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Prince Harry Calls For Fortnite To Be Banned

Prince Harry Calls For Fortnite Ban While games such as PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds might have kicked off the whole ‘battle royale’ genre, if we’re ...

April 4, 2019 at 4:12 pm by

Apex Legends Player Spends £380 On Items – ‘It Wasn’t Worth It’

Apex Legends Launching earlier this month, Apex Legends is proving to be a huge success for EA as it forms the latest addition to what many would’ve considered an ...

February 23, 2019 at 10:02 am by
Quake Champions Replaces Loot Box System with Battle Passes

Quake Champions Replaces Loot Box System with Battle Passes

Overhauling the Quake Champions Economy Bethesda is making huge changes to Quake Champions’ economy for their December update. For one, loot boxes such as Backpacks and ...

December 8, 2018 at 2:52 pm by

Federal Trade Commission To Investigate Loot Boxes

Federal Trade Commission To Investigate Loot Boxes Loot boxes (or crates if you prefer) are perhaps one of the most controversial parts of modern gaming. The boxes, which are ...

November 29, 2018 at 3:44 pm by
Australian Govt. Calls for "Comprehensive Review" of Loot Boxes

Australian Govt. Calls for “Comprehensive Review” of Loot Boxes

Loot Boxes Under Fire Down Under Almost at the same time as the United States Federal Trade Commission confirmed an investigation will be underway regarding loot boxes, ...

November 28, 2018 at 10:48 pm by
The US Federal Trade Commission is Investigating Loot Boxes

The US Federal Trade Commission is Investigating Loot Boxes

Loot Boxes Under Investigation Again The US is finally getting around to looking into loot boxes before the end of the year. The news comes directly from the Federal Trade ...

November 28, 2018 at 5:01 pm by

Survey Says Loot Boxes ‘Psychologically Similar’ To Gambling

Survey Finds Loot Boxes Are ‘Psychologically Similar’ To Gambling Loot crates in games have certainly been a huge focus of attention over the last year. The matter ...

September 18, 2018 at 11:58 am by

Valve Shut Down Loot Boxes For CS:GO In Belgium and Holland

Valve Shut Down Loot Boxes For CS:GO In Belgium and Holland Loot boxes have been the subject of much discussion in the last year. With ever-growing reports of people spending ...

July 13, 2018 at 11:59 am by
EA FIFA 19

EA To Reveal Loot Box Odds In Fifa 19 and Madden

EA Confirm That Loot Box Odds Will Be Revealed On Fifa 19 The Fifa franchise is certainly one of EA’s most lucrative series. Every year they release a game that is ...

June 30, 2018 at 4:10 pm by
CAPCOM Introduces Loot Box-Type System in Street Fighter V

CAPCOM Introduces Loot Box-Type System in Street Fighter V

SFV: AE DLC Update Arriving June 25 CAPCOM is rolling out an update for its Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition fighting game on June 25. This patch adds the DLC character Cody ...

June 24, 2018 at 4:13 pm by
Overwatch 2018 Anniversary Allows Unlocking of All Event Items

Overwatch 2018 Anniversary Allows Unlocking of All Event Items

Teaser for Overwatch Anniversary Event 2018 Leaked A new leaked information for Blizzard‘s Overwatch points towards the next event. This is on schedule for May 22 and it ...

May 13, 2018 at 5:38 pm by
Next Overwatch Seasonal Event 'Retribution' Starts April 10

Next Overwatch Seasonal Event ‘Retribution’ Starts April 10

Next Overwatch Limited-Time Event Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan himself took the stage before the second OWL match on Wednesday night to announce the next event. Called ...

April 5, 2018 at 4:20 am by
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Win An eTeknix Loot Box

Competition Time! Valentine’s day might be over, and despite the fact that we didn’t send you any cards or flowers, that doesn’t mean that we at eTeknix ...

February 27, 2018 at 6:56 pm by
US Politician Calls Out Electronic Arts for "Predatory Practices"

US Politician Calls Out Electronic Arts for “Predatory Practices”

The storm is not over yet for Electronic Arts and Star Wars Battlefront II. Regulators finally taking notice of built-in post-launch monetization schemes. This is after the ...

November 22, 2017 at 4:14 pm by
Star Wars Battlefront II Lootboxes Under Investigation in Belgium

Star Wars Battlefront II Loot Boxes Under Investigation in Belgium

Belgium’s Gaming Commission is investigating a possible violation of terms concerning loot boxes in games. Specifically, EA’ Star Wars Battlefront II and ...

November 17, 2017 at 3:47 am by