SteelSeries is a Danish manufacturer of PC gaming peripherals. They are known for their mousepads, keyboards, headsets, and mice. Since 2001, pros have won more money using SteelSeries than any other brand.
They are known for their Rival and Sensei series of mice, their Arctis headsets, Apex keyboard, and QcK mousepads. They also collaborate with creators and other brands, releasing limited edition products such as the Neo Noir collection (based on a CS:GO skin collection) and Cyberpunk 2077 products.
SteelSeries is responsible for a number of ‘firsts’, too. They were the first brand to collaborate with an esports player in 2002, and the first brand to sponsor an esports event in 2002.
The company was founded in 2001 by Jacob Wolff-Petersen, and was named SteelSeries in 2007. On January 12th, 2022, GN Store Nord acquired SteelSeries for 1.25 billion US dollars, making the company a subsidiary.