Date Posted: 21 April 2021
Since 2001, SteelSeries has been a driving force of esports and professional gaming. From sponsoring the first pro players, to creating products specifically for pro teams, to turning exceptional gamers into global superstars, SteelSeries has been focused on growing the industry and helping gamers everywhere.
SteelSeries pro team relationships are more than sponsorships, they are partnerships. They work closely with the world’s best gamers to fine-tune their products and to ensure everything that they create meets the needs of gamers at every level. Whether it’s OG being the first team to win back-to-back Dota 2 International Championships, or giving you the tools to step up your own game, esports is at the heart of everything we do.
SteelSeries are obsessed with “firsts”. Dating back to 2001, their company was formed to meet the surface needs of hardcore gamers by introducing the first glass mousepad, the Icemat. Since that original innovation, they created the first mechanical gaming keyboard, the first suspended headband for gaming headsets, the first World of Warcraft mouse and endless other innovations. SteelSeries is dedicated to building products that push professional gaming further than anyone dreamed. Those innovations make gaming more competitive and more fun.
SteelSeries fans, customers, and professional esports teams demand the ultimate performance. They combine the necessity of professional-grade quality and durability with their unyielding pursuit of simple, modern design. Every button, switch, material, and key is designed with the gamer’s every move in mind.
It’s SteelSeries goal to deliver gaming peripherals that feel like an extension of you. Their designers hand-pick every material to make sure you have a beautiful product and their engineers test every feature, ensuring tournament-ready quality for gamers everywhere. SteelSeries is the original esports brand. They were the first peripherals brand to sponsor an esports event back in 2002, and one of the first to sponsor pro teams and players across the world.
Video games are awesome. There’s no limit to how awesome they can be. It's SteelSeries mission is to help every gamer push the boundaries of awesome and feel like a star.