Oculus to acquire Carbon Design Group

OculusVR will acquire the Carbon Design, the company behind the Xbox 360 controller, OculusVR announced this week.

“The team will officially become a key component of the product engineering group at Oculus, operating from the Carbon studio in the Seattle area,” the company said.

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The Carbon team brings their expertise around building great feeling, great looking consumer products like the Xbox 360 controller,” said the announcement. “We’ve been working with Carbon for nearly a year on multiple unannounced projects.”

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Maria Korolov

Maria Korolov is editor and publisher of Hypergrid Business. She has been a journalist for more than twenty years and has worked for the Chicago Tribune, Reuters, and Computerworld and has reported from over a dozen countries, including Russia and China.

  • Mircea Kitsune

    I wish someone would acquire the company behind the Xbox itself 😉