Mad Catz Returns from the Dead

Mad Catz Returns from the Dead

Peripheral maker Mad Catz is back under new management. A Chinese group that previously worked with the company on the manufacturing side has acquired the company name and its accessories.

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“We couldn’t be more excited than to begin 2018 by announcing the return of Mad Catz to the global gaming arena. Mad Catz has been a permanent fixture in gaming for almost three decades and we firmly believe its best days lie ahead,” said director of sales and operations Selena Chang. “Through listening to gamers worldwide, we plan to once again forge a path of innovation in the gaming hardware community, and we’re already working on delivering products which we believe will enhance gamers’ abilities and do justice to the Mad Catz name. We can’t wait to unveil a little more at CES 2018 and in the months to come.”

No details on the deal have been reported so far, but products will be at CES next week.


Danny Santos is a journalist at Mammoth Gamers. He enjoys games, comics, and tons of coffee. Last seen: Entering the underground Smash Ultimate Fight Club with a Gamecube controller.