Sony is adding more accessibility information to games on the PlayStation Store


Sony is introducing new tags in the PlayStation Store that list accessibility features you can use in a game. Sony’s Hideaki Nishino says the new “Accessibility Tags” will roll out globally in stores on PS5 this week in a post on the PlayStation blog.

The tags provide information about accessibility options for things like visual, audio, control, and gameplay features. They can be quite useful if you want to make sure a particular game meets your specific needs. You can get an idea of ​​what the accessibility tags look like in this video from Sony.

The tags will roll out “gradually” this week, and Nishino says they’ll launch with games like Days passed, Death Stranding Director’s Cut, Ghost of Tsushima Director’s Cut, God of war, God of War Ragnarok, Gran Turismo 7, Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Ratchet & Clank: Rift apartAnd Return.

Many of Sony’s recent games have great accessibility features, so these tags are a handy way for people to see what’s available when shopping for their next game. The addition of tags also comes ahead of the eventual launch of Project Leonardo, Sony’s accessibility-focused controller in the works.