IKEA presents its line of gaming accessories
Ikea continues to expand its furniture and accessories catalog with one of its most desired new lines, focused on video game players.
Strange that IKEA it took so long to create a gaming line of furniture and accessoriesTaking into account that it is a sector that usually spends money on these things.
It is true that he already sold a chair or table focused on video games, but now in collaboration with the manufacturer of peripherals and notebooks Asus ROG, has created a gaming line made of more than 30 furniture and accessories.
In the cover photo you can see two of the most popular articles: wooden hand to hold headphones, cables, and other peripherals, andThe glass that does not spill, to avoid splashing on the keyboard in the middle of an epic battle of Fortnite.
IKEA has prepared a varied collection that includes gaming chairs, tables to place the computer with large drawers to store the controls, as well as light rings to illuminate the room, and much more. Total, six gaming product lines: MAIN PLAYER, OUTDOOR PLAYER, MATCH GAME, GROUP GAME, PLAY GAME, LOAN PLAYER. All PLAYS.
One of the defining characteristics of these video game accessories is its neutral design, that works for both boys and girls. It is an important decision, considering that in many cases gaming peripherals are designed with male gamers in mind, with aggressive colors and lots of RGB lights, despite the fact that almost half of the gamers are girls.
This is explained by Ewa Rychert, the person in charge of the development of the gaming line, in The Verge: “The needs of billions of gamers around the world are very diverse, while the existing offering is quite technical and is often perceived as a masculine design, despite the fact that around 46 percent of the players are women.“.
Is new IKEA gaming line it is available in China now, with incredibly cheap prices. For example, the wooden hand on the cover only costs 16 euros, and the gaming chair, 38 euros. The neck cushion barely reaches 4 euros, and the glass that does not spill, including table hook, 11 euros.
IKEA’s gaming line will arrive in Japan in May, and Europe in October.