Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. introduce a new range of licensed Major League Gaming professional video game controllers for use with the Xbox 360. Designed to offer a tactical advantage when playing first person shooter’s, the F.P.S. Pro GamePad features two newly refined Combat Buttons located on the rear of the gamepad allowing for on-the-fly custom remapping. With a choice of nine pre-set modes, gamers can use the Combat Buttons to re-map Action Button or ThumbStick commands, empowering players to shift melee or sprint to the rear buttons in order to maintain full motion control of the analog sticks. These professional-grade PS3 and Xbox 360 controllers allow competitive gamers to adjust the gamepad’s weight and swap out key components, like exchanging the controller’s analog stick for a D-pad. The Controllers expected to taking place in Raleigh Convention Center from August 26-28, and are expected to ship in time for Holiday 2011. Checkout the press release for more.
Mad Catz Announces New Range of Licensed Major League Gaming Professional Video Game Controllers
Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (AMEX/TSX: MCZ) announced today a new range of licensed Major League Gaming (“MLG”) professional video game controllers for use with the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft® and the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system from Sony®. The new range of premium controllers will be unveiled for the first time at the MLG Pro Circuit at the Raleigh Convention Center taking place from August 26-28, and are expected to ship in time for Holiday 2011.
“Our new range of MLG products demonstrate our continued ability to produce highly specialized gaming products for passionate consumers”
“Our new range of MLG products demonstrate our continued ability to produce highly specialized gaming products for passionate consumers,” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. “We are very excited to work with MLG, the world’s largest competitive gaming organization on a project which continues in the tradition of our highly successful range of Tournament Edition Arcade FightSticks.”
The new range of licensed products include the Major League Gaming Pro-Circuit Controller which allows gamers to customize key components of the controller, and the Major League Gaming Arcade FightStick Tournament Edition which utilizes genuine arcade grade Sanwa Denshi™ components.