At the Gamescom 2009 in Cologne, Germany, Razer launched their new Naga gaming mouse and Megasoma gaming mouse mat for the avid Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) gamers. The Naga comes with 17 optimized buttons while the Megasoma offers a smooth glide for superior tracking.
Aug 19, 2009 – Razer announced the Razer Naga™ and the Razer Megasoma™ at gamescom 2009, from August 19–23 in Cologne, Germany. The Razer Naga is the next level in gaming mice for MMO players, tested in participation with leading MMO gamers and community sites such as Curse.com; it gives gamers the competitive edge. Also showcasing at gamescom is the Razer Megasoma, a premium hybrid gaming mouse mat that combines all the best features of a hard and soft mouse mat into one.
Get Imba with the Razer Naga
The Razer Naga MMO gaming mouse provides uniquely innovative gameplay features. It’s customizable interface allows gamers to program and command the mouse in-game to fit their specific needs. The Razer Naga’s distinctive 12 button thumb grid is designed to aid gamers by eliminating excessive clicking on the keyboard spell keys (1 through 12) while freeing up the hands to focus on movement and modifier keys. The gaming mouse is designed to offer a different approach to gaming with instant access to many commands at the click of your thumb, making it more convenient and accessible.
The Razer Naga’s add-on software, in conjunction with the supported titles, enables gamers to save unlimited profiles and program thousands of different in-game commands for each character you choose to play without the hassle of remapping every time you re-spec. The ergonomic form factor gives players comfort and optimized control to every button. With the Razer Naga, get overpowered, get the advantage. Get Imba.
COST: US: $79.99, Europe €79.99
– 5600dpi Razer Precision 3.5G Laser Sensor
– 1000Hz Ultrapolling™ / 1ms response time
– 200 inches per second max tracking speed
– Zero-acoustic Ultraslick™ Teflon feet
– 17 MMO-optimized buttons (including 12 button thumb grid)
– Optional MMO-specific software AddOns
– Unlimited character profiles with AddOns
– Approximate size: 116L x 69W x 41.6H (in mm)
The Razer Megasoma is designed solely to achieve one goal; to bring all the best features — accuracy, comfort, flexibility, durability, and portability — of a hard and soft mat into one gaming mouse mat. The Razer Megasoma is constructed to be a hybrid gaming mouse mat that fuses superior tracking and ultra-durability of a hard mat but also the smooth glide of a soft mat. The composition of the Razer Megasoma is engineered with highly durable translucent silicone allowing gamers to roll it up and take it to LAN parties.
COST: US: $49.99, Europe €49.99
– Exclusive ambient glow
– Optimal performance for both laser and optical mice
– Silicon Mouse Mat for pinpoint precise tracking and optimal grip
– Extra large mouse mat suited for most gaming environments: 350 x 230 x 2 mm