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Creative Announces Pre-Order Availability of the Sound Blaster® World of Warcraft® Wireless Headset

Pre-Orders at Creative.com/shop

Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset with Horde Artwork

Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft
Wireless Headset with Horde Artwork

SINGAPORE – 11 February 2010 – Creative Technology Ltd. today announced a limited number of Creative Sound Blaster® World of Warcraft® Wireless Headsets available for pre-order from 12 February 2010 at www.creative.com/shop for S$249.00.

“The Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset was an instant hit when we unveiled the prototype for an exclusive preview at the BlizzCon® gaming festival last year,” said Steve Erickson, Vice President and General Manager for Audio and Video at Creative. “It was apparent to many who previewed it that this innovative headset was designed and developed by people who have a passion for the game. This new class of gaming headset is clearly a concerted result of that passion combined with Creative’s dedication to pushing the envelope of gaming audio. I am sure the players will be excited to be among the first few to get their hands on the headset.”

Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset Features

  • Two sets of interchangeable headset lenses with 16 million colour LEDs, featuring Horde and Alliance artwork
  • Custom World of Warcraft-themed voice presets that allow users to alter the way they sound to other players
  • Interface software designed to look and feel similar to the in-game interface
  • Advanced uncompressed wireless technology
  • THX TruStudio PC™ audio technology - the result of years of collective experience and research by Creative and THX, which delivers the fullest audio experience for games, movies and music
  • Works on PC and Mac
  • Cushioned earpads and light, flexible headband reduce listening fatigue during intensive gaming
  • Rechargeable battery - recharges even while in use
Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset with Alliance Artwork

Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft
Wireless Headset with Alliance Artwork

For players who prefer a wired connection, the Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Headset is also available for pre-order from 12 February 2010 at www.creative.com/shop for S$189.00.

For more information about the Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset and Creative Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Headset, please visit www.soundblaster.com.

About Creative
Creative is a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products. Famous for its Sound Blaster® sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment on the PC platform with products like its highly acclaimed ZEN® MP3 and portable media players. Creative's innovative hardware, proprietary technology, applications and services leverage the Internet, enabling consumers to experience high-quality digital entertainment-anytime, anywhere.

About Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.
Best known for blockbuster hits including World of Warcraft® and the Warcraft®, StarCraft®, and Diablo® series, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. (www.blizzard.com), a division of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software renowned for creating some of the industry’s most critically acclaimed games. Blizzard Entertainment’s track record includes eleven #1-selling games and multiple Game of the Year awards. The company’s online-gaming service, Battle.net®, is one of the largest in the world, with millions of active users.

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This announcement relates to products launched in the Asia Pcaific. Availability is subject to change without notice and may differ elsewhere in the world according to local factors and requirements. Sound Blaster, and ZEN are trademarks or registered trademarks of Creative Technology Ltd in the United States and/or other countries. THX & THX TruStudio PC are trademarks of THX Ltd. which may be registered in some jurisdictions. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.