WOODBURY, Minn., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Millions of video game users struggling with performance issues during snowboard, skateboard and fitness gaming now have a simple, fun and affordable solution to improve their experience -- the DEK stabilizing platform.
Launching just in time for the holidays, the DEK ($29.99) is available at www.getdek.com. The DEK is tailored for PlayStation® and Nintendo Wii™ skate, snowboarding and fitness games, including Tony Hawk™: RIDE® and Tony Hawk®: SHRED. It provides increased stability while playing or working out and improves board to controller connectivity on any floor surface. Street-savvy graphic designs enhance the experience while the ShurFoot™ texture provides needed traction and an authentic street feel.
The DEK will also improve the virtual experience of the new Kinect™ for Xbox 360® games by simulating an actual skate or snowboard.
"Our online research revealed millions of comments regarding stability and communication consistency between the board and console," said Tim Beres, co-creator of the DEK. "We're huge fans of Wii and Xbox and saw a fun way to improve the gaming experience."
Pro rider Pat Milbery uses the DEK during board gaming and will be featuring it during the SO-GNAR Mighty Midwest Snowboard Camp Tour this season. "My board control was greatly improved with the DEK," said Milbery. "The DEK graphics make me stoked to play."
DEK LLC is a Minnesota-based company focused on improving video game experiences through highly designed stabilizing platforms and other gaming accessories. The company is affiliated with Stillwater, MN based Modernistic, Inc., a national printing and graphics provider.
DEK is patent pending, Consumer Products Safety Commission compliant and was tested by Environmental Monitoring and Technologies. PlayStation®, Nintendo Wii™ and Kinect™ are registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC, Nintendo of America Inc. and Microsoft®, respectively. This product is not sponsored, endorsed or approved by PlayStation, Nintendo® or Microsoft.
SOURCE DEK LLC