San Diego, Calif.-based
Mad Catz Interactive Inc.
— a company best known for making accessories for video game consoles — announced Wednesday “accessory starter kits” aimed at Apple’s iPod and iPod mini. Kits include a FireWire/USB data and recharger cable, a car power adapter and a carrying case. The kits for iPod will work with new fourth generation iPods as well as third generation devices, and will be available in black. iPod mini kits will be available in silver, gold, blue, green and pink. The kits will cost “between US$29.99 and $49.99” when they debut this fall in North America and Europe. The company’s Web site had not been updated with information about the new products as MacCentral posted this article.