paysafecard at gamescom 2015

Vienna, 21 July 2015 - paysafecard, the Vienna-based global market leader in prepaid online payment methods, and member of the international Skrill Group, returns to gamescom in Cologne in 2015 from 5 to 9 August. gamescom is the largest trade show and event highlight for interactive games around, with more than 700 exhibitors from 47 countries and over 335,000 visitors in attendance. paysafecard is firmly established in the online gaming sector because it is gamers in particular who seek a simple and safe payment method.

paysafecard will be in attendance with a stand in both the B2B business area (5 - 7 August) and B2C entertainment area (5 - 9 August) with an expert team.

B2B – Business Meets Business

From 5 to 7 August, we will present our diverse products and services to the large expert public and be on hand to discuss current trends and the latest developments in the payments sector.

On 6 August, paysafecard invites attendees to its open Business Breakfast at the GlobalCollect stand, and later, in the evening of the same day, it will provide a wonderful atmosphere at its own stand party, with food, drinks, a DJ and stimulating discussion.

B2C – Enjoy Your Moment of Online Entertainment

In the full spirit of the gamescom slogan "Celebrate the games", the paysafecard entertainment area stand will transform into an interactive arena, in which two teams of two players can go up against each other live. Fantastic prizes and plenty of goodies await gamescom visitors - even before they arrive: One week before gamescom begins, paysafecard newsletter subscribers will receive a voucher code with the newsletter which can be exchanged for a special goodies package in person at the paysafecard stand. A camera flash light frenzy has also been arranged: On 7 August, visitors will be able to take part in an open photo shoot with one of Germany's most talented cosplayers.

How to find us:

B2B: Hall 2.2 – Stand C013 (5 -7 August)
B2C: Hall 9.1 – Stand A-040 (5 - 9 August)

About paysafecard:

paysafecard.com Wertkarten GmbH (holding of all paysafecard companies), www.paysafecard.com, is based in Vienna with subsidiaries in London, Düsseldorf, Lucerne, New York, Mexico City and Buenos Aires, among other places. The company was founded in Austria and Germany in 2000 and is a 100% subsidiary of the Skrill Group. The company is now present in 40 countries at over 500,000 sales outlets worldwide with its core product paysafecard. paysafecard is a prepaid online payment solution which anyone can use. No bank account or credit card is necessary. The paysafecard 16-digit PIN is all that's needed to complete a payment transaction. paysafecard can be used at thousands of online shops. The company has become the European market leader in prepaid payment solutions with the brands paysafecard, my paysafecard, paysafecard Mastercard® and YUNA.

paysafecard has received numerous awards over the years. These include the Paybefore Award in the categories of "Best Digital Currency", "Best Virtual or Digital Program" and "Top Digital Dollars", as well as in the newly created category “Consumer Value” in early 2015. paysafecard has also been awarded the Paybefore Award Europe in the categories of "Most Innovative Prepaid Solution" and "Consumer Champion". In 2014, The New Economy recognised paysafecard as one of the 40 most innovative companies of 2013. paysafecard was also announced as a finalist of the Best of Mobile Awards 2015 in the category of "Finance".

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Media contact:

Robert Bauer, asoluto public + interactive relations | presse@paysafecard.com | +43 1 533 36 53-60