March 2, 2021
Scythe Announces Mugen 5 Black Edition CPU cooler

Scythe today announces the release of the new cooler Mugen 5 Black Edition (SCMG-5100BE). Based on the original Mugen 5 Rev.B cooler, this new edition is all-black design including black heatsink, black Kaze Flex 120 fan, and black accessories. The new Mugen 5 Black is the premium choice of excellent performance and superb quietness as well as aesthetic appeal.

The Scythe Mugen 5 Black Edition cooler is available in North America at an MSRP of USD 60.


Product Specifications and Features


  • Model Number: SCMG-5100BE

  • Dimensions: W136.0 x D110.5 x H154.5 mm (incl. fan)

  • Weight: 890 g / 31.39 oz (incl. fan)

  • CPU Sockets:

    • Intel: LGA 2066 / 2011(V3) / 1200 / 115X

    • AMD: AM4 / AM3(+) / AM2(+) / FM2(+) / FM1

  • Fan Dimensions: 120 mm x 120 mm x 27 mm (w/ Anti-Vibration Rubber)

  • Fan Speed: 300~1500 RPM

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May 15, 2020
Scythe LGA 115X compatible coolers are ready for new LGA 1200 Socket

Scythe confirms the compatibility of its cooler line-up to the upcoming LGA 1200 socket based Intel® 10th Gen “Comet Lake-S” Desktop CPU. All Scythe CPU cooler models, which are offering compatibility to sockets LGA 1150, LGA 1151, LGA 1155 and LGA 1156, can be installed on motherboards with the new socket LGA 1200.

No additional mounting clips are required and users are able to use the supplied LGA 115X clips, when installing the compatible Scythe CPU coolers on the new socket. The updated manuals are available for download on Scythe website.

Please feel free to contact the Scythe technical support if additional support is required:



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November 20, 2019
Scythe Releases Low-profile CPU Cooler, Shuriken 2 SCSK-2000

Scythe today announces the release of new cooler Shuriken 2. As a new edition of Shuriken family, the Shuriken 2 is a great cooling solution for Small Form Factor enthusiasts. Standing only 58mm tall, this cooler perfectly fits most SFF cases. With its small footprint, there is no interference with RAM and PCI-E cards on market. Compact yet no compromise, Shuriken 2 delivers great cooling power with 5 heatpipes and copper base plate.

March 20, 2019
Scythe Releases Big Shuriken 3 SCBSK-3000

Scythe today announces the release of new cooler Big Shuriken 3. This cooler is a low profile cooling solution for small form factor systems. The version uses newly developed Kaze Flex 120 15mm slim fan that delivers great airflow and compact size for only 69mm in height. The wide-space heatsink jointed with 5 sintered heatpipes can transfer and ventilate the heat effectively, and with asymmetric design offering best compatibility to memory and components on motherboard.