JAKARTA, 12th July 2018 – Forest Indo Niaga, a subsidiary of Forest Interactive, a global mobile technology-focused business has announced that it will join the anticipated major game industry event in Indonesia, BEKRAF Game Prime 2018. The event will be held for three days and divided into one Business Day on July 13th in Ayana Midplaza Hotel, and two Public Days (July 14th and 15th) in Balai Kartini Expo Hall, Jakarta.
In conjunction with the event’s theme “Gaming: Evolved” which is a representation of the fast-evolution of gaming industry trend in the world, Forest Indo Niaga will be introducing Wallet Codes, a gaming transaction platform that allows gamers to purchase or top up gaming wallets like STEAM directly through their mobile phone credits.
“We couldn’t be more excited to join BEKRAF Game Prime 2018. We feel that the event is happening at the perfect timing for us to officially introduce Wallet Codes to the Indonesian thriving gamers and plus Wallet Codes is now available to Telkomsel, Indosat, XL and Tri mobile subscribers. The idea is to introduce the evolving gaming community to a platform that will further ease their gaming experience and Wallet Codes is in line to provide a hassle-free solution for gamers to make transactions for their games.” Said Sharon Maurenn, Vice President of Forest Indo Niaga.
With the event expecting to have more than 13,000 attendees, the introduction and showcasing of Wallet Codes will take place at booth E11 in Balai Kartini Expo Hall with merchandise giveaways including t-shirts, tote bags and e-money, as well as Samsung S9 and Logitech Artemis headgear to be won. Also joining the Wallet Codes team will be two of Indonesia’s top female gamers and influencers, Monica (@momochan_id) and Nixia (@nixia).
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About Forest Indo Niaga
Forest Indo Niaga (FIN), established in 2012 by Forest Group and headquartered in Malaysia as Forest Interactive Sdn Bhd, initially focused on providing content to mobile users and establishing a cooperation with telecom operators in Indonesia. Now FIN extends its services to other exciting projects, including E-Commerce Website Development, Mobile Application Development, and Video Production.
About Wallet Codes
Designed as well as conceptualized for the games market with aims to provide ease in gaming transaction and tackling the low credit card penetration in certain regions, Wallet Codes is an e-commerce platform that offers optimization of mobile billing as the alternative payment channel. Wallet Codes connects gamers, mobile operators and the gaming networks to a new and convenient way of bringing voucher codes at the comforts of your mobile phone. Currently operating in six other countries (Malaysia, Taiwan, Pakistan, Myanmar, Thailand, Sri Lanka and the Philippines), the tagline “No Credit Card, No PayPal, No Problem” speaks for itself as it wouldn’t require a gamer to provide banking details anymore to reload their online gaming wallets. In Indonesia, Wallet Codes is now available to Telkomsel, Indosat, XL and Tri mobile subscribers.
About Badan Ekonomi Kreatif Indonesia (BEKRAF)
BEKRAF (Badan Ekonomi Kreatif) is an Indonesian government agency responsible for the nation’s creative economy. It aims to accelerate the growth of the Indonesian game industry by actively engaging its key players. In order to fulfill that aim, BEKRAF operates in two directions. Inward, it strives to improve the skill and quality of local game developers to compete in the global market and stresses local content for products aimed at the local market. Outward, BEKRAF helps local developers form connections and partnerships with international players of the industry, as well as showcase hidden gems to bring them the exposure they otherwise couldn’t get.