How to make competitive esports spaces accessible to players with disabilities (ft. Jose Hernandez)

How much does a custom controller cost? What can developers do to make their games more accessible? Do games need to be easier? Kishonna Gray interviews Jose Hernandez from the Quad Gods about his experience as a disabled gamer, how much able-bodied people underestimate the obstacles to accessibility, and how the Quad Gods have created amazing training & gaming spaces for their esports team of quadriplegic players.


Links mentioned:

Check out Kishonna’s book, Intersectional Tech:…


Like what you’ve seen here? Remember to subscribe and ring the bell to get important notifications about upcoming episodes. And follow us all over the web @gameshotline and

The Games and Online Harassment Hotline is a free, text message-based, confidential support hotline. We offer free, confidential support and referrals to folks in and around the games industry. Text INFO to 23368 to learn more or SUPPORT to 23368 to be connected with a live agent between 4-7pm Pacific time (Monday through Friday). USA only.