The Design and Evaluation of a Computer Game for the Blind in the GRAB Haptic Audio Virtual Environment

@inproceedings{Wood2003TheDA,
  title={The Design and Evaluation of a Computer Game for the Blind in the GRAB Haptic Audio Virtual Environment},
  author={John Wood and Mark Magennis and Elena Francisca Cano Arias and Teresa Guti{\'e}rrez and Helen Graupp and Massimo Bergamasco},
  year={2003}
}
This paper describes the development and evaluation of a computer game for blind and visually impaired people using a new haptic audio virtual environment (HAVE). The GRAB HAVE consists of a new two-finger haptic interface and Haptic Geometric Modeller which enables people to locate and interact with 3D computer-generated objects using their sense of touch and audio feedback. A simple 3D search and adventure game was developed and tested with fifteen blind participants in three countries. The… CONTINUE READING
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