Today PayByCash (Internet Payment Solutions, Inc.) started offering their broad suite of alternate payment options to Acclaim Games customers. Online gamers wanting to play Acclaim Games popular BOTS!! game, officially released on November 23rd, with close to 500,000 players, now have over 50 new ways to pay online for the optional virtual items.
BOTS!!, a free massively multiplayer online game featuring customizable fighting robots that transform, allows customers to buy upgrade items with Acclaim Coins, which can now be purchased through PayByCash. The huge number of Acclaim Games customers who either don't have a credit card or don't want to use one online can now upgrade their bots quickly and easily with the power of PayByCash – a recognized worldwide leader in offering alternate payment methods to the massively multiplayer online game community.
Acclaim is presently or soon servicing three new games, a flagship title called "9Dragons;" in Open Beta since December 21st, "2Moons," which will be released early in 2007; and "DANCE! Online," which will be the first massively multiplayer online dancing game released in the US. It will match millions of players against each other in dance battles across cyberspace. PayByCash will be offering their full suite of alternate payment options for each these titles as Acclaim Games launches them.
According to Kevin Higgins, PayByCash CEO, "Acclaim Games' digital objects sales business model is one we've historically been very successful in supporting. No other payment processor does a better job of helping merchants like Acclaim monetize the demographic they're pursuing."
"Our players have been asking us to offer PayByCash because they are comfortable using it for their online payments. Our goal is to build the best playing community, free games and offer the largest variety of payment services which has to include PayByCash" said Howard Marks, CEO of Acclaim Games.