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  Green Man Gaming Rolls Out Rixty Cash Payment Service
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06/02/2011
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

"Rixty is the perfect choice for Green Man Gaming customers who choose not to transact with credit or debit cards," said Paul Sulyok, Founder and CEO of Green Man Gaming.  "With over 70,000 local retail locations and an online service in over 30 countries Rixty gives our customers choice on how they would like to buy games. My local corner shop even offers a Rixty partner service!"

Rixty’s innovative payment solution allows these customers to quickly and safely buy digital content across the Internet without the need for a credit or debit card. 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 in the United States, including 10,000+ Coinstar locations and 60,000+ retail locations. International users can make purchases at thousands of retail locations across the globe or by using their online bank account. All users can enter their postal code on the Rixty site to find a comprehensive list of nearby Rixty locations.

"Green Man Gaming’s unique digital platform means that PC gamers can trade-in games from their library the way console gamers have done for years" said Ted Sorom, Rixty's CEO. "By working with Green Man Gaming we can offer PC Gamers from around the world unprecedented value, choice and payment flexibility."

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About Green Man Gaming:

Green Man Gaming (GMG) is a UK based independent digital retailer for PC Games. Using globally unique proprietary technology, GMG offers consumers the ability to trade-in digitally downloaded games for new purchases and publishers the ability to generate ongoing revenue from their intellectual property being resold.

There are currently some 500 titles available to purchase from 60 publishing partners (including Ubisoft, SEGA, 2K, Square Enix and Trion Worlds) selling games to customers in 90 countries around the world. 

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 and thousands of locations across the globe. 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.

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For more information contact Martin Snelling on:  +44 (0) 2071352272

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