Built to Play

Built to Play 34: Useful Design

Episode Summary

We explore accessible arcades with AbleGamers founder Mark Barlet and U of T assistant professor Sara Grimes, examine user research with Anatole Chen from Xbox's natural user interface platform team. And we look at beautiful environment design with Kate Craig, the brick builder of Gone Home. Plus, in the news, Naughty Dog is leaking professionals, Microsoft boosts the Xbox One with TV shows, and a community manager decides to defend a racist.

Episode Notes

We explore accessible arcades with AbleGamers founder Mark Barlet and U of T assistant professor Sara Grimes, examine user research with Anatole Chen from Xbox's natural user interface platform team. And we look at beautiful environment design with Kate Craig, the brick builder of Gone Home. Plus, in the news, Naughty Dog is leaking professionals, Microsoft boosts the Xbox One with TV shows, and a community manager decides to defend a racist.