Not to be left out of the party, Taiwan based PC accessory manufacturer, Genius announced that they will be releasing their new DeathTaker mouse to North America. The DeathTaker is part of their new GX Gaming Series of products that will be unveiled later in the coming months.

The DeathTaker is a specialized gaming mouse meant for MMO and RTS gamers. It is highly customizable with removable weights to adjust the feel of the mouse, programmable buttons, adjustable dpi settings for both the X and Y axis, and a custom UI for even more customization.

Looks wise, it’s what you would expect from most hardcore gaming mouses. It’s edgy, futuristic looking, and again, features tons of buttons you can use to customize your experience. The DeathTaker even features a fully braided cable with a gold-plated USB connector.

Product Highlights of DeathTaker Laser Gaming Mouse

  • Nine professional buttons designed for MMO, and RTS gamers.
  • Adjust X and Y axis independently from 100 to 5700 dpi for different game demands
  • Removable weight system with 6 metal weights – 4.5 grams each
  • On-board memory to prevent game block and reprogramming no matter the computer
  • Includes “Scorpion” UI to allow button assignment and macro management
  • RGB system to select up to 16 million backlight colors
  • 1.8 meter braided cable with gold-plated USB connection
  • MSRP: US$79.90

Press Release

February 1, 2012, Taipei, Taiwan – Genius, a leading maker of computer peripherals, today announcesDeathTaker, a professional laser gaming mouse designed for MMO and RTS gamers. The DeathTaker is the debut product of the GX Gaming Series which will be unveiling throughout the coming months.

With nine buttons DeathTaker gives gamers the ability to customize their gaming experience. Genius’ included “Scorpion” UI lets gamers manage macros for up to 55 keys in 5 profiles, as well as a selection of up to 16 million backlight colors. The on-board memory design prevents game block and stores preferred macro settings for ready-to-play action on any computer.

Continuing to show flexibility, the GX Gaming Series DeathTaker has a built-in over-clocking SCGii engine designed for MMO and RTS gamers. Gamers can independently adjust the X and Y axis from 100 to 5700 dpi, and use the removable weight system including 6 metal weights -each 4.5 grams- to get the right heft and balance for any game or hand speed.

DeathTaker is not only completely customizable, but also provides a smooth, stable connection with a comfortable ergonomic design. Incorporated in DeathTaker is the full speed CPU giving gamers 8x faster response time. The high-quality braided cable with a resilient gold-plated USB connector means gamers don’t have to worry about interrupted gameplay.

With a reliable 8 million clicks, DeathTaker gives MMO and RTS gamers the flexibility, stability, and comfort they desire for the MSRP of $79.90.

Package Contents:

  • DeathTaker gaming mouse
  • DeathTaker user interface driver
  • Metal weight 4.5g x6
  • Weight adjuster manual
  • Multi-language quick installation pack