El Segundo, Calif.- April 27, 2009- OGPlanet, a leading provider of online multiplayer games, has announced that OGPlanet game cards are now available at 7-Eleven stores. This partnership marks the latest step in the collaboration between OGPlanet and game card-developers Incomm to offer players easier access to OGPlanet's online currency.
Don Choi, COO of OGPlanet, said "Partnering with 7-Eleven makes it even easier for players to get enough Astros to buy their favorite in-game items. Now when you run down to your local 7-Eleven for nachos and a drink, you can stock up on OGPlanet Astros while you're there.
"By offering these cards, 7-Eleven stores bring tremendous distribution and support for online gaming, which is a fast-growing segment of prepaid services," he added.
OGPlanet game cards can be redeemed online for Astros, the virtual currency used across all of OGPlanet's massively multiplayer online games. Once redeemed, Astros can be used to purchase fashion items, pets,and more in OGPlanet's free-to-play library, including the intense beat-em-up Rumble Fighter, the dark and rich MMORPG world of CABAL Online, the cute side-scrolling MMORPG La Tale, and the explosive arcade-strategy game BB Tanks.
OGPlanet is a leading North American publisher of online games. The company, founded in 2005, offers a selection of some of the best massively multiplayer online games on a free-to-play basis. Users experience beautiful, easy-to-play multiplayer online games without the obligations of a subscription fee. For more information, visit www.ogplanet.com.
About 7 Eleven, Inc.
7 Eleven, Inc. is the premier name and largest chain in the convenience retailing industry. Based in Dallas, Texas, 7-Eleven operates, franchises or licenses approximately 7,800 7-Eleven® stores in North America. Globally, 7-Eleven operates, franchises or licenses more than 35,600 stores in 17 countries. During 2008, 7-Eleven stores worldwide generated total sales of more than $53.7 billion. For 15 consecutive years, 7-Eleven has been listed among Hispanic Magazine's Hispanic Corporate Top 100 Companies that provide the most opportunities to Hispanics. 7-Eleven is franchising its stores in the U.S., and is expanding through organic growth, acquisitions, and its Business Conversion Program. Find out more online at www.7-Eleven.com.
InComm is the industry leading marketer, distributor and technology innovator of stored-value gift and prepaid products using its state-of-the-art point-of-sale transaction technology and payment solutions to revolutionize retail product sales and customer experiences. With almost $8 billion in retail sales transactions processed in 2007, InComm is the nation's largest provider of gift cards, prepaid wireless products, reloadable debit cards, digital music downloads, content, games, software and bill payment solutions. InComm partners with consumer brand leaders around the world to provide more than 145,000 retail locations the products and services their customers demand. Since 1992, InComm's patented technologies have made the buying process easier for consumers while streamlining the selling process for product and retail partners. To learn more about InComm, visit www.incomm.com or call 1.800.352.3084.
Michael Meyers Public Relations