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W3C accessibility guidelines for mobile games.

Wilson, Amy; Crabb, Michael


Amy Wilson

Michael Crabb


In the past decade, video games have become one of the fastest growing forms or entertainment around the world. In particular, mobile gaming has continued to evolve, becoming increasingly popular for billions of people worldwide. An ongoing issue within this subject is the accessibility issues users' face when playing these types of games. The purpose of this work is to investigate how well current W3C accessibility guidelines support mobile game development. This paper introduces a study that was carried out to determine the current knowledge that participants have of these guidelines, along with the opinions on how important these accessibility guidelines are when creating accessible mobile game content.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date Jun 30, 2018
Journal Computer games journal
Print ISSN 2052-773X
Publisher Springer (part of Springer Nature)
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 7
Issue 2
Pages 49-61
Institution Citation WILSON, A. and CRABB, M. 2018. W3C accessibility guidelines for mobile games. Computer games journal [online], 7(2), pages 49-61. Available from:
Keywords Accessibility; Mobile gaming; Interview; Guidelines


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