NCsoft Europe Announce Partnership With Razer

Wednesday 4th July/...NCsoft® Europe is proud to announce a new partnership with Razer, the world’s leading manufacturer of professional gaming peripherals, to produce a Guild Wars® edition of the award-winning Razer DeathAdder™ gaming mouse.

"This joint venture will create great opportunities for both NCsoft and Razer, and will give Guild Wars players a real competitive edge in the game" said Max Brown, Sales and Operations Director for NCsoft Europe. "We're very excited about this great new product, and look forward to growing our relationship with Razer."

Razer will be the official partner for upcoming competitive play events hosted by NCsoft Europe, a move that will further raise the profile of competitive gaming and online multiplayer games. In addition, NCsoft Europe will be supporting Razer with a variety of marketing activities and special promotions.

"We're very pleased to be working with NCsoft” says Arlene Koh, Senior Vice President of Global Sales for Razer.“Guild Wars players have proven time and time again to be some of the most dynamic and demanding gamers currently out there, and Razer firmly believes that they will greatly benefit from the added control and flexibility that the Razer DeathAdder will have to offer.”

The Guild Wars branded Razer DeathAdder professional gaming mouse will be available across Europe early Q4 2007.

About Razer

Headquartered in San Diego, California, Razer collaborates with gamers to develop, manufacture and market cutting-edge gaming peripherals utilizing proprietary technologies that give gamers the competitive edge. Razer products have earned critical praise and won multiple awards from around the world for their precision, sensitivity, usability and distinctions in product design. Engineered to near perfection, Razer’s reputation of being the leader in gaming peripheral technology is embodied in every single Razer product. For more information, please visit www.razerzone.com.

Razer - For Gamers. By Gamers.™

About NCsoft Europe

NCsoft Europe (NC-E) is headquartered in Brighton, England and is part of Korea-based NCsoft Corporation, the world's leading developer and publisher of online games. NCsoft has already successfully established itself in North America, Japan, Taiwan, China and Thailand. NC-E began operations on 1st September 2004 and serves as a central hub for all NCsoft sales, marketing and distribution operations in Europe, via its European distribution network. NC-E launched Lineage® II in November 2004, City of Heroes® on 4th February 2005, Guild Wars on 28th April 2005, City of Villains® on 31st October 2005, Guild Wars Factions on 28th April 2006 and Guild Wars Nightfall on 27th October 2006. More information about NCsoft Europe can be found at http://eu.plaync.com.

About ArenaNet

ArenaNet, located in Bellevue, Washington, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of NCsoft Corporation. ArenaNet has built a state-of-the-art interactive game network and develops premier multiplayer online games for dedicated game players. ArenaNet's titles, Guild Wars, Guild Wars Factions™, and Guild Wars Nightfall™ are global online role-playing games that allow gamers to play with anyone, anytime, and anywhere in the world. More information about ArenaNet can be found at www.arena.net.

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