Mad Catz Announces New Accessories For PlayStation Move

September 6, 2010 Written by Zak Islam

Mad Catz Interactive, Inc., renowned for being an interactive entertainment accessory provider, has announced a new range of accessories compatible with Sony’s PlayStation Move motion controller. The accessories are expected to ship world-wide alongside or shortly after the official launch of the Move.

Products expected to launch as part of the range are as follows:

  • Mad Catz Charging Station for PlayStation Move – MSRP: $29.99

Keep the gaming juices flowing with the Mad Catz Charging Station for the PlayStation Move. Simply drop up to 4 PlayStation Move motion or navigator controllers into the charging slots to store, protect and charge your controllers. The Charging Station can also charge up to 2 SIXAXISTM or DualShockTM3 controllers.

  • Mad Catz 3D ShotTM for PlayStation Move – MSRP: $19.99

Ideal for use with shooting games such as Time CrisisTM: Razing StormTM, or The ShootTM, the 3D Shot is the latest in motion sensing weaponry. Securely housing the PlayStation Move controller internally, the 3D shot features a realistic spring-loaded trigger which activates the motion controller’s trigger when squeezed, enhancing game play and putting the gamer in the midst of the action. The ergonomically balanced design with weighted feel delivers a comfortable and realistic gaming experience at all times.

  • Mad Catz Gripz PakTM for PlayStation Move – MSRP: $9.99

Snugly fitting over your official PlayStation Move motion and navigator controllers, the Mad Catz’ Gripz Pak provides durable protection against daily wear while improving grip and comfort. Constructed from high-quality, lightweight silicone, the Gripz are custom designed for a perfect fit. Complete with protective wrist strap, the Gripz are expected be available in an assortment of vibrant colors.

  • Mad Catz Active USB Extension Cable for PlayStation Move – MSRP: $19.99

Easily increase the reach of the PlayStation EyeTM camera accessory with the Mad Catz Active USB Extension Cable. Ideal for gaming setups employing wall-mounted TVs or projectors in need of up to 15 feet of extra cable length. The Mad Catz Active USB Extension Cable ensures optimal performance by actively boosting and repeating the signal. Boasting durable, heavy-duty wiring for longevity, the simple plug-and-play installation facilitates trouble free gaming whatever the gaming environment.

Darren Richardson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz stated:

“The PlayStation Move represents the next chapter in motion gaming and Mad Catz are delighted to support the launch of the system with a new range of accessories to meet their needs.”

The PlayStation Move will be released on the 17th of September for Europe and 4 days later for North America.