New Headset Range Expected to Ship in Time for Holiday 2012
San Diego – June 11, 2012 – Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Microsoft Studios to create Halo 4-branded Gaming Headsets to be released later this year.
“We are excited to add Halo 4 to our portfolio of world class video game licenses,” said Darren Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. “Halo is one of the world’s most popular video games and these new Halo-branded headsets are sure to appeal to the passionate gamer who wants to maximize his or her Halo experience.”
Frank O’Connor, Franchise Development Director at 343 Industries stated, “We’ve worked closely with TRITTON™ engineers and industrial designers to ensure compelling and appropriate technological and aesthetic designs that map closely to Halo’s epic sci-fi universe.”
About Mad Catz
Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (NYSE MKT: MCZ) is a global provider of innovative interactive entertainment products marketed under its Mad Catz® (gaming), TRITTON™ (audio), and Saitek® (simulation) brands. Mad Catz also develops flight simulation software through its internal ThunderHawk Studios™, operates flight simulation centers under its Saitek® brand, publishes games under its Mad Catz brand and distributes games and videogame products for third parties. Mad Catz distributes its products through most leading retailers offering interactive entertainment products and has offices in North America, Europe and Asia. For additional information please go to www.madcatz.com.