GIVE PLAY-TIME A BOOST WITH NEW POWER ACCESSORIES FOR Wii™

28th August 2008

Mad Catz, a leading worldwide manufacturer, distributor and marketer of innovative peripherals for the interactive entertainment industry, has launched the Wii Dual Charging Fan Stand with Battery Packs and the Wii Power Solution. These innovative accessories keep Wii Remotes fully charged at all times and ready for hours of fun, saving gamers the expense of regular battery changes.

Wii Dual Charging Fan Stand with Battery Packs

This multipurpose stand stores the Wii console and controllers safely together in one tidy holder, keeping your system neat and organized at all times. The stand features a unique cooling fan to keep the Wii console at an optimal running temperature and a charger to ensure controllers are ready for the next gaming session. The Wii Dual Charging Fan Stand also comes with two rechargeable Battery Packs.

Wii Power Solution

The Wii Power Solution is a rechargeable battery pack that provides Wii controllers with up to fifteen hours of continuous power, eliminating the hassle and cost of constantly replacing the standard AA batteries. This lightweight, compact and durable power solution enables the user to conveniently charge the remote via the Wii or a PC using a USB port.

Sales Information

Wii Dual Charging Fan Stand with Battery Packs

SRP:£19.99

Available from: www.Amazon.co.uk

Stockist phone number: N/A

Manufacturer: Mad Catz

Wii Power Solution

SRP:£9.99

Available from: www.Play.com

Stockist phone number: N/A

Manufacturer: Mad Catz

For further information please contact:

Media

Sarah Holden / Stephen Denton– Media Safari– t. +44 (0) 1225 731 388

e. sarahh@mediasafari.co.uk / stephend@mediasafari.co.uk

Mad Catz : Alex Verrey: Global PR&Communications Manager - t. +44 (0) 1908 336 538

e. averrey@madcatz.com

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 develops, manufactures and markets 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 www.madcatz.com, as well as www.gameshark.com, www.airdrives.com, www.saitek.com and www.joytech.net.

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