The Beginner's Guide to Inclusive Gaming Activities
Published on 25.8.2023
Non-Toxic - non-discriminatory gaming culture-project has produced The Beginner’s Guide to Inclusive Gaming Activities for all adults working with young people and digital games. The guide can be downloaded free of charge in Finnish, Swedish and English, also as audiobooks. It is especially suited for people working in digital youth work, schools, libraries, esports and event organizing.
The guide includes tried and tested tools and methods used by various gaming operators to implement more inclusive gaming activities. The guide’s main focus is on game education, the underlying structures of gaming activities, building safer spaces and methods of communication. The tools provided by the guide include, for example, an equality plan, ethical guidelines, having a harassment contact person and the principles for building a safer space. It also gives tips for more accessible gaming and communication.