Wheelchairs Coming to Xbox Avatars

"No petition needed"

A comment from Seamus Blackley on Twitter about the possibility of avatars including wheelchairs has all but confirmed they will be arriving soon.

The original Xbox creator posted a question on Twitter aimed at Phil Spencer asking –


Not long after both Phil Spencer and Mike Ybarra responded with the news that wheelchairs for avatars are in the works and also provided a sneak peek at the new addition complete with the obligatory Xbox flag.


Surprisingly wheelchairs weren’t already an option on the avatar store but I guess it’s a case of better late than never. Hopefully they arrive very soon and gamers can get a true representation of their person in-game.


Writer and Podcast Editor Kevin Tarne was born as an insult to nature. The seventh son of a seventh son, Kevin is the world’s last audio Wizard and wields his unreliable PC to fight evil and edit podcasts. Kevin is responsible for the unprecedented quality of the podcasts audio.
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