PC BUILD JAPAN’s Best Gaming Mouse Pads/Mats of 2023

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Mouse pads, at first sight you may think they are all created equal. However, that is far from the truth! There are many different types of fabric, sizes and even lighting styles to choose from. So how do you go about finding the best gaming mouse pad in a world of so much choice? Which company creates the best mouse pad that fits your style? Worry not, PC BUILD JAPAN is here to help with our guide to our favorite mouse pads!

We have put together this clear and concise guide of, in our opinion, the best gaming mouse pads currently available at the time of publishing this post. We have also included direct links to purchase at Amazon Japan. So what are you waiting for? Check it out below!

Best RGB Mouse Pad - Corsair MM700 RGB Extended Mouse Pad

Corsair don't only make excellent hardware components but they also have some cool accessories too! The MM700 RGB Extended Mouse Pad features an extended surface that will fit all your main peripherals, surrounded by a gorgeous RGB lighting strip. The mouse pad is made from thick, plush rubber material that is optimized for high-performance gaming mice. It also includes an anti-slide textured rubber base to prevent any slipping in those intense gaming sessions.

Check it out here: Corsair MM700 RGB Extended Mouse pad (Amazon JP)

Best Large Mouse/Desk Pad - SteelSeries QcK Heavy XXL

The SteelSeries QcK series is a highly rated, budget friendly mouse pad that also comes in an XXL desk pad size. Not much needs to be said about this extremely popular gaming mouse pad. It offers an incredibly smooth surface with a simple design philosophy for the people out there that love a minimalist desktop setup.

Check it out here: SteelSeries QcK Heavy XXL (Amazon JP)

The High-Roller Mouse Pad - ARTISAN ZERO FX Soft

In need of something a little fancy to complement your gaming setup? Look no further than the made in Japan, ARTISAN ZERO FX Soft mouse pad. Using state of the art zero hygroscopic, sweat-absorbent material for long play sessions. Definitely something out there for the ones that like a little class.

Check it out here: ARTISAN ZERO FX Soft (Amazon JP)

PC BUILD JAPAN's Best Mouse Pad - SteelSeries QcK

There is a reason SteelSeries is mentioned in our guide twice, it's due to the fact that they are able to produce high quality gaming mouse pads at a low price. The standard size QcK mouse pads are our overall favorite mouse pad. Durability, performance and budget-friendly. What more could you ask for?

Check it out here: SteelSeries QcK (Amazon JP)

Runner-up - Logitech/Logicool G640


We decided to also include a runner-up mouse pad that did not fit in any particular category but deserves a special mention. The Logitech/Logicool G640 mouse pad is another well performing mat with a good amount of surface friction between mouse and mat to take your gaming to another level.

Check it out here: Logitech/Logicool G640 (Amazon JP)

So now that you have found the correct mouse mat for your gaming style, you may need a gaming machine to match it! If you would like to use our PC building service, please contact us.