Due to stiff competition in the gaming peripheral market from the likes of Razer, Steelseries and Logitech, Microsoft has announced that its will no longer be creating any Sidewinder devices and will be closing down the brand.
Microsoft SideWinder is the general name given to the family of digital game controllers developed by Microsoft for PCs and was one of the very first brands to tailor their devices to gamers.
The Sidewinder brand has already been closed once back in 2003 and was resurrected in 2007 with the mouse pictured above. But alas the come back never really happened and again the brand is being discontinued.
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