Asiasoft Corporation PLC Partners With Live Gamer To Offer The Payment Of Facebook(r) Credits In Malaysia, Thailand & Vietnam
Asiasoft Corporation is pleased to partner Live Gamer in allowing users in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam to use @Cash to purchase Facebook Credits and spend Facebook Credits across Facebook's directory of social games and applications.
- (1888PressRelease) July 18, 2011 - MALAYSIA, THAILAND, VIETNAM - ASIASOFT CORPORATION PLC (www.asiasoft.net) is pleased to have partnered with Live Gamer (www.livegamer.com), the trusted, total revenue solution for the interactive entertainment industry to power the payment of Facebook Credits in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
Credits, the official virtual currency on Facebook, enables the purchase of gifts and virtual goods for games and applications on the Facebook platform. Popular games like Bejeweled Blitz, Farmville, Hotel City, Likeness and hundreds of other games and applications are already accepting Facebook Credits. Starting July 1st, 2011, these social gamers can buy Credits through various channels in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
Through this partnership, end-users in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam will be able to use ( @ ) Cash to purchase Facebook Credits and spend Facebook Credits across Facebook's directory of social games and applications dot Asiasoft's ( @ ) Cash is available via prepaid cards at retailers in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam, and can also be purchased online dot
In addition to the already existent payment options such as PayPal, credit cards and mobile devices, Facebook users in Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam will now be able to utilize Asiasoft's ( @ ) Cash to make payment for the Facebook Credits that they want to purchase dot
This partnership makes purchasing Facebook Credits significantly more convenient in Asia, a region where consumers rely heavily on offline prepaid cards rather than credit cards to purchase digital goods and services.
"This payment partnership with Live Gamer to power payments for Facebook Credits means new touch points to help us build stronger, longer-lasting relationships with our existing gamers," said Sherman Tan, Chairman of Asiasoft Corporation PLC. "We're excited to work with Live Gamer, a recognized leader in global virtual item-based business."
To learn more about Facebook Credits, please visit: www.facebook.com/credits
To read Facebook's announcement regarding expanded payment methods and territories, please visit: https://developers.facebook.com/blog/post/513/
Asiasoft Corporation PLC, Live Gamer and Facebook logos are available for download at: http://db.tt/9MrdHf0
About Live Gamer
Live Gamer (www.livegamer.com) provides a complete monetization solution for global micro-transaction-based businesses. Spanning online games, digital entertainment, and social networks, Live Gamer's advanced offerings go beyond billing to drive core business metrics, optimize new transaction-based revenue streams, as well as drive end-user engagement. Combining its micro-transaction platform, catalog management, storefronts, merchandising and anti-fraud solutions, scalable publisher support and international payment gateways, Live Gamer's technology has been adopted by leading publishers in gaming, social and entertainment including Facebook, Electronic Arts, Indy21, Namco Networks, REAL Networks and THQ, supporting over 95 million users in 60 countries.
About Asiasoft Corporation Public Company Limited
Asiasoft is a leading online game operator enjoying a dominant market share in Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam. The Company's affiliates are involved in international investment for online games publishing and development, as well as game portal services (www.playpark.com) including others IT related business. With 31 enjoyable and interactive online games from all over the world and more than 35 million registered IDs.
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LIVE GAMER CONTACT
For press and partnership inquiries, please email Seana Cavanagh at scavanagh ( @ ) livegamer dot com
For press inquiries, please contact Leslie Lin at leslie.lin ( @ ) asiasoftsea dot net or +65 6825 8532