STEELSERIES AND VALVE® CORPORATION INTRODUCE THE STEELSERIES QCK+ DOTA 2 EDITION

GamesCom - COLONGE, Germany – August 16, 2011SteelSeries, the leading global manufacturer of gaming peripherals, today introduced the first in a series of co-licensed products with  Valve Corporation, creator of best-selling game franchises (such as Half-Life, Portal, Left 4 Dead, and Counter-Strike) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source). The SteelSeries QcK+ Dota 2 Edition provides players with a smooth and consistent glide surface and a non-slip rubber base that keeps the mousepad in place regardless of the gaming environment. Optimized to achieve precision and accuracy for optical and laser technology, the oversized mousepad is 17.7 x 15.7 x 0.08 inches and features the vibrant colors of the Dota 2 black and red game logo.

“With such a highly buzzed about game and tournament championship taking place during GamesCom, we’re excited to bring a quality, co-branded gaming surface to Dota fans and players,” said Bruce Hawver, SteelSeries CEO.

Available in Q4, the new QcK+ is $19.99 USD / €19.99 MSRP. Check it out online at http://steelseries.com/products/games/dota2. For more information about SteelSeries’ partnership with Valve Corporation, and upcoming products, follow SteelSeries’ social media communities on Facebook and Twitter

About SteelSeries

SteelSeries is a leading manufacturer of gaming peripherals, including headsets, keyboards, mice, software and gaming surfaces. For the past decade, SteelSeries has been on the forefront of competitive gaming gear thanks to continued innovation and product development in cooperation with leading professional gaming teams. SteelSeries also helps to support the growth of competitive gaming tournaments and electronic sports leagues through professional team sponsorships, partnerships, and community support all over the world. For more information, please visit http://steelseries.com.

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