MadCatz ships SoulCalibur V fight sticks
First tournament edition FightStick for the SC franchise out.
Mad Catz announced today the shipping of the SoulCalibur Arcade FightStick Soul Edition, a Tournament Edition fighting game controller designed for use with the upcoming SoulCalibur V videogame from Namco Bandai Games Inc.
The Soul Edition FightStick features the Namco Noir button and stick layout along with custom artwork and is expected to be released for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system from Sony®.
“We are pleased to be working with Namco Bandai Games and supporting the launch of SoulCalibur V with our portfolio of fighting game controllers.” said Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc.
“As market leader in the FightStick sector, it is important we partner with the leading fighting game franchises and continue our long-term strategy of supporting the product category and community by delivering specialty products for the passionate consumer.”