Turtle Beach & Twitch announce audio partnership

By Dave Cook
14 May 2013 10:23 GMT

Turtle Beach has been announced as Twitch’s official audio partner. The headset manufacturer will provide audio support for Twitch’s eSport tournament coverage and other gaming events moving forward.

In a press release sent to VG247 this morning, both parties confirmed their partnership, and confirmed that the company’s Ear Force XP Seven and Z Seven headsets would be used at Twitch events moving forward.

Confirmed events so far include MLG Pro Circuit, Call of Duty Championships, PAX Prime, E3 2013, Gamescom, DreamHack Summer, DreamHack Winter and more.

Bob Picunko, chief marketing officer of Turtle Beach. said of the announcement, “We’re excited to partner with Twitch and provide them with our advanced tournament and broadcast products for their eSports and gaming events.

“Our latest generation of audio products, including the XP SEVEN, is designed for versatility so gamers can use the same premium headset for broadcasting video game footage, talking on a mobile phone or watching a movie on a tablet.”

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