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Xbox Adaptive Controller: Why Phil Spencer greenlit the accessibility project

2 monthes ago   |   By Venture Beat

Microsoft unveiled its Xbox Adaptive Controller today, an accessory for the game console for those with limited mobility to play games. It makes games accessible to a wider audience, and that's what drew the attention of Xbox head Phil Spencer, who was ultimately responsible for greenlighting the project. The controller enables people who don...
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Microsoft's New Xbox Controller Is Designed for People With Limited Mobility

Microsoft's New Xbox Controller Is Designed for People With Limited Mobility

2 monthes ago   |   By Time

Microsoft has introduced an Xbox controller designed for people with limited mobility.
The Xbox Adaptive Controller is meant to take into consideration the needs of gamers who might not be able to hold typical gaming controllers for long periods of time or reach all the necessary buttons, according to a statement from Microsoft. The new controller comes as the company makes an effort to be more inclusive toward all gamers.
“By taking an inclusive design approach and considerations of gamers who might not be able to reach all the bumpers and triggers or hold a controller for an extended...
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