Zynga Launches Game Cards in India

MOL AccessPortal Berhad (MOL) and Zynga Inc have announced the launch of Zynga Game Cards in Asia to provide an easy way for players to pay for virtual goods in Zynga games. Zynga Game Cards will be available for purchase in more than 500,000 outlets in six Asian countries including Malaysia, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.

Zynga Game Cards are available in smaller currency values, which will give players more choices for amounts they want to spend on virtual goods within the game and will be available for use with Zynga games. The announcement follows the recent launch of Zynga’s newest game phenomenon, CityVille in Indonesian marking its first game to be offered in the Indonesian language and further signifying its dedication to this region.

Malaysia based MOL essentially provides MOLPoints, an online currency/micropayment system that can be used to purchase products from their online portal and the portals of MOL’s partners. MOL’s payment system enables consumers to purchase products and services through the MOL portal and pay for their purchases at over 540,000 channels across more than 75 countries worldwide without the use of a credit card. The company has tieups with several payment channels including Oxicash, itzcash, Reliance World, Sify Cybercafes, ccAvenue etc in India.

Also: Zynga opened its office in India in Feb of 2010.

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