Rixty Announces GDC Panel with Key Executives from International Online Games Industry

Rixty Announces GDC Panel with Key Executives from International Online Games Industry "Launching Online Games in Emerging Markets" to feature leaders from CCP, Gameforge and more.

SAN FRANCISCO (March 11, 2013) – Rixty, a global leading cash-based alternative payment platform for online games, virtual goods and digital content, today announced its participation in the Game Developers Conference (GDC) to be held March 25–29, 2013 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.

Rixty and its partner, MOL Global, will be hosting a discussion entitled “Launching Online Games in Emerging Markets,” featuring the top names in online games with executives from CCP, Gameforge, Meteor Entertainment, ProSiebenSat.1, and Wargaming, and hosted by Rixty CEO Ted Sorom. The panel will discuss insights and best practices learned from launching games into new markets, including topics such as pricing parity, key factors in launching in a new country, and more.  Don’t miss this exciting conversation on international online gaming from the leaders in the industry, March 28 from 11:30am–12:30pm in Room 3018, West Hall.

In addition, Rixty will meet with media and potential publishing partners in its private meeting room, North Hall Business Suite 508. For business appointments with Rixty, please send a meeting request to tagami@rixty.com. For press appointments, please contact Kate Pietrelli, kate.pietrelli@gmail.com.

To learn more about Rixty's global payments platform, visit www.rixty.com.

About Rixty

Rixty is an alternative payment system that lets domestic and international users spend cash and coins for online games, virtual worlds and all types of digital content. Consumers can pay without a credit card and without exposing confidential information by converting cash to Rixty value at 140,000 stores in the US and Brazil or 500,000 locations worldwide. Online game and website publishers use Rixty to engage with and monetize a larger percentage of users. By providing cash-based consumers a safe and flexible way to pay online, Rixty helps these publishers increase sales, enable new business models and attract new customers.

For information on how to add Rixty to your website, visit http://pathadvisors.us5.list-manage.com/track/click?u=a3e98fcad819c93305046d939&id=cc4da2a6bd&e=9cfd144344 or email bizdev(at)rixty(dot)com.

About MOL AccessPortal Sdn. Bhd.

MOL AccessPortal Sdn Bhd (MOL) is one of Asia’s leading payment service providers. MOL handles over 60 million transactions per year, with an annual payment volume of more than US$500 million. MOL leverages on a network of more than 680,000 payment collection points across more than 80 countries, with links to over 88 banks worldwide via online banking. MOL was recognized as one of Asia Pacific’s fastest growing technology companies in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific Awards 2010. MOL is headquartered in Malaysia with offices across Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit us at http://pathadvisors.us5.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=a3e98fcad819c93305046d939&id=84d62a3cfa&e=9cfd144344.

About MOL Global Pte. Ltd.

MOL Global is one of Southeast Asia’s biggest internet companies and fully-owns both the payment service provider, MOL AccessPortal Sdn. Bhd. (MOL) and the social networking pioneer, Friendster Inc. (Friendster). Through its ownership of MOL and Friendster, MOL Global has one of the region’s largest end-to-end content, distribution and commerce networks. For more information on MOL Global, please visit us at http://pathadvisors.us5.list-manage.com/track/click?u=a3e98fcad819c93305046d939&id=b17c17176d&e=9cfd144344.

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