Steve Saylor is the Media Editor for Can I Play That? He has been a content creator for over 15 years from Podcasts to YouTuber. He is also a Toronto-based podcaster, radio host, Blind Gamer, Streamer, Graphic Designer, Content Creator and College Professor all while being blind!
Starting in 2015, his entertaining YouTube series “Blind Gamer” fused humour with his passion for playing video games. In just a few short years he is considered a thought leader on accessibility in gaming and an advocate for developers to push video game accessibility forward. Steve is the top Blind Gamer in Canada, is a Canadian Game Award Nominee for Content Creator and has worked with prominent clients in the video game industry.
Also he is very proud of the fact that William Shatner, aka Captain James T. Kirk, says “Steve’s wonderful.”
The highly anticipated Cyberpunk 2077 from CD Projekt Red has finally arrived. And the studio has been notoriously silent over what accessibility features and options we can expect from the game. The most we’ve had confirmed has been that subtitles can be resized, but other than that we’ve had to speculate using early footage as […]
With the new PS5 and the new Dualsense controller Sony is introducing players to a new set of hardware and software. With that comes a new set of accessibility challenges. Check out the video above where I look at what the PS5 has to offer, what it does well/not well, and the potential future of accessibility on Sony's next generation console.
Watch Dogs: Legion is the third game in the Watch Dogs franchise for Ubisoft and the most ambitious. With its Open World concept where every NPC can become a Player Character it is ground breaking in it's approach to the Open World genre that Ubisoft has become notable for. The question though at this point with its large scope, will it be playable for players with disabilities?
In today’s video, Steve Saylor and Grant Stoner give their thoughts on the accessibility in Gears Tactics for Windows 10 on Xbox Game Pass. Steve and Grant discuss the Blind and Mobility accessibility, key remapping and the Narration feature built in to the game! If you have any questions or want to give your thoughts […]
This is a bonus episode of Steve Saylor’s video game accessibility podcast Access Granted. Cherry Thompson, Grant Stoner, John Phipps and Steve Saylor sit down to discuss a Kotaku article that was recently posted about Final Fantasy VII’s Remake’s Easy mode saying that it was too easy and was a joke. We discuss accessibility, difficulty […]