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Viwawa partners with MOL to launch 3D civilization resource management game, 'Eden Story'

Leading Southeast Asia game platform Viwawa selects MOL as the preferred payment partner for its inaugural 3D-designed Facebook game. The aim is to reach more than 700,000 Facebook fans immediately on launch.

30 November 2012, Singapore, Singapore - Leading Southeast Asia casual game platform Viwawa today announced its decision to work with MOL Global, one of Asia's leading e-payment service providers, to offerlocal online payment solutionsfor Eden Story, an upcoming Facebook 3D game. Eden Story marks a huge milestone for Viwawa in the area of game development due to the investment and expertise required and implemented into the design.

Eden Story is a highly detailed and immersive civilization resource management game. Players start from the beginning of mankind in the Stone Age and through careful resource planning and research, they will progress through the various time periods. There are about seven historic ages in total, beginning with the Stone Age and culminating in the Space Age.? Eden Story is a fun and engaging game that will appeal to all players interested in history and how civilizations have progressed through time.

Eden Story was developed over a span of 18 months and costs close to US$1 million in investments.

"Partnering with MOL is a logical choice for Viwawa. We have a great working relationship. As we have invested a lot into Eden Story we wanted to make sure our payment service partner is of the high caliber. We are proud to work with MOL who will be able to extend our game's reach to new players globally, and to reach 700,000 Facebook fans immediately upon launch," said Christopher Low, CEO of Viwawa.

"MOL Global and Viwawa share a passion for showcasing locally developed online games to the global market," added Craig White, President for Global Operations, MOL Global. "Our partnership allows us to offer Eden Story to gamers all over the world. Gamers will be able to experience this exciting Singapore-made 3D game while enjoying secure and convenient payment options with MOL Global."

Gamers can go to www.edenstory.com to play the game for free.


About Viwawa

Viwawa is one of Southeast Asia's leading multi-player casual game websites. It provides a suite of wholesome games for the young and adult players. Viwawa games are played by millions of gamers around the world and are free to play. For more information on Viwawa, please visit www.viwawa.com

About MOL Global Pte Ltd (MOL Global)

MOL Global is one of Southeast Asia's biggest internet companies and fully-own both payment service provider, MOL AccessPortal Sdn Berhad (MOL) and the world's pioneer social network, Friendster Inc. (Friendster) Through its ownership of MOL and Friendster, MOL Global has one of the region's largest end-to-end content, distribution and commerce networks, pairing MOL's physical payment collection points and payment platforms with Friendster's large online footprint, social network and gaming community in Asia. For more information on MOL, vist www.molglobal.net or www.mol.com.

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