Star Citizen is adding American Sign Language emotes


Crowdfunding bonanza and space simulator Star Citizen has announced some new emotes aimed at Deaf and hard of hearing players. The American Sign Language (ASL) animations include all the typical fare you might come across in an online video game, like “hello,” “thank you,” and “bullshit.”

Animator Steve Bender describes the idea, and shows off a few of the emotes, in the video below:

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