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Thrustmaster Announces a Line of Charging Solutions for Nintendo Wii™

29 Oct 2009


Easy charging solutions that let you keep on playing

New York, NY – (October 29, 2009) — Thrustmaster, the innovative PC and console accessory brand from Guillemot Corporation, is proud to offer two innovative new solutions for recharging your Wii Remotes™. Designed with practicality and efficiency in mind, simply place your Wii Remotes™ on the stand and the charging begins.

“Thrustmaster is dedicated to providing practical and easy to use accessories for Nintendo Wii fans,” says Winn Keaten, Marketing Manager for Thrustmaster. “These charging solutions for Wii™ will give Wii gamers hours of playing time this holiday season.”


T-Charge Stand Contactless+ NW:

A “contactless” charging stand with a designer look, the T-Charge Stand Contactless+ NW allows you to charge two Wii Remotes™ and holds your Wii™ Console. The T-Charge Stand Contactless is easy to use; simply place your Wii Remotes flat on the stand’s charging cradles and begin charging immediately. There is no need to even remove the Wii Remotes™ silicone protectors. A LED display shows when the unit is charging and when charging is complete. Powered only by the USB port, kids can easily and safely use this charging system which can provide up to 30 hours of playing time on a full charge and is also compatible with the Wii MotionPlus™ accessory.

The T-Charge Stand Contactless+ NW is available at a suggested retail price of $39.99 at, and



T-Charge Quattro+ NW:

The T-Charge Quattro+ NW is a powerful compact charging solution for up to four Wii Remotes™ that does not take up a lot of space. It features a stand for two Wii Remotes™, four packs of rechargeable batteries and four battery compartment covers to equip the Wii Remotes for recharging. Simply place your Wii Remotes™ in the slot, two at a time, and play with one pair while the other is charging for endless hours of uninterrupted gaming. The T-Charge Quattro+ NW is powered by the console’s USB port and compatible with the Wii MotionPlus™ accessory.

The T-Charge Quattro+ NW is available for $34.99 at, and


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Guillemot Corporation is a designer and manufacturer of interactive entertainment hardware and controllers. The Group offers a diverse range of products under its Hercules and Thrustmaster brand names. Active in this market since 1984, the Guillemot Corporation Group is currently represented in 11 countries, including France, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Belgium, Holland, Hong-Kong, Romania and Italy, and distributes its products in over 30 countries worldwide. The group’s mission is to design high-performance and user-friendly products to improve the satisfaction of users of interactive digital entertainment solutions.

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