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Nyko Grabs Hold of Comfort with New Power Grip for PlayStation® Vita

New Ergonomic Grip for PlayStation Vita Now Available at GameStop

 LOS ANGELES – June 26, 2012 – Leading gaming peripherals manufacturer Nyko Technologies® today released the Power Grip for PlayStation® Vita, a clip-on grip that features a built-in rechargeable battery and a sleek ergonomic design. With double the battery life and an ergonomic design that provides enhanced comfort and control, the Power Grip gives players everything they need for a marathon PS Vita gaming session. Grab your very own Power Grip today for $29.99 from your local GameStop! Continue reading

Nyko Introduces Android Tablet Controllers and Arcade-Quality PlayStation®3 Fight Stick at E3

Diversified Product Lineup for Expanded Game Audiences

LOS ANGELES – June 5, 2012 – Nyko Technologies®, the leading gaming peripherals manufacturer, unveiled their latest products at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). A stalwart exhibitor at the game industry’s headline event, Nyko this year announced a bold new product line designed to enhance our experience with the evolving range of consoles, handhelds and mobile devices that today’s gamers enjoy.
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Nyko Technologies Announces Gaming Controllers for Tegra-Based Tablets to Take Console-Quality Gaming Experience Mobile

LOS ANGELES – June 4, 2012 – Nyko Technologies®, the leading gaming peripherals manufacturer, today announced a new line of controllers to enable console-quality gaming experiences on Android tablet devices. Nyko is creating controllers to support games optimized for NVIDIA® Tegra® mobile processors, notably the high-powered graphics capabilities of the Tegra 3 quad-core processor. Available Fall 2012, the tablet controllers will offer a future-proof gaming experience, blurring the line between mobile and console video gaming.

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Nyko and Yo Gabba Gabba! Team Up For CES 2012 Show Floor Debut

Licensed video game accessories from Nyko join new PS Vita, Kindle Fire and console peripherals

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LAS VEGAS – January 10, 2012 – Nyko Technologies®, the leading videogame peripherals manufacturer, today unveiled its full lineup of new products at the Consumer Electronics Show 2012 in Las Vegas. For the first time ever, Nyko will debut licensed accessories featuring characters from the wildly popular Yo Gabba Gabba! series. New peripherals for the forthcoming PS Vita and the Kindle Fire as well as the Xbox 360 will be on display for exclusive hands-on demo. New accessories include:

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W!LDBRAIN Entertainment Selects Nyko Technologies to Develop Yo Gabba Gabba! Line of Gaming Accessories

Get a First Look at the New Yo Gabba Gabba! Nyko Line at CES in Las Vegas (January 10-13, 2012)

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LOS ANGELES – January 5, 2012 – Nyko Technologies®, the leading gaming peripherals manufacturer, and W!ldbrain Entertainment, a DHX Media, Ltd. company and one of the world’s foremost producers of animation and family entertainment, today announced a licensing partnership to create a line of videogame accessories using the characters from the iconic hit television series and live stage show, Yo Gabba Gabba! The series, which airs in all major territories worldwide and on Nickelodeon in the U.S., will add Nyko’s game accessories to a successful collection of Yo Gabba Gabba! merchandise, including apparel, CDs, DVDs, books and more. Nyko’s Yo Gabba Gabba! product line will debut at the Consumer Electronics Show 2012 (CES) in Las Vegas on January 10, 2012.

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Black Friday and Cyber Week Deals: Computer and Gaming Eyewear by GUNNAR Optiks

Limited Edition Modern Warfare 3 for $79 at Best Buy Stores, Additional Styles Discounted

SAN DIEGO – November 23, 2011 - GUNNAR Optiks® today revealed a lineup of discounted computer and gaming eyewear for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. A full listing of the deals may be viewed at www.gunnars.com/cyberweek.

Black Friday Weekend Deal

Limited edition Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 gaming eyewear, available at Best Buy stores and in GUNNAR’s online store, discounted from $99 to $79.

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Limited Edition Gaming Eyewear by GUNNAR Optiks Now Available Online and in Best Buy Stores

Show Your Devotion to the Most Anticipated Game of the Year with the Performance, Protection and Style of GUNNAR Optiks’ Gaming Eyewear

GUNNAR Optiks logoSAN DIEGO – October 27, 2011 – GUNNAR Optiks®, the world’s leading manufacturer of computer and gaming eyewear, today announced that its limited edition Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 gaming eyewear is now available in Best Buy stores and in GUNNAR’s online store. The exclusive new design for the hottest game of the year brings form, function and style to competitive gaming, and may be purchased at an MSRP of $99.

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Bjorn Jonsson Joins GUNNAR Optiks as New Vice President of International Sales

Former Director of International Sales for Oakley Adds Over 16 Years of Sales and Marketing Experience to GUNNAR’s Executive Lineup

SAN DIEGO – October 7, 2011 – GUNNAR Optiks® today announced the hiring of Bjorn Jonsson as Vice President of International Sales. With an extensive background in performance optics, apparel, and consumer electronics, Jonsson brings a history of business growth and leadership to compliment GUNNAR’s seasoned executive team.    Jonsson was aggressively recruited to spearhead the rapid expansion of GUNNAR’s international sales platform.  Already available in 17 countries, GUNNAR expects to add another 15 in 2012.  Jonsson’s prior experience includes senior executive roles with notable brands including Oakley and Boost Mobile where he led all international sales and marketing efforts.  Jonsson now also serves as a Professor of Marketing at Vanguard University and as a Board Member for Dynamic Air Engineering.

“GUNNAR Optiks’ international presence continues to grow and we are pleased to have Bjorn Jonsson on board to cultivate our expansion abroad,” said Rob Aarnes, president of GUNNAR. “Bjorn’s knowledge and experience will expedite GUNNAR’s success overseas as we move into new markets, reinforce our leadership position in existing territories, and galvanize GUNNAR a global brand in the years to come.”

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