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ROCCAT™ to Unveil Groundbreaking Gear at E3 & Computex – Including Power-Grid Hands-On

10 May 2012

Hamburg, 10 May 2012 – ROCCAT Studios, the German manufacturer of professional gaming equipment, is ready to roll out an impressive line-up of new products at E3 in Los Angeles on June 7 and at Computex in Taipei on June 5.

High on the list is the ROCCAT™ Kone XTD – Max Customization Gaming Mouse – the new incarnation of the legendary ROCCAT™ Kone[+]. Equipped with the latest technological gaming innovations and an 8200 DPI Pro Aim R3 laser sensor – as well as being loaded with the full power of ROCCAT™ software – the Kone XTD is expected to surpass its famous predecessor and claim supremacy in the field of laser gaming mice. The “Next Gen” Kone is expected to hit shelves internationally early October 2012.

The Hamburg-based gaming peripherals manufacturer will also show off its ROCCAT™ Lua – Tri-Button Gaming Mouse at both E3 and Computex. Packing a fully- adjustable 2000 DPI Pro Optic sensor in a sleek, ambidextrous V-shape,  the Lua delivers straightforward control, comfort and style for both left- and right-handed gamers. The Lua will be in shops around the globe August 2012.

And finally, in what is sure to be exciting news for many gamers, ROCCAT™ has announced that the first beta version of the much-anticipated ROCCAT™ Power-Grid app will be available for hands-on use at both E3 and Computex. Power-Grid – which allows PC gamers to control their games and computer with their smartphone – sent a seismic jolt through the gaming world when first announced. And the buzz continues.

“I’m thrilled about our global fan base,” says René Korte, ROCCAT Studios Founder and CEO. “We’re still young, but we’re going full steam ahead internationally.  ROCCAT started in Europe in 2007. In 2010 we opened our Asian office, and this year we launched our US business. We are, and will continue to be, dedicated to helping players worldwide enjoy the best possible PC gaming experience. And the future looks awesome.”

Come visit ROCCAT™ at Computex 2012 in Taipei in TWTC Hall 3, Booth G0536.
Come visit ROCCAT™at E3 in Los Angeles in the West Exhibit Hall, Booth 5654.

 Further information:

www.roccat.org  |  www.power-grid.roccat.org  |  www.facebook.com/roccat

http://www.e3expo.com  |  http://www.computextaipei.com.tw

 

Contact:

  • International

Kathrin Bachmann, Director Marketing & Communications

+49 (0)40 309 9495 112

Kathrin@roccat.org

  • Germany, Austria, Switzerland

Michael Schmidt, Public Relations Manager

+49 (0)40 309 9495 133

Michael@roccat.org

  • France

Mikael Bertheau, Junior Public Relations Manager

mikael@roccat.org

  • Asia Pacific

Allen Hsieh, Marketing Manager

+886 919224132

allen@roccat.org

  • USA

Max Borges Agency, Matt Shumate

+1 305-371-9736 x115

MattShumate@maxborgesagency.com

 

ROCCAT Studios Hamburg

Otto von Bahrenpark

Paul-Dessau-Str. 3g

22761 Hamburg

Germany

About ROCCAT Studios

Founded in 2007 in Hamburg, Germany, ROCCAT Studios produces innovative, high-quality products for today’s ambitious computer gamer. Always operating in close collaboration with the gaming community, the company’s advanced input devices, headsets and accessories offer extreme precision, first-class ease-of-use and unique, eye-catching design. ROCCAT™ entered the scene with its Kone Gaming Mouse – a high-performance device that still ranks as one of the world’s premier gaming peripherals. A long list of international awards attests to the ingenious design and world-class quality of ROCCAT products.

 

Max Borges Agency is an award-winning tech PR firm based in Miami with multi-national clients targeting the global consumer.