ROCCAT Official Partner for Gaming Devices

08.10.2013 - All news « ESWC 2013 PGW »

ROCCAT, the German manufacturer of competition-grade gaming peripherals, and the Electronic Sports World Cup (ESWC) announce their official partnership for the latter’s 2013 event. The prestigious event, which will take place in Paris between the 20th of October and the 3rd of November, will see ROCCAT showcase and offer hands-on testing of its impressive portfolio of mice, keyboards and accessories against the backdrop of professional gamers competing for big-money prizes.

René Korte, founder and CEO of ROCCAT, comments: “professional eSports is the lifeblood running through ROCCAT’s veins, and therefore we are always keen to support gaming events in whatever way we can. We are excited to partner with the ESWC for their 2013 event, as we both share a common vision: a love for gaming, and the desire to continuously exceed our own expectations.”

As the ESWC official peripherals supplier, ROCCAT will equip the public and World Cup Champions’ gaming zones with, amongst other products, the following gear:


Introducing the per-key illuminated Ryos MK Pro mechanical gaming keyboard. With Easy-Shift[+]™, the ability to record and store on board over 500 macros, an eye-watering number of configuration options and your choice of CHERRY MX key switch in four colors, the Ryos MK Pro is the most advanced, most customizable mechanical keyboard ever.

ROCCAT™ Kone Pure Optical

The killer performance of the Kone Pure, now with an ultra-precise, true 4,000 DPI Pro-Optic (R3) optical sensor, offering superb tracking for incredible precision and an amazing gaming control to perfectly suit your game style. With groundbreaking innovations such as Easy-Shift[+]™, ROCCAT™’s Kone series has continued to set a new standard in gaming.

“The PC peripheral is the foundation for performance in electronic sports. It’s the instrument which connects the athlete to the digital universe. The ESWC is very proud to partner with ROCCAT, whose products meet the needs of the most demanding gamers”, says Matthieu Dallon, founder and director of the ESWC.

Visitors will also find upcoming ROCCAT innovations at the Paris Games Week, which runs concurrently to the ESWC 2013.

About ROCCAT™ Studios

Founded in 2007 in Hamburg, Germany, ROCCAT Studios produces innovative, high-quality products for today’s ambitious computer gamer. Always operating in close collaboration with the gaming community, the company’s advanced input devices, headsets and accessories offer extreme precision, first-class ease-of-use and unique, eye-catching design. ROCCAT entered the scene with its Kone gaming mouse – a high-performance device that still ranks as one of the world’s premier gaming peripherals. A long list of international awards attests to the ingenious design and world-class quality of ROCCAT products.