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Accessible Gaming Museum

Accessible Gaming Museum. Chris Myers playing one-switch accessible Shenmue Darts at a gaming convention.

Accessibile Gaming Museum

Welcome one and all to this Game Accessibility Museum. This resource is the home of the One Switch 100 book and much more on the history of game accessibility.

Latest History blog posts

One Switch 100

One Switch 100 book cover. A WAIT pedestrian crossing push button.

A history of game accessibility and one-switch gaming.

Fascinating and seldom told stories, games,  photos, videos and reading material galore.

Game Access History Exhibit at SpecialEffect

Game Access History Exhibit 2017

Game Access history exhibit. Part of the SpecialEffect 10th Anniversary celebrations. (2017)

Game Access Info

Game Accessibility Information Symbol (aka The Joypad Rider).

Free to use Game Accessibility Information symbol. Use to bring attention to access features in any game product (2012)

Shaking Things Up

Physical Barriers in Video Games

Can full-body games become more accessible?

Dimitris Grammenos ICS-FORTH (2012)

Physical Barriers in Video Games

Physical Barriers in Video Games

An accessible gaming article aimed at Game Developers.

Barrie Ellis (2006)

Classic Gaming Expo 2005

Accessible Gaming at the Classic Gaming Expo UK

Photos of One Switch exhibiting Accessible Games at the UK Classic Gaming Expo. (2005)

Accessible Gaming Pioneers

Pioneers of Accessible Gaming.

A brief history of game accessibility from the 1960's to the modern age. (2005)

Playstation PC interface

Playstation, CD, DVD Switch Interface.

Instructions and ideas for a switch adapted Namco Arcade Stick. (1996, 2001)

Number Generator

BBC Micro Switch Programmes.

Instructions for the BBC Micro "Thurrock Care Switch Programmes" set-up. (1995, 2000)












Top image of Christopher Myers playing a Shenmue mini-game of Darts on the Sega Dreamcast, using two head switches.