Epilepsy

Riot Removes New League Of Legends Animation That May Trigger Epilepsy

Riot Removes New League Of Legends Animation That May Trigger Epilepsy

Yesterday, a League of Legends player posted on the game’s forums to complain that a new animation was causing problems for those suffering from epilepsy. One of the game’s designers then apologised, noting that they didn’t have “time or bandwidth” to implement a toggle so that players could turn it…

How A Brush With Death Inspired The Only Living Boy

How A Brush With Death Inspired The Only Living Boy

David Gallaher and Steve Ellis’ ongoing scifi webcomic The Only Living Boy follows Erik Farrell, a 12-year-old lost on a strange alien world after he runs away from home. Gallaher reveals the personal tragedy that inspired Erik’s story — and how being diagnosed with epilepsy transformed the way he wrote…