Turtle Seashore is shopping for fellow gaming accent maker Roccat

There was a pleasant shock morsel for these following Turtle Seashore’s financials this week. Along with a “document fourth quarter,” the headset maker introduced that it has agreed to buy fellow gaming peripheral firm Roccat for $14.eight million in money. Turtle Seashore is finest recognized for creating gaming headsets for a variety of various consoles, PCs and cell units. Choosing up Germany-based Roccat will assist the San Diego firm additional develop into further peripherals like mice and keyboards. Turtle Seashore can be hoping it can assist develop its primarily U.S. and Europe-based gross sales into Asia, the place Roccat has already made a dent. In a press launch tied to the information, Turtle Seashore CEO Juergen Stark calls the deal “a key step in attaining our purpose of constructing a $100 million PC gaming equipment enterprise within the coming years.” The complementary nature of the 2 firms’ product portfolios ought to actually go a methods towards serving to develop Turtle Seashore’s model. No phrase, nonetheless, on whether or not the corporate will proceed to keep up the Roccat line in these markets the place it’s already discovered some traction. Actually that may make a whole lot of sense within the quick time period. Turtle Seashore expects the deal to shut in Q2.