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For 15 years and counting, Mobile Edge has been designing and producing gaming gear with top brands. Good, solid stuff. Today, though—we want to share some exciting news. The game is about to change.
Designed by gamers for gamers, Mobile Edge is proud to introduce the CORE Gaming Backpack. With the CORE Gaming Backpack, Mobile Edge has got your gaming experience covered—whether you’re a pro eSports competitor looking for an edge, or you’re simply getting together with friends and family for a little good-natured fun. 

And it’s all backed by Mobile Edge’s team of design, production, and fulfillment experts, as well as our famous lifetime warranty. 



 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Designed specifically for gamers, the new Mobile Edge Gaming Backpack was designed to hold all popular models of gaming laptops, plus your related gaming accessories. The backpack offers three large storage sections that are pre-wired for a power bank or external battery. Four side accessory pockets are perfect for cables, phone, a gaming mouse or oversized water bottles. There is also an external USB ChargePort built into the pack that provides instant access to power for your phone or other devices. Place your power bank into the universal power pocket and connect the internal USB cable, then just plug your phone or other device into the external USB ChargePort for instant power while you are on the go.

This full-featured backpack is constructed from durable ballistic nylon and includes padded air-mesh shoulder straps and back panel, a padded top carry handle for easy lifting and a trolley strap for stacking on other luggage. The backpack also features a CheckPoint-Friendly laptop compartment, a separate fleece lined pouch for an iPad, tablet or e-reader, a headphone holder and a large section to hold files, extra gear or personal items. A zippered front organizer section provides quick access to pens, cell phone, business cards, keys, cables and other small accessories.

 

  

 

 

 

  •  Please note, internal or external batteries are not provided unless clearly stated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mobile Edge's team of engineers, product specialists, and R&D types has been working with gamers and gaming enthusiasts to design, develop, prototype, test, and produce a new product specifically for gamers . . . and we couldn’t be more pleased with the results. We’re sure you will be too.

 

 

 *Please note, final product design (shirt, hat and backpack) may vary slightly in final production. Be rest assured we will keep you in the loop. Thank you for your support.

 

 

Looking to Add-On to your reward package? Well it's as simple as increasing your Pledge by the dollar amount stated below. We will confirm your Add-On upon funding and completion of campaign through Kickstarter survey. Look for new Add-On's to be introduced every Tuesday (Add-On Tuesday). 

 

 

Risks and challenges

Mobile Edge is an established company with a global reputation. We’ve been producing and selling bags, cases, totes and other sewn products for gamers, travelers, professionals, and students since 2002. Suffice to say, we've got oodles of great experience manufacturing, selling, and delivering a wide range of high-quality products on-time and on-budget, and we’re confident we’ll do the same with the CORE Gaming Backpack.

We expect our Kickstarter campaign to meet or exceed goals, which means we'll have tons of pre-orders for the CORE Gaming Backpack. You can rest assured that every aspect of producing and delivering the CORE Gaming Backpacks to you, our backers, has been planned out so that we can deliver what we say we will, when we say we will.

Of course, stuff happens. From so-called “acts of God” like an earthquake or tsunami, to supply chain slowdowns or interruptions, to production and shipping issues, unexpected challenges can suddenly arise. While we don’t expect any issues, should the unforeseen happen you should feel confident that Mobile Edge will deal with the issue with transparency and attentiveness so that you, our customers and backers, are happy and proud to support our company. We promise.

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    Mobile Edge's CORE Team

    For those individuals who just want to show their love to Mobile Edge and the crowdfunding community. Receive a Mobile Edge SPINNER plus special offers and discounts through Mobile Edge's CORE newsletter. We will also give you props on our website as well as social media just to say, "Thanks!" Power On!

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    Mobile Edge's CORE Gaming Hat OR T-Shirt

    Your CHOICE! Limited edition CORE Gaming Hat OR T-Shirt designed specifically for this product launch. We will also provide you with a Mobile Edge SPINNER and sign you up to our CORE newsletter with exclusive offers and discounts. Power On!

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    Mobile Edge's CORE Hat & T-Shirt

    Limited edition CORE Gaming Hat & T-Shirt. You are now set for date night! Solid to the CORE. In addition, we will provide you with a Mobile Edge SPINNER and sign you up to our CORE newsletter with exclusive offers and discounts. Power On!

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    Mobile Edge's Polo Shirt

    Limited edition CORE Gaming Polo Shirt (Callaway). Now show your friends who you are to your CORE. In addition, we will provide you with a Mobile Edge SPINNER and sign you up to our CORE newsletter with exclusive offers and discounts. Power On!

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    CORE Backpack - Early Bird Special

    CORE Gaming Backpack - With a suggested retail price of $129.99, this is a steal for that gamer or business professional looking to carry ALL their gear on their travels. Perfect for that special holiday GIFT! Limited stock available for this special price. Plus we will also provide you a Mobile Edge Spinner and sign you up for the Core newsletter with special offers and discounts.

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    CORE Backpack - Solo

    CORE Gaming Backpack - Did you just miss the early bird special. Well don't worry! The CORE gaming backpack is still available at a screaming price with a suggested retail price of $129.99. Build for that gamer or business professional looking to carry ALL his or her gear. And YES - it is perfect for that holiday GIFT!

    Plus we will also provide you a Mobile Edge Spinner and sign you up for the Core newsletter with special offers and discounts.

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    CORE Power Pack 1.0

    Includes CORE Gaming Backpack along with Mobile Edge's UrgentPower Pack ($170 SRP). Universal SmartPhone/USB Device Battery High-capacity 5200mAh Battery. Immediate backup power for when you need it most!

    Plus we will also provide you a Mobile Edge Spinner and sign you up for the Core newsletter with special offers and discounts.

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    CORE Power Pack 2.0

    CORE Gaming Backpack with Mobile Edge's CORE Power Station. This high-power USB-C Output with Integrated AC Outlet and Quick-Charge 3.0 Technology will rock your laptop. Plus we will make sure you also get a Mobile Edge SPINNER and included in CORE newsletter. Power On now!

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    CORE Gaming Backpack - Buddy

    We realize gaming is not a one man sport, so we wanted to create a package for you and one of your buds. Purchase 2 CORE Gaming Backpacks (SRP $260) as well as 2 CORE T-Shirts and 2 Hats. One for you and one for your friend. Great for holiday gift giving season.

    Plus we will also provide you a Mobile Edge Spinner and sign you up for the Core newsletter with special offers and discounts.

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    CORE Gaming Backpack - Team

    Okay! One of the holy grails of all our packages: The Team package features 4 CORE Gaming Backpacks (SRP $520) as well as 4 CORE T-Shirts and Hats. Need I say more! You are welcome!

    Plus we will provide you a Mobile Edge Spinner and sign you up for the Core newsletter with special offers and discounts. Power On!

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    CORE Custom - Solo

    For those who want a one-of-kind backpack, check out this package! We will provide you the opportunity to pick out your own custom trim color for your CORE Gaming Backpack in addition to your custom team logo. A package like this would not be complete without Mobile Edge's Power pack, CORE T-shirt, Hat, and newsletter ($1700). Power On!

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    CORE Custom - Team

    When the world is more than just you - the personalized TEAM package! We will provide your team the opportunity to pick out your own custom trim color for your 4 CORE Gaming Backpacks in addition to your custom team logo. A package like this would not be complete without Mobile Edge's Power pack, CORE T-shirt, Hat, and newsletter (SRP $7000). Power On!

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    CORE Gaming Backpack - Buddy

    We realize gaming is not a one man sport, so we wanted to create a package for you and one of your buds. Purchase 2 CORE Gaming Backpacks (SRP $260) as well as 4 CORE T-Shirts and Hats. One for you and one for your friend. Great for holiday gift giving season.

    Plus we will also provide you a Mobile Edge Spinner and sign you up for the Core newsletter with special offers and discounts.

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