Even though Mad Catz already announced that they had a series of fight sticks available for PS3 and Xbox 360 gamers for Street Fighter IV, it appears that they have yet another series of fight sticks on the way called 'Round 2' Tournament Edition FightSticks and FightPads.
According to the press release…
With all new designs featuring official character-based artwork taken directly from the game and collectible packaging designed with the Street Fighter IV coinsure in mind, the new ‘Round 2’ products will be sure to prove popular with fans of the game and the genre alike.The good news is that the products are expected to ship in both North American and Euro territories this fall…so the wait won’t be long at all. The two new peripherals are the ‘Round 2’ Fightpad for the Xbox 360 and PS3 and the ‘Round 2’ Arcade Fightstick: Tournament Edition.
Given that it’s tough to be visual descriptions into words you might want to visit the Official Mad Catz Website for detailed info on the new line-up of controller accessories for Street Fighter IV. You can also check out brief product descriptions for the devices below. For more gaming news, updates, info and insight, be sure to stay tuned in with Blend Games.
• Official Street Fighter IV ‘Round 2’ FightPad – Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3
Ideal for gamers favoring a traditional console controller without wishing to compromise on features, the Street Fighter IV ‘Round 2’ FightPad now comes in a choice of six stunning character-based designs, allowing gamers to select their fighter of choice when playing. With official artwork taken directly from the game, players can select the following fan-favorite character designs: M. Bison, Guile, Zangief, C. Viper, Cammy, Sagat. With the same enlarged circular eight-way floating D-Pad and arcade style six-button configuration, the only question Street Fighter IV controller fans will now have is which design to buy first?
• Official Street Fighter IV ‘Round 2’ Arcade FightStick: Tournament Edition – Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3
Nothing brings the arcade experience closer to home than the Street Fighter IV ‘Round 2’ Arcade FightStick: Tournament Edition. Featuring the same authentic Vewlix™ arcade configuration, robust build and genuine Sanwa Denshi™ Japanese style ball-handled joystick and 30mm Action Buttons embraced by gamers worldwide in the original range, the ‘Round 2’ Arcade Fightstick Tournament Edition houses these premium components in a sleek, piano-black housing, featuring all new monochrome artwork taken directly from the game. The collectible packaging reflects the understated appearance of the Stick with approved artwork provided by Capcom and certain to be appreciated by fans of the franchise.