Razer acquires the company Interhaptics to boost the haptic ecosystem

We have news related to Razersince the specialized brand for the gamer world has announced that it acquired 100% of the shares of Go Touch VR SAS, also known as Interhapticsa leading haptic development platform for game studios.

Interhaptics was founded in 2017 and has been on a mission to deliver consistent, realistic and immersive haptic solutions for PC, console, smartphone and XR developers, striving to provide developers with the essential tools to ensure quality, faster development and a cross-platform implementation.

In 2018, Razer introduced its proprietary technology called HyperSense showing the world how high-fidelity haptics can deliver a deeper immersive experience for gaming, music and more, as recently seen in the Razer Kraken V3 HyperSense and Razer Kraken V3 Pro HyperSense.

Well, now with the recent acquisition of the Interhaptics company, Razer may be ready to expand HyperSense into more products and build the haptic ecosystem together with game studios on multiple platforms.

“Haptic technology has great value for gamers. The opportunity to join Razer was a no-brainer for us, as they are committed to delivering the most engaging gaming experience, and we look forward to doing so together as part of the Razer family,” said Eric Vezzoli, CEO of Interhaptics.

On the other hand, Alvin Cheung, current Senior Vice President of Razer’s hardware business unit, commented:

“At Razer we know how important it is to create best-in-class products for a unique and personalized gaming experience, because we are gamers too. Interhaptics brings leading haptic technology expertise and its development platform will be leveraged to expand the HyperSense ecosystem.”

With this acquisition by Razer, Interhaptics founder and CEO Eric Vezzoli will now join the Razer team as Head of Haptics. In the meantime, Interhaptics will remain a separate entity, but will be closely integrated into the Razer ecosystem.

Via Press Release – Razer


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