MEDIA ALERT: Rixty Announces March Madness Bonus, Biggest Promo in Company History

SAN FRANCISCO - March 25, 2011

Rixty, the leading cash-based alternative payment platform for online games, virtual goods and digital content, today announced a March Madness promotion. Beginning today and running until April 17th, any user who purchases $25 or more in Rixty cash will instantly receive an additional $5 for free!

Rixty can be used for online spending in over 1,000 of the hottest online games, social networks, and streaming audio and video sites. Rixty boasts over 70,000 locations nationwide, including 10,000+ Coinstar locations and 60,000+ retail locations. Users can enter their zip code on the Rixty site to find a comprehensive list of nearby Rixty locations.

For more information on the holiday bonus promotion, visit the March Madness promotion site. To learn more about the company, visit their homepage.

About Rixty

Rixty is an alternative payment system that lets domestic and international users spend cash and coins for online games, virtual goods, and digital content. Rixty enables consumers to pay for online entertainment without a credit card by converting cash to Rixty value at more than 70,000 retail locations nationwide. By making it easy for cash-based consumers to purchase online entertainment, Rixty helps publishers increase sales, enable new business models, and attract customers through a safe and flexible way to pay online. Founded in 2007, Rixty is based in San Francisco. For information on how to add Rixty to your website please visit http://www.rixty.com/pubinfo.

Rich Jones, TriplePoint for Rixty

212-730-9744

rjones@triplepointpr.com


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