loot boxes

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

EA Gets Slammed on ‘Not Needing to Spend Money’ in FUT 21

EA recently claimed that in specific regards to the FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT 21) online game mode, anyone can build…

3 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

Loot Boxes Under Scrutiny (Again) as Student Blows £3,000 on FUT!

It's a sad reality of modern gaming that many titles today have built-in 'features' that allow you to spend even…

11 months ago

CD Projekt Red Clarifies Cyberpunk 2077 “In-Game Purchases”

Fans of Cyberpunk 2077 has recently been having a good laugh at some of the content noted within the game's…

1 year 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

US Senator Tables Bill to Ban Loot Boxes & Microtransactions

Senator Proposes Lootbox & Microtransaction Ban I'm not entirely certain when this actually happened, but today both loot boxes and…

2 years ago

Bioware Hiring People to Redesign Anthem Loot System

Anthem Loot System When Anthemwas released last February, it was initially exceptionally well received by both fans and critics. Since…

2 years ago

Anthem Players Call For General Strike Over ‘Epic Loot Drops’

Anthem Players Call For Strike! Since it's release last month, Anthem has proven to be a surprisingly big hit. While…

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

UK Launches Crackdown On Gambling Ads In Children’s Content

Crackdown On Gambling Ads There has been a very long-standing argument in many world governments as to the effects of…

2 years ago