SteelSeries is well established in the market thanks to its headsets, keyboards, mice, controllers and induction mats and continues development with the announcement of an acquisition.
Indeed, the device manufacturer announces after the takeover of KontrolFreekwhich essentially offers cables, controllers and sticks in a Competition optics. According to data from Games industryFounded in Atlanta in 2009, the company has a community of four million members with the title FreekNation. The size of the deal is unknown, but the CEOs of both companies have already spoken:
This is a big milestone for us (…). As we continue our mission to improve the game around the world, it made perfect sense to partner with SteelSeries to take the two brands to the next level. says Ashish Mistry, CEO of KontrolFreek.
With next generation consoles at the forefront of the video game industry, there has been no better time to maximize our ability to deliver the best experiences and products to console gamers. With KontrolFreek’s expertise and global popularity, we know this opens up new opportunities to entertain, please and support new players around the world. says Ehtisham Rabbani, CEO of SteelSeries.
By MalloDelic, Journalist igamesnews.com