RazerCon 2022 Captivates Gamers Globally, Packed with new product announcements and giveaways
During a live, mixed-reality keynote peaking at more than 1.5 million concurrent viewers, CEO Min-Liang Tan announced new technology innovations, updates to fan favorites, and the ultimate 5G handheld gaming device for the RazerCon 2022!
Manila, Phiippines – Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, made RazerCon 2022 a phenomenal highlight for gamers worldwide. On October 15th, viewers from all over the world tuned in to watch Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan announce how Razer will change the future of mobile gaming, as well as a plethora of other exciting upcoming product announcements, and new exclusive partnerships.
As an event truly For Gamers, By Gamers, Razer worked closely with partnered publishers and developers to feature exclusive content. Hidden Leaf Games showed off the exclusive world-first premier of gameplay for Fangs, and PC Builder Simulator 2 was presented live on stream by RazerCon hosts Rich Campbell and Cyr from OTK network.
Continuing the tradition of carbon neutral streaming, RazerCon 2022 was powered by green energy, in line with the brands commitment to sustainability. In case you missed the event, you can view a recorded version here.
At RazerCon 2022, the community got early insights into many upcoming Razer product launches including the Razer Edge ultimate Android gaming handheld, the premium Razer Enki Pro Automobili Lamborghini Edition gaming chair, more Razer audio options for PlayStation and Xbox, and an update to the fan favorite Razer Kraken Kitty line along with much more.
RazerCon 2022 also saw exciting collaborations with the event’s presenting partners including a limited-edition design collab with Displate, the #ReelGaming campaign with Facebook Gaming, a custom designed host table with Twinkly Squares, and a live PC build with Starforge Systems featuring the new 13th Gen intel CPUs. For more details on the Razer products and projects that were announced during the event, please read on below.
Razer Edge – The Ultimate 5G Handheld Gaming Device
The Razer Edge is the world’s first dedicated 5G gaming device, with thousands of compatible AAA games from day one. Whether it be native Android games and pre-installed launchers like Epic Games (Fortnite and Rocket League Sideswipe), cloud streaming services like Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) and Nvidia GeForce Now, or remote play options offering full access to PC libraries like Steam Link, Moonlight, and Parsec.
The Razer Edge 5G will be available exclusively from Verizon. Final pricing and availability will be provided by Verizon.
The Razer Edge Wi-Fi will be available January 2023 at $399.99 USD exclusively at Razer.com and RazerStore locations. In order to reserve your Razer Edge Wi-Fi, Razer.com is accepting refundable preorder deposits of only $5 from U.S. based customers. Interested users can reserve their Razer Edge unit here. For more information on the Razer Edge, please see here.
Purr-fect your streaming setup with Razer Kraken Kitty V2 Pro, and Blue Screen
With its iconic design, it’s not surprising that the Kraken Kitty is a fan-favorite amongst the Razer community. With the new Kraken Kitty V2 Pro, creating multiple stream personas is now possible thanks to Razer’s innovative new interchangeable ears concept.
As a follow-up to the popular original, the Kraken Kitty V2 Pro is a Razer Chroma RGB wired headset that features interchangeable kitty, bear, and bunny ears. All included in the box, these adorable ear designs are quick and easy to swap out so that streamers can switch up their style and express their unique personalities and passions on stream.
The Razer Kraken Kitty V2 Pro will be available for preorder in Q4 2022, starting at Php 13,590 at Razer.com, RazerStores, and select retailers. For more information on the Razer Kraken Kitty V2 Pro, please see here.
The Blue Screen is a chroma key panel that adds a new level of creativity and imagination for stream backdrops. Crafted with premium fibers, the Razer Blue Screen allows streamers to create their own worlds and display the most seamless and immersive backgrounds on a wrinkle-free backdrop. The Razer Blue Screen is available now starting at $149.99 USD / €159.99 MSRP at Razer.com and Razer Stores. For more information on the Razer Blue Screen, please see here.
Experience cutting edge audio for console gaming with the new Razer Kaira Pro HyperSpeed and Razer Hammerhead HyperSpeed
The Razer Kaira range expands and now includes fully licensed headsets for the PlayStation®5 console. The new Razer Kaira X, a wired headset, as well as the new Kaira HyperSpeed and Kaira Pro HyperSpeed, which are wireless multi-platform gaming headsets, deliver immersion and untethered freedom.
The Razer Kaira Pro HyperSpeed is available now starting at Php 13,590, Razer Kaira HyperSpeed at Php 8,790, and Razer Kaira X at Php 3,399 at Razer.com and select retailers. For more information on the Razer Kaira line, please see here.
Designed for gamers on-the-go, the Razer Hammerhead HyperSpeed are wireless multi-platform gaming grade earbuds with active noise cancellation (ANC) technology for a distraction-free audio experience and untethered freedom.
The Razer Hammerhead HyperSpeed – PlayStation and Xbox Licensed will be available in November 2022 starting at Php 9,990. For more information on the Razer Hammerhead HyperSpeed – PlayStation® Licensed*, please see here while for the Razer Hammerhead HyperSpeed – Xbox Licensed, please see here.
For the Community – New Colorways for Fan-Favorite Peripherals
Introducing an all-new line of Quartz, Mercury and White editions, gamers can now complete their ultimate desktop set-up with Razer’s latest high performing hardware, available in Razer’s signature colorways.
The new, expanded Quartz line now features the recently launched Razer Barracuda wireless multi-platform gaming headset and the Razer Huntsman V2 TKL optical gaming keyboard. It will also include well-loved gaming peripherals such as the Razer BlackShark V2 X multi-platform wired esports headset, Razer Orochi V2 mobile wireless gaming mouse, and Razer Strider Hybrid mouse mat in large size. The Razer Quartz Edition will be available in October 2022 at Razer.com and at select retailers. For more information on the Razer Quartz Edition, please see here.
For a clean and contemporary set-up, gamers now have more options to choose from with the expanded Mercury Edition and White Edition lines. This consists of the Razer Barracuda Mercury Edition, along with the recently released flagships – the new Razer DeathStalker V2 Pro White Edition and the Razer DeathStalker V2 Pro TKL White Edition wireless low-profile optical keyboards, and the new Razer Basilisk V3 Pro White Edition customizable wireless gaming mouse.
The Quartz Edition of the Razer Barracuda, Huntsman V2 TKL, BlackShark V2 X, Orochi V2, and Strider in Large are priced at $159.99 USD / €189.99 MSRP, $159.99 USD / €189.99 MSRP, $59.99 USD / €69.99 MSRP, $69.99 USD/ €84.99 MSRP, and $29.99 USD / €39.99 MSRP respectively.
The Razer Barracuda Mercury Edition, DeathStalker V2 Pro White Edition, DeathStalker V2 Pro TKL White Edition, and Basilisk V3 Pro White Edition will be available in November 2022 starting at $159.99 USD / €189.99 MSRP, $249.99 USD / €249.99 MSRP, $219.99 / €219.99, and $159 USD / €179 MSRP respectively at Razer.com and at select retailers.
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