Razer and the Fighting Game Community join forces to evolve the best-selling arcade stick with improved focus on precision, durability and individuality
Aug. 5, 2018 at 7 p.m. PDT
SAN FRANCISCO – Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today unveiled Razer Panthera Evo to further support the fighting game community and improve their line of high quality arcade-style controllers.
The Razer Panthera Evo is an evolution of the best-selling Razer Panthera Arcade Stick and is being tested by some of the world’s best esports athletes and community standouts.
The new arcade fighting stick will feature the award-winning RazerTM Mechanical Switches, an improved case design and a headphone jack to accentuate gaming performance. The new Panthera Evo will be fully mod-capable like its predecessor and, in response to popular fan feedback, the artwork on the Panthera Evo will be interchangeable for personal customization.
Razer Panthera Evo will make its public debut at Evo 2018, the world’s biggest fighting game event.
The new design is undergoing rigorous testing for optimal gaming performance and durability with the help from Team Razer’s world-class pro fighting game player, Xian Ho Kun and hardcore gamer and sports entertainment athlete, Kenny Omega.
With a focus on precision, consistency and best-in-class performance, this next-generation arcade stick will resonate with hardcore fighting game competitors and enthusiasts alike.
For more information on the next generation of fighting sticks by Razer, visit http://www.razer.com/razer-panthera-evo
Price: $199.99/ €199.99
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- Pushbuttons with Razer™ Mechanical Switches
- Artwork and color customization
- 3.5 mm analog headset compatible for PS4
- 8-button Vewlix layout & Sanwa lever
- 9.8 ft. / 3 m hard wired cable
Razer™ is the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers.
The triple-headed snake trademark of Razer is one of the most recognized logos in the global gaming and esports communities. With a fan base that spans every continent, the company has designed and built the world’s largest gamer-focused ecosystem of hardware, software and services.
Razer’s award-winning hardware includes high-performance gaming peripherals, Blade gaming laptops and the acclaimed Razer Phone.
Razer’s software platform, with over 50 million users, includes Razer Synapse (an Internet of Things platform), Razer Chroma (a proprietary RGB lighting technology system), and Razer Cortex (a game optimizer and launcher).
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Founded in 2005 and dual-headquartered in San Francisco and Singapore, Razer has nine offices worldwide and is recognized as the leading brand for gamers in the USA, Europe and China. Razer is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code: 1337).