Los Angeles, June 06, 2013 — Following its long-term partnership with Microsoft for the first and second-generation Xbox consoles, developing unique third-party licensed peripherals under the Thrustmaster brand, Guillemot Corporation S.A. is pleased to announce that it is extending its worldwide partnership to include the third generation of Xbox.
With R&D facilities in North America and Europe, a close development relationship with Microsoft Xbox, and more than two decades of expertise in creating innovative accessories, Thrustmaster is fully committed to bringing exciting new products to market for the Xbox One.
“Thrustmaster has a proven ability to develop great products for our platform,” explains Branden Powell, Director of Strategic Alliances, Xbox Hardware, at Microsoft. “We are excited to have them as a hardware launch partner.”
“We are thrilled to be appointed third-party peripheral partner for the Xbox One,” states Agnès Cornière, Guillemot Corporation’s Worldwide Marketing Director. “We are devoting our resources, creativity and energy to creating remarkable next-generation devices which will allow users to experience a whole new level of unrivalled gameplay.”