Microsoft's new Xbox controller courts gamers with disabilities

Mastering the various buttons, thumbsticks, triggers and touchpads of video game controllers is hard enough, but it can be near impossible for people with limited mobility and forms of disability. To open up gaming to more people who might normally miss out, Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox Adaptive Controller, a versatile new device that can be connected to a range of different accessories to cater to different players' specific needs... Continue Reading Xbox Adaptive Controller lends a helping hand for gamers with disabilities Category: Games Tags: Accessibility Accessories Disability Gaming Microsoft PC Xbox Xbox One Related Articles: Accessible hotel room concept balances form with function Up periscope: Finland's grounded observation tower BraunAbility brings wheelchair access to the Ford

Microsoft's new Xbox controller courts gamers with disabilities

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