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MadCatz Licenses Xbox-Branded Controller Rights

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Posted May 30, 2009 by Jake in Hardware

This agreement expands our relationship with Microsoft and we look forward to shipping a range of new wireless specialty controllers, the first of which will be our wireless Fender bass guitar for Rock Band, later this month. The Xbox 360 platform is a key focus of our growing licensed accessories business and we look forward to bringing to Xbox 360 fans a variety of innovative and distinctive wireless specialty controllers to enhance their gaming experiences. said Darren Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz.

About Mad Catz Interactive, Inc.
Mad Catz is a global leader in providing innovative peripherals for the interactive entertainment industry. Mad Catz designs and markets accessories for video game systems and publishes video game software, including the industry-leading GameShark video game enhancements, under its Mad Catz, GameShark and Joytech brands. Mad Catz also designs and markets mice, keyboards, headsets, PC gaming controllers and other PC peripherals through its Saitek brand, and recently began manufacturing and marketing proprietary portable earphones under its AirDrives brand. Mad Catz distributes its products through most of the leading retailers offering interactive entertainment products and has offices across Canada, Europe and Asia. For additional information please go to http://www.madcatz.com, as well as http://www.gameshark.com, http://www.airdrives.com, http://www.saitek.com and http://www.joytech.net.

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