BlueSnap Selected as eCommerce Platform Provider by Social Game Developer
Disruptor Beam increases its “power rank” by integrating new payment
processing platform into Game of Thrones Ascent
WALTHAM, Mass. -- June 5, 2013
BlueSnap today announced that it is powering the eCommerce and payment
processing platform for Disruptor Beam, Inc., a game company that brings
together fan communities with online games and the development team behind the
recently released Game of Thrones Ascent.
“We are thrilled to partner with Disruptor Beam, a fellow Boston-based company
and one that is truly innovating within the game industry,” said Ralph
Dangelmaier, CEO of BlueSnap. “Our product is perfectly suited to serve the
needs of many game companies, such as Disruptor Beam, looking for an
integrated payment experience and one that avoids disruption of game immersion
“BlueSnap allows for a completely integrated checkout experience, including
in-game upgrade capabilities that maintain the integrity of the player
experience, something we didn’t see from other eCommerce providers,” said Jon
Radoff, CEO and Founder of Disruptor Beam. ”Keeping people engaged and giving
our customers a seamless experience is one key to our success, and BlueSnap
will help us do just that.”
BlueSnap makes it easy for free-to-play and micro transaction-based game
developers to release their games in new markets via a seamless and secure
checkout process, even allowing them to monetize their games in emerging
markets where credit cards cannot be used.BlueSnap also provides in-depth
payment reporting, so that developers can track what players are purchasing
and when, giving developers the real-time business intelligence they need.
BlueSnap, recently awarded PYMNTs.com Innovation Award for its Smart
Subscription technology, and has been actively growing its business this year,
with recent expansion in Silicon Valley, and the announcement this week of the
opening of a new London office. BlueSnap is successfully meeting checkout
needs of customers in more integrated ways, opening the door for truly
comprehensive global eCommerce, giving game developers and merchants the keys
to the kingdom.
BlueSnap is a global payment service provider powering the checkout process
for eCommerce merchants worldwide, and fueling growth for online businesses
serving digital, physical and mobile markets. BlueSnap has reinvented the
checkout experience by combining the power of four key components: Seamless
integration into the storefront, global payment processing,award winning
smart subscriptions, and dynamic marketing tools forup-sellat checkout.
Serving over 5000 merchants, and supporting shoppers in 180countriesby
localizing the experience, with 28 languages, 60 currencies, and 110 payment
types, BlueSnap is powering buys for merchants around the globe, and
fulfilling their promise to convertmore shoppers to buyers worldwide.
Learn more at www.bluesnap.com.
About Disruptor Beam
Disruptor Beam is a greater Boston-based game company that transports the fans
of beloved literary and television series into the worlds they love. By
linking game content to episodes and books, players become a living member of
the world as stories continue to evolve around them. The company's games are
accessed through social networks such as Facebook and next-generation mobile
devices. The company, founded and led by game industry veteran and serial
entrepreneur Jon Radoff, is backed by a group of technology and gaming
entrepreneurs from the Boston area. For more information, visit
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