To facilitate secure payments for gamers around the world for its game Mortal Online, Star Vault AB has partnered with GlobalCollect, the world’s premier payment service provider of local e-payments
AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, October 26, 2009--A Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG), Mortal Online is currently in public beta and planned to launch throughout Europe and the United States in Q4. To enable online players to pay for the license and monthly subscriptions, Star Vault has signed an agreement with GlobalCollect to process credit cards, direct debits, and alternative payments in Europe and the US. Additional countries will be added as the game is being rolled out further.
Henrik Nyström, CEO Star Vault, said: “We selected GlobalCollect based on its good reputation and because they presented the best payments strategy for our needs. Plus, GlobalCollect offers the broadest range of local and alternative payment methods – which allows gamers all over the world to pay and play our game.”
Jan Manten, CEO of GlobalCollect, added: “Over the last 15 years of servicing the online payment industry, we’ve gained solid experience offering solutions for the gaming world. Through our single-interface platform WebCollect, payments are fraud-screened, reconciled, authorized, cleared, and reported in real-time. We welcome Star Vault and its next generation MMORPG to our list of innovative game developers.”
About Star Vault AB
Star Vault AB is an independent game developer based in Malmö, Sweden. The company has developed an online game called Mortal Online, which is a Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game (MMORPG). www.starvault.se www.mortalonline.com
GlobalCollect is the world`s premier Payment Service Provider of local e-payment solutions for international Customer Not-Present (CNP) channels such as internet, mail and telephone orders, and specialized in a wide range of industries such as travel, ticketing, telecommunications, retail, publishing, portals, online gaming, and digital content. While most providers limit their services to a technical link with payment acquirers, GlobalCollect is a full service partner consulting clients on how to increase transaction volumes, expand distribution channels, and reduce costs by streamlining back office processes. Through a single-interface online payment platform, we offer access to an unrivalled portfolio of local and international payment methods in over 200 countries, including all major credit and debit cards, direct debits, bank transfers, real-time bank transfers, eWallets, cash at outlets, prepaid methods, checks, and invoices. www.globalcollect.com