[games_access] Pokémon GO a11y?

Dan Fischbach blindwolf8 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 17 15:39:57 EDT 2016


Nintendo's support email is support at noa.nintendo.com but it looks like
there's another way to get in touch with Niantic/TPC:
http://en-americas-support.nintendo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/17045

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On Jul 17, 2016 11:11 AM, "Gabby Taylor" <mittenstehkitty at gmail.com> wrote:

> This would be interesting if true, but I feel like this would leave out a
> lot of gamers who don't get a card but are still disabled (just an example,
> I'm disabled to the point of being unable to drive so no handicap placard).
> Do you know of a way to reach out to Nintendo to verify this (how did the
> person in the post do it)?
>
> On Sun, Jul 17, 2016 at 10:40 AM, Dan Fischbach <blindwolf8 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> From tumblr, unsure of how true this is:
>>
>> "However! If you email Nintendo with some proof of disability (she used a
>> handicap parking sign), they will change the settings on your game so that
>> the Pokemon will come to you!"
>>
>> Assuming this is like perma-Incense. Again, if true, good move
>> Nintendo/Niantic/TPC.
>>
>> Source:
>> http://jennytrout.tumblr.com/post/147520522543/its-a-different-world-
>> <http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fjennytrout.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F147520522543%2Fits-a-different-world-recoveryisbeautiful&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFQjCNFdzzWWAhfyTmY_5wUhlUz5lScLAQ>
>> recoveryisbeautiful
>> <http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Fjennytrout.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F147520522543%2Fits-a-different-world-recoveryisbeautiful&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFQjCNFdzzWWAhfyTmY_5wUhlUz5lScLAQ>
>>
>> ***This message was sent from my cell phone so it may be more terse than
>> usual.***
>> Dan Fischbach, Net+, MCP
>> W: danfischbach.com P: 609-458-7920
>> Proud NJIT (BS) and UCF/FIEA (MS) graduate
>> Please consider the environment before printing this email
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