STEELSERIES Unveils Gaming Mouse for World of Warcraft Cataclysm
STEELSERIES has unleashed its new gaming mouse based mainly for MMO gamers which is designed on Blizzards highly anticipated World of Warcraft: Cataclysm game. The design on the mouse looks similar to the Deathwing the Destroyer from World of Warcraft: Cataclysm. The mouse features a very unique button layout and comfort for gamers.
“Since the release of the original World of Warcraft MMO Gaming Mouse in 2008, we’ve received feedback from thousands of World of Warcraft players, both Horde and Alliance, on how they’ve customized their World of Warcraft mice and what they would like us to do next,” said Bruce Hawver, SteelSeries CEO. “For two years, our R&D team worked hard with Blizzard Entertainment to incorporate the great feedback and to enhance the mouse technology and game integration. The new Cataclysm mouse is the result of that collaboration: it provides a wide range of customization options and delivers a more comfortable, intuitive, and ultimately better experience.”
The MMO gaming mouse has a 14 button layout which are placed in such a way that the player can comfortably use all the extended buttons. The mouse comes with 16-million color illumination options, 4 pulsation levels and can save upto save up to 10 character-linked profiles in the software and 1 profile directly on the mouse for use in the game. Some of the features of the mouse are listed below:
The drag and drop software empowers players to:
- Program all 14 buttons with more than 130 preset game commands
- Create custom macros and/or use the in-game macro scripting language
The SteelSeries World of Warcraft: Cataclysm MMO Gaming Mouse features best in class technical specifications including:
- Frames Per Second: 11,750
- Inches Per Second: 150
- Counts Per Inch: 90 – 5,040 ( DPI / CPI )
- Lift Distance: 1 – 5mm
- 14 Programmable Buttons
- Cable: 2.5 m / 8.2 ft Braided Nylon
- Mac and PC Compatible
The mouse will be priced at $99.99 USD / €89.99 EUR MSRP and will be available on December 7, 2010, The same date on which World of Warcraft: Cataclysm will be launched.