ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) announces its latest range of ROG gaming peripherals and accessories during the ROG For Those Who Dare: Maxed Out event. Designed to raise the bar for esports and provide gamers with maxed-out setups and gameplay, these products take gaming experiences to new heights. ROG and Aim Lab, trainer of millions of FPS gamers worldwide, have teamed up to create the Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition wireless gaming mouse. Gamers who prefer hands-on customization will appreciate the new ROG Azoth gaming keyboard and its DIY-friendly design, including a silicone gasket mount and three-layer dampening, hot‑swappable ROG NX mechanical switches, ROG switch stabilizer design, and more. The ROG Raikiri Pro PC Controller puts all the commands and customization options gamers crave right into their hands, with a built-in OLED display and programmable four rear buttons for hotkeys or joystick sensitivity toggles. And as a finishing touch to any gaming setup, the ROG Destrier gaming chair combines unmatched ergonomics with versatile adjustability and includes an innovative mobile gaming mode that raises the armrests to put mobile devices at the ideal height when playing games.
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Designed for esports athletes and aspiring gaming professionals, the ROG Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition wireless gaming mouse that’s tested and approved by esports pros at Aim Lab. Designed for competitive FPS gaming, this ultralight 54-gram esports gaming mouse has an ambidextrous form factor and is ideal for players who exert better control through tense grips. It features a shell made of a revolutionary bio-based nylon material, the 36,000-dpi ROG AimPoint optical sensor, ROG SpeedNova wireless technology, and 70-million-click lifespan ROG Micro Switches. The ROG Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition works with the Aim Lab Settings Optimizer software that measures and analyzes gamers’ performance to create the best-possible settings combination, enabling them to play to their strengths.
The ROG Hone Ace Aim Lab Edition mousepad measures 508 x 420 mm and is designed to work with Aim Lab X ROG 360 task within the Aim Lab software to help FPS players improve their aim across a full 360-degree range of motion. The Hone Ace has a hybrid cloth surface that offers optimal friction for precise control feedback and features a protective nano-coating that repels water, oil, and dust.
The new ROG Ace collection is geared to bring the best out of esports players everywhere, it includes the ROG Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition gaming mouse, ROG Hone Ace Aim Lab Edition mouse pad, and the ROG Falchion Ace 65% gaming keyboard. (Adrian’s notes: This may be my replacement mice coming from the ROG Pugio I)
ROG Azoth gaming keyboard
The ROG Azoth is a 75% wireless custom gaming keyboard that’s bristling with premium DIY features for gamers who prefer hands-on customization. It features a metal top cover with silicone gasket mount and three-layer dampening, hot-swappable and factory-lubed ROG NX mechanical switches (something important with keyboards nowadays), ROG keyboard stabilizers, and ROG PBT doubleshot keycaps to provide unprecedented typing experiences. The Azoth even includes a bundled lube kit for users looking to change typing feel. Additional features include an OLED display with intuitive controls, tri-mode connectivity with SpeedNova 2.4 GHz wireless technology, and MacOS support. Adjustable feet provide three keyboard tilt angles for the best typing positions. (Adrian’s notes: this will be the first compact mechanical keyboard from ROG after their STRIX Flare II Animate from last year)
ROG Raikiri Pro PC Controller
The ROG Raikiri Pro provides gamers with extreme levels of customization and personalization. As the first Xbox-licensed tri-mode controller, the tri-mode connectivity offered by the Raikiri Pro allows users to connect via Bluetooth®, 2.4 GHz RF, or wired USB-C—making it perfect for gaming on PCs, laptops, or next-gen Xbox consoles. Its built-in OLED display can be used to show custom images, text, or animations, plus it can also show charging status, mic mute, or profile indicators.
Users can switch controller profiles easily via two buttons on the Raikiri Pro, even in the middle of a game. Gamers can also program the four left and right rear buttons for in-game commands such as hotkeys or joystick sensitivity toggles through Armoury Crate software, and can even adjust vibration levels, configure joystick dead zones, and tweak other controller settings. There are physical trigger locks that can be used to set the amount of travel for both left and right triggers to suit the game that’s currently being played. In addition, the Raikiri Pro has a built-in ESS DAC for premium, true-to-life audio.
The base ROG Raikiri model, featuring wired USB-C and two rear buttons, will be available soon. (Adrian’s notes: This is one of the ROG Gaming Peripherals I’ll be looking out for in the future)
ROG Destrier Ergo Gaming Chair
The ROG Destrier Ergo Gaming Chair features a futuristic aesthetic that’s engineered with exceptional levels of adjustability to ensure maximum comfort during play. It features head-and ‑lumbar support, along with padded armrests that have a special elevation mode designed for mobile gaming. There’s even a detachable acoustic panel that shields gamers from distractions for 100% gaming immersion. (Adrian’s note: The mesh back design’s a callback from the Ikea Matchspel collab gaming chair)
ROG Gaming Peripherals Availability & Pricing
The ROG Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition, ROG Hone Ace Aim Lab Edition and ROG Azoth will be available in the Philippines mid Q1 2023 (February). ROG Raikiri Pro and ROG Destrier will be announced on our local social media pages so stay tuned. SRPs for the following peripherals are:
|ROG Harpe Ace Aim Lab Edition
|ROG Hone Ace Aim Lab Edition