Razer is opening its first U.S. idea retailer in San Francisco this weekend
Razer, the billion-greenback agency typically labeled the Apple of PC gaming, is lastly opening its first idea retailer within the U.S. this weekend.
The corporate already has three places in Asia — Taipei, Manila and Bangkok — and its first retailer within the U.S. can be situated on the Westfield San Francisco Centre. Razer is throwing a celebration to mark the opening, which can see CEO Min-Liang Tan and particular visitors like Xbox’s Main Nelson cease by to satisfy and chat with followers.
In the event you’ve by no means been to a Razer idea retailer, then you definitely’re in for a deal with — even in case you’re not the sort of hardcore gamer who’s intimately conscious of the corporate’s merchandise.
We stopped by the Bangkok retailer when it opened final yr and have been suitably impressed. They’re designed to be areas the place players can meet buddies, hang around and, in fact, play video games. Guests can purchase Razer merchandise and merchandise, however there are not any gross sales employees pushing merchandise down your throat — the onus actually is on experiences and there’s no time restrict so you possibly can keep and geek out on video games for so long as you need.
The opening celebration in San Francisco begins at 10:00 on Saturday morning — yow will discover extra particulars on Razer’s Fb web page or by way of this press announcement.
Once we met Tan in Bangkok final yr, he informed us that Razer was working to open idea shops within the U.S. and throughout Europe, so, in case you’re not in San Franisco, the expertise might but come to a metropolis close to you quickly.