Announcing the first new business partner of 2013
As we strive to bring a higher quality of excellence to covering the e-sports, gaming and other popular topics of interest on Put That Back, we understand the importance of building solid relationships with dedicated, talented organizations. Our network currently consists of members part of several communities which include competitive gaming groups like Delta Red Squad, FightNation EX, content groups such as Fight Your Rival and RandomSelectTV. We’re even actively supporting Video X Games, one of the newest destinations for the video game community. And now, we’re pleased to announce the newest addition to our group of business associates, Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks.
Announced earlier this morning, Put That Back and Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks have officially joined forces to aid in developing the independent developer’s custom brand of unique arcade cases and joysticks, created for the diehard gamer and casual types alike. Look for us to be on-hand with an official arcade stick in which attendees heading to compete or spectate at Winter Brawl 7 in Philadelphia, PA will have an opportunity to get a personal hands-on experience with the stick and discuss their experience.
Will Foe Hammer be in your neck of the woods? Additional developments are underway and will be officially announced here on Put That Back as details are finalized.
We are very happy to be working with Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks, and this is just the beginning of future partnerships to come. Stay tuned for upcoming hands-on reports, and we look forward to seeing many of you at Winter Brawl 7 (among other future events).
Below is the full press release:
Put That Back Joins Forces with FoeHammer
Tuesday, 05 February 2013
Denver’s custom peripheral organization becomes a partner with the North Atlantic editorial outlet
New England, CT – Feb. 5, 2013 – Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks, an independent-minded manufacturer specializing in custom joysticks for the diehard gaming community has formed a partnership, expanding on upon its existing growth to gamers nationwide and abroad. Established as a family-oriented business, FoeHammer has been building custom joysticks since 2010, touted by its customers as delivering the highest quality oystick on the market – offering a wide selection of fully wired/unwired for use with conventional fighting games including SUPER STREET FIGHTER 4, TEKKEN TAG TOURNAMENT 2, ULTIMATE MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 3, and SUPER SMASH BROS. MELEE, as well as retro arcade shooters.
Put That Back will officially be representing FoeHammer at Winter Brawl 7, a highly anticipated video game tournament which is expected to attract hundreds of dedicated competitors and spectators alike, offering a hands-on opportunity to attendees as well as the chance to discuss their personal impressions of the product. In addition, members will have an opportunity to win their very own stick at Civil War V, an upcoming event, hosted by tournament organizer, Robin Palm in Richmond, VA. In addition, Foe Hammer will be featured throughout upcoming media productions developed under the Put That Back label featuring such members including Chris Bahn, Tamika “Red Infamy” Moultrie, Bobby Davis and Samantha “Persia” Hancock.
“Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks has been expanding the threshold of design and is an unwaivering resource for authentic fighting game enthusiests, said Sheppard Johnson, CEO and Co-Founder. It is with passion and gratitude that we announce our emerging partnership with Chris “Bahn” Scantleberry, CEO and Founder of Put That Back. We’re excited about this new journey and look forward to hearing what the fighting game community has to say on putthatback.org in 2013.”
Conversely, Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks will present Put That Back as its official hub for content dedicated to covering a variety of significant highlights in the mainstream gaming, competitive gaming, among other tangential topics of interest. This content is expected to roll out on the official FoeHammer website in the immediate future and additional developments will be revealed at a later date.
“Foe Hammer is arguably one of the most dedicated arcade joystick developers to have ever existed,” said Chris “Bahn” Scantleberry, Put That Back’s CEO and founder. “Their quality is top notch, creative and expertly crafted and I am looking forward to partnering with them in 2013 and beyond. We have always been avid supporters of the fighting game community, and now we have expanded our horizons into e-Sports, which will ensure our new partnerships will help take the respective companies further.”
About Foe Hammer Custom Joysticks
FoeHammer Custom Joysticks, Ltd. is an indepedently operated company specializing in developing custom joysticks for both the entry level novice as well as the intensely devoted veteran. Their background specializes in creating custom cabinets and furniture for over 40 years. The principles of design and construction are engrained with the very materials we use to build our joysticks. We’ve been building custom joysticks since 2010 and will continue pushing the boundaries of design and creativity. To learn more, visit www.foehammershop.com
About Put That Back
Put That Back is a online editorial/multimedia organization dedicated to covering a variety of topics including mainstream gaming, e-sports, technology and anime. Its primary focused is centered outward on developing engaging articles that positively showcase the culture and emerging trends in the respective genres actively covered by a dedicated team of industry veterans with editorial portfolios include work that have been featured in highly respected online and print organizations including IGN, 1up.com, Hardcore Gamer, Otaku USA, Hardcore Gamer, The Next Level and Gamespy. To learn more, visit http://www.putthatback.org or follow them on Twitter at @ptbdotorg
FOE HAMMER CUSTOM JOYSTICKS
CEO and Co-Manager
PUT THAT BACK
Chris “Bahn” Scantleberry
CEO & Founder