Video games Can create worlds most can only dream of, why would you create barriers to those worlds?

Mark Barlet


[ short story about me ]

June 2016  – I am the Executive Director of the AbleGamers Charity, and CEO of the Barlet Group, a technology company that supports federal and commercial customers. I am pasionate about Accessibility, Video Games, Music, Fashion and Food.

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My Evening with the Father of Video Games
My Evening with the Father of Video Games

About 8 years ago I had a chance to meet the father of video games, Ralph Baer. He invited me to come and have tea at his house outside of Boston. I was in full nerd mode, and I took my two classic SIMON games for him to sign, because he invented that too! We

VR: Shut-up and Take Your Headache
VR: Shut-up and Take Your Headache

I did a talk at the Game Developers Conference this year in San Francisco, and my take away was, “they are going to force VR down our gullets, want it or not” If you follow a gaming blog, tech news, or even walk pass a cell phone store, you know that Virtual Reality is coming

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First print!!!! This is going to open up a new world of customization in Arcade controllers. @glowforge
Just had the best @Uber ride every. Guy was amazing in getting my to LAX.@markbarlet
In other news, here is a new pic of my soon to be puppy (and unofficial official @AbleGamers mascot).
I am heading to LAX to go home. Had a great time at @CasualConnect. Miss ya already @brycej! # BFF@markbarlet