, and wanted to ping the list for thoughts, ideas,

> resources, etc. on this broad topic.

>

> For example http://www.oneswitch.org.uk/ is a

> fantastic resource and one I'm pretty familiar with. Any other

> suggestions,

> including any "not made for one switch but playable as one switch"

> commercial games?

>

> The same goes for resources and ideas for one switch

> games created without accessibility in mind. The Gamma 4 one button

> competition for GDC 2010 was a good example of this. I talked with some of

> the developers at GDC, and was sort of surprised to find out some of them

> had no idea that one switch interactions were viewable from the

> accessibility point of view. I was pleased that when I mentioned

> accessibility and one switch design was a whole "culture" out there

> already,

> a few developers had those proverbial lightbulbs go off in their minds.

>

> Tim

>

>

>

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> Best, Eelke

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> Eelke Folmer

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Eelke Folmer
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Nevada, Reno
http://www.eelke.com
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