BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Performance Designed Products LLC (PDP) the #1 third party video game accessory manufacturer is not just a controller and headset company anymore, although their headset business is booming, taking PDP to its strongest financial results to date. PDP posted revenue growth of 28 percent year-over-year in the company's headset business, representing 77 percent of all the market share dollar gains over the last 12 months among headset manufacturers (all data is according to The NPD Group).
Beyond accessories, PDP is launching new products that appeal to fans, collectors, and gamers alike. On Black Friday, PDP will debut a new franchise called Pixel Pals™, a stand-alone, light-up pixel-art rendition of iconic characters. This first wave of Pixel Pals includes Mario™ from Super Mario Bros.™ 3 (officially licensed by Nintendo), Mega Man™ (officially licensed by Capcom) and others, with plans for future additions to the character line up. Pixel Pals will launch exclusively at GameStop on Nov. 25 at an MSRP of $14.99 each. See more at http://pdp.com/en/pixel-pals/. "PDP's current results reflect our efforts to provide high-quality gaming experiences at attractive price points, and is a reflection of the tangible value gamers see in our products," said Bob Picunko, senior vice president of marketing at PDP. "This holiday is PDP's strongest lineup in our history; we will brighten the season with many innovative products for core and casual gamers, as well as music lovers and nostalgic gaming fans." PDP offers gift givers a variety of tech and gadget options at various attractive price points this holiday. With new products across multiple categories to licensed products with the NFL, Nintendo, EA, Respawn, Xbox, PlayStation, Energizer Brands, Harmonix and more, holiday shoppers have quality choices at a variety of price points.