CHICAGO--(SteelSeries, today announced the release of the Warhammer® Online: Age of Reckoning™ Limited Edition Keyset for SteelSeries Zboard™. Designed specifically for the highly anticipated Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning PC game by Mythic Entertainment™, a studio of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), the keyset will immerse gamers in a rich and chaotic fantasy world where the armies of Order and Destruction battle for survival.)--The leading manufacturer of innovative professional gaming gear,
“Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning is one of the most anticipated MMO’s in 2008”
Working closely with Mythic Entertainment, SteelSeries has developed a custom Warhammer Online keyset with dedicated short-cut keys and beautiful game graphics that will enable quick mastery of the game, increase the users’ actions per minute (APM) and deliver unparalleled levels of immersion.
“Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning is one of the most anticipated MMO’s in 2008,” said Bruce Hawver, CEO of SteelSeries. “SteelSeries is thrilled to be working with Mythic Entertainment in creating a keyset for the SteelSeries Zboard designed specifically to bring more realism and ease-of-use to Warhammer Online fans everywhere.”
“This Limited Edition Keyset is a valuable offering for Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning gamers,” said Jeff Hickman, Executive Producer for Mythic Entertainment. “Our collaboration with SteelSeries makes it easy for players to immerse themselves in the game, and to bring their performance to new heights.”
The Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning Limited Edition Keyset for SteelSeries Zboard gives gamers:
With every purchase of the Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning Limited Edition Keyset, gamers receive a bonus in-game item - Kemmler’s Arthritic Hand. When used, this exclusive item will temporarily increase a character’s action point regeneration rate.
The Zboard Gaming Keyboard also comes equipped with gaming terrain and tactical features, including:
Also available is the Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning FragMat with official game graphics for a retail price of $14.99 USD. The Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning Limited Edition Keyset retails for $19.99 USD and will be available at game launch; the SteelSeries Zboard retails for $49.99 USD and is available now at all major gaming retailers and etailers.
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