Mad Catz's Mobile Hardware is Just as Pretty as Its PC Peripherals

As promised last week, Mad Catz has drawn back the curtain on its new line of mobile peripherals, each (well, not the headset) featuring its fancy GameSmart technology to ensure compatibility across a wide range of mobile devices. If it supports Bluetooth Smart (and it should), your mobile jam could be enhanced by a… » 1/07/13 8:30am 1/07/13 8:30am

The Official Guild Wars 2 Mouse and Headset are Freaking Adorable

Guild Wars 2 launches in the wee hours of the morning tomorrow, and I am almost completely prepared. I've got my collector's edition. I've got my caffeine. I've got SteelSeries' gorgeous mouse and headset combo. Let me tell you about those last two before performing an emergency formatting of my hard drive and then… » 8/24/12 9:30pm 8/24/12 9:30pm

Getting Prepared for Diablo III the SteelSeries Way

As I prepare to spend Tuesday through eternity putting Diablo III through its paces, SteelSeries sent along a care package of diabolical PC accessories to help make the most of the experience. Red glow abounds! » 5/11/12 1:40pm 5/11/12 1:40pm

The First True 7.1 Surround Sound Headset Makes Me Want to Buy a…

Back in 2002 I dropped a large chunk of change on a pair of "true" 6.1 surround sound headphones. They were essentially a pair of normal headphones with extra speakers extending out to either side of each ear cup. They looked ridiculous. I loved them.

After spending three weeks with Razer's Tiamat 7.1, the world's first … » 4/04/12 2:00pm 4/04/12 2:00pm

Wired for Great Sound, Just Not for Convenience

Making a consumer recommendation on a video game is rather simple: new ones typically cost $60, so the question is whether the thing is worth that. Hardware and peripherals are a bit trickier as a manufacturer can pile on features and conveniences, jacking up the price but, inevitably, making a recommendable luxury. » 1/19/12 6:00pm 1/19/12 6:00pm