Accessibility. A word that usually has positive connotations in life has recently become a noun that strikes fear at the hearts of those discerning gamers who have had no choice but to find themselves relegated to the sidelines, observing their favourite genres and even franchises become diluted in order to cater for the mass market. Is this accessibility really a curse or a blessing and if it is the former, who is to blame for this new trend? Console gamers? Developers? We find out and look to see who the real culprits are behind this trend.