First Ever Third-Party Guitar for Nintendo’s Popular Videogame Console Sets the Stage for Customized PerformanceLos Angeles
March 20, 2008 – Nyko Technologies®, a premier peripherals manufacturer, today announced that it has shipped its Front Man Wireless Guitar for the Nintendo Wii to retailers nationwide. The new Front Man Guitar is fully compatible with Guitar Hero III and uses the Wii Remote for wireless power and connectivity.
The Front Man Guitar easily connects to the Wii Remote, securely holding it in place. Other Front Man features include:
- Accurate and responsive whammy bar
- Bi-directional strum bar
- Responsive and durable fret buttons
- Two interchangeable pick guards in designer colors
“We wanted to expand upon our success with the FrontMan for PS2 by adding additional functionality and attention to detail that true fans of the series can appreciate,” said Chris Arbogast, Marketing Director at Nyko Technologies. “The Front Man for Wii ups the bar on aesthetics and customization for third party guitars while still providing top-notch gameplay at a decent price point.”
Nyko’s Front Man Guitar for the Wii is now available at retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $49.99. Please visit www.nyko.com for more information.