In a press released issued today, Epic and Mad Catz have announced an agreement stating that Mad Catz has secured global rights to produce and market a range of specialty controllers, headphones and peripherals for their upcoming release, Gears of War 3
The press release goes on to state:
Mad Catz was one of Epic Games’ original licensing partners as it produced Gears of War and Gears of War 2 themed products for Xbox 360 including faceplates, a faceplate and Console Skinz™ combo pack including graphics to customize the sides of the console, and a Console Crate™ hard case for transporting and storing the Xbox 360 console.
Full details have yet to be released as to exactly what the peripherals will be (beyond "specialty controllers and headphones"), but you can be sure to expect the high quality products
for which Mad Catz is famous.Gears of War 3
is set for a fall 2011 release.