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EA Attempts to Defend Leaked ‘Loot Box’ Document

I think it would be pretty fair to say that if you were to take a general poll of gaming…

2 months ago

Loot Boxes ‘Robustly’ Linked To Gambling

There has been a long-standing argument as to whether games that feature loot box mechanics are, technically speaking, a form…

2 months ago

Germany Proposes Law to Make Games With Loot Boxes 18+

There has been a debate for many years now as to whether loot boxes within video games are 'ethical surprise…

3 months ago

ESRB to Introduce Loot Box Warning Labels to Games

Loot boxes within games have been a contentious subject for many years now. They are so contentious in fact that…

1 year ago

Committee Recommends UK Regulates Loot Boxes As Gambling

The subject of loot boxes has been a very contentious subject for gamers and its certainly giving both politicians and…

2 years ago

Microsoft, Sony & Nintendo – No Drop Rates? No Loot Boxes!

One of the most controversial inclusions in modern gaming has to be the economics of 'loot boxes'. Put simply, spending…

2 years ago

EA Hilariously Calls Loot Boxes ‘Ethical Surprise Mechanics’

EA Calls Loot Boxes 'Surprise Mechanics' I think most would largely tend to agree that, like it or not, loot…

2 years ago

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'…

2 years ago

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…

2 years ago

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,…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago

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…

3 years ago