The Game Awards 2020 is set for December 10, 2020, and for the first time in its history it will offer a special audio descriptive mode for those who are blind or low vision.The Game Awards’ Geoff Keighley took to Twitter to make the announcement, saying “I’m happy to confirm that #TheGameAwards will have a special audio descriptive mode livestream on @YouTubeGaming for the first time. Accessibility matters.”
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For audio descriptive videos, a narrator describes what is happening in particular scene, while also ensuring it doesn’t interrupt the spoken dialogue happening in the trailer or gameplay.
For more, you can check out our look at how you audio transcribe an entire video game to better understand the process that goes into making this important accessibility feature possible.
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