Microsoft explains why it brought back the IntelliMouse Classic

The Microsoft IntelliMouse never should have been a gaming classic.

I mean, look at Razer. Look at Alienware. Gamers like garish neon colors, LEDs up the wazoo, and for their gadgets to cost as much as a Boeing 747 jumbo jet.

The IntelliMouse, on the other hand, was simple, cheap, and conservative.