Premium Gaming Peripherals From Headsets and Mice to Keyboards and Surfaces, Are Now Available to Consumers Via This New South African Distributor
COPENHAGEN, July 24, 2012 – Today SteelSeries, the leading manufacturer of premium-quality, competitive gaming peripherals, announced a partnership with Megarom Interactive (Pty) Ltd., South Africa’s leading importer and distributor of interactive video games, peripherals and accessories. Megarom will carry SteelSeries’ full product line including, award-winning headsets, mice, keyboards and surfaces as well as exclusive, co-branded publisher products for titles like World of Warcraft®, Diablo® III, Guild Wars® II, and more.
Based in Fourways, Johannesburg, South Africa, Megarom Interactive (Pty) Ltd. is one of South Africa’s leading interactive video game importers and distributors of video games for all major gaming platforms including PC, PlayStation® and Xbox 360®. In late 2011, the company added a peripherals division and continues to build out its gaming footprint across the region.
“We chose to partner with Megarom, because of their positive and growing reputation within their region and their specialized distribution of gaming software from all of the leading publishers that we also work closely with,” said Flemming Gyldenhammer, Regional Sales Manager for SteelSeries. “Megarom will be our second distribution partner in this region, and for us that illustrates the demand for premium gaming peripherals in the South African market; a demand that we look forward to fulfilling.”
“SteelSeries consistently delivers highly desirable products to the market, in fact Many of us at Megarom use SteelSeries as our preferred gaming peripheral brand and have first-hand experience of the amazing range, so the choice to partner with them was natural,” said Megarom CEO, Philip Court. “Their co-licensed peripherals line fit within our business; we already distribute many of the top games in South Africa, such as Diablo® III, Guild Wars 2®, and World of Warcraft®, to name a few. We are very proud to bring a brand of this quality and reputation to South African gamers.”
SteelSeries products will be available soon through retails partners of Megarom Interactive in South Africa. Additional information about the available products and SteelSeries please visit http:// www.megarom.co.za and http://www.steelseries.com/int.
SteelSeries is a leading manufacturer of top quality gaming peripherals from headsets, keyboards, and mice to controllers, surfaces, and software. For more than a decade, SteelSeries has been on the forefront of designing and creating gear for competitive gamers. The company’s continued innovation also comes in collaboration with the world’s leading professional gaming teams and partners. SteelSeries is a global brand that continues to support the growth of competitive gaming tournaments and electronic sports leagues through professional team sponsorships, partnerships, and community support. For more information, please visit http://steelseries.com.
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