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Playing Candy Crush with your eyes
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Playing Candy Crush with your eyes

Here’s our therapist Liz using her eyes to blast sweets in @CandyCrushSaga. She’s testing an eye ..
GameBlast19ers smash £100k target
Thursday, March 07, 2019

GameBlast19ers smash £100k target

You came. You saw. You gamed. And gamed and gamed and gamed. And you smashed the GameBlast19 ..
Dogs of Rare calendar still available!​
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Dogs of Rare calendar still available!​

Now here's a shaggy dog story. Our friends at Microsoft’s Rare Studios (https://www.rare.co.uk/) ..
Born to run
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Born to run

Above: Steve, Frankie and Ali proudly wearing their new SpecialEffect running vests  ..
New faces at SpecialEffect
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

New faces at SpecialEffect

As more and more disabled people get to know we can help them break free of the constraints of t ..
Brendan takes control
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Brendan takes control

What was the most requested video game for our service delivery team in 2018? The answer is FIFA ..
Join the SpecialEffect British 10k team!
Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Join the SpecialEffect British 10k team!

Dust off your running shoes (and your Sonic costumes) – the 2019 British 10k is HERE! Start the  ..
Levelling the playing field for Nick
Monday, March 04, 2019

Levelling the playing field for Nick

Nick was an avid gamer before his Guillain-barré syndrome stopped him playing FIFA and Fortnite  ..
"Your world’s not over, it’s just beginning."
Thursday, February 28, 2019

"Your world’s not over, it’s just beginning."

Take a couple of minutes to listen to Steve describing the hope and independence we were able to ..
Zolly's catching up with his console games
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Zolly's catching up with his console games

Hey, all you GameBlasters! THIS is the kind of difference you’ll be making. It’s Zolly, who we w ..
​Twin Town 2020 - The Final Lap!
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

​Twin Town 2020 - The Final Lap!

It's no exaggeration to say that the Twin Town Challenge has played a life changing part in the  ..
It's GameBlast weekend - and Joe's playing to win
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

It's GameBlast weekend - and Joe's playing to win

“It's life-changing, and my way of giving something back.” Joe, a young man with Duchenne ..

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