[games_access] Disability eSports

Coyle, Damien dh.coyle at ulster.ac.uk
Thu Apr 27 07:22:52 EDT 2017

Dear Kim,

We recently competed in the BCI race at Cybathlon 2016


This was not unlike an esport for gamers with disabilities - using brain activity to control the action of avatar as it raced along a virtual track against other competitors. All pilots in the race were quadriplegic. This format may provide some ideas.

Best wishes,

Professor Damien Coyle
Professor of Neurotechnology
Ulster University

-----Original Message-----
From: games_access [mailto:games_access-bounces at igda.org] On Behalf Of Kim Robinson
Sent: 17 April, 2017 04:30
To: games_access at igda.org
Subject: [games_access] Disability eSports

Hi everyone,

I'm looking for countries that have active eSports for gamers with disabilities.

I'm trying to create an eSport league for gamers with disabilities in New Zealand and I would love to get in contact with other countries who also have similar interests.



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