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NHS Mental Health Director Says Loot boxes Push Kids Into Gambling

NHS Mental Health Director Says Loot boxes Push Kids Into Gambling

NHS Mental Health Director Says Loot boxes Push Kids Into Gambling The loot box back-and-forth rumbles on, with British health organisation NHS urging game developers...
UK Charity Calls On Government To Regulate Loot Boxes

UK Charity Calls On Government To Regulate Loot Boxes

UK Charity Calls On Government To Regulate Loot Boxes The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has published a report revealing that young people see...
Ubisoft And Tencent Working To Bring Rainbow Six Siege To China

Ubisoft And Tencent Working To Bring Rainbow Six Siege To China

Ubisoft And Tencent Working To Bring Rainbow Six Siege To China Despite the fact that backlash from fans last year caused Ubisoft to re-implement sex...
Loot Boxes Should Be Classed As Gambling, Says Children Commissioner

Loot Boxes Should Be Classed As Gambling, Says Children Commissioner

Loot Boxes Should Be Classed As Gambling, Says Children Commissioner Anne Longfield has raised concerns that children are spending hundreds of pounds ‘chasing their losses’...
ESA, TIGA And PEGI Weigh In On UK DCMS Report

ESA, TIGA And PEGI Weigh In On UK DCMS Report

ESA, TIGA And PEGI Weigh In On UK DCMS Report Trade bodies TIGA, from the UK, and the American Entertainment Software Association (ESA), as well...
NBA 2K20 is Getting Massively Review Bombed Due To Microtransactions

NBA 2K20 is Getting Massively Review Bombed Due To Microtransactions

NBA 2K20 is Getting Massively Review Bombed Due To Microtransactions NBA 2K20 launched less than a week ago and it is already having a rocky...
Respawn CEO Apologizes For Devs Who Insulted Apex Legends Players

Respawn CEO Apologizes For Devs Who Insulted Apex Legends Players

Respawn CEO Apologizes For Devs Who Insulted Apex Legends Players A war of words broke out between Respawn Entertainment and some Apex Legends players in...
Respawn Reverses Apex Legends Loot Box After Controversy

Respawn Reverses Apex Legends Loot Box After Controversy

Respawn Reverses Apex Legends Loot Box After Controversy Apex Iron Crown Collection event hit live servers earlier this week, introducing nine new medieval themed legend...
Epic Games And THQ Nordic Weigh In ESA Loot Box Odds Disclosure

Epic Games And THQ Nordic Weigh In ESA Loot Box Odds Disclosure

Epic Games And THQ Nordic Weigh In ESA Loot Box Odds Disclosure Earlier this week, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) released an official statement that...
FTC Loot Box Odds Disclosure Is Not Enough And Reveals Troubling Relationship Between Streamers And Loot Box Creators

FTC Loot Box Odds Disclosure Is Not Enough And Reveals Troubling Relationship Between Streamers...

FTC Loot Box Odds Disclosure Is Not Enough And Reveals Troubling Relationship Between Streamers And Loot Box Creators Yesterday, an FTC hearing on loot boxes...
Four Kids Empty Parents Bank Account On FIFA Ultimate Team

Four Kids Empty Parents Bank Account On FIFA Ultimate Team

Four Kids Empty Parents Bank Account On FIFA Ultimate Team There has been a lot of controversy surrounding the system of loot boxes in gaming...
EA Ends Loot Boxes, Rebrand Them As "Surprise Mechanics"

EA Ends Loot Boxes, Rebrand Them As “Surprise Mechanics”

EA Ends Loot Boxes, Rebrand Them As "Surprise Mechanics" Loot boxes used to be the hot topic in the video game community until backlash over...
Google Play Begins Requiring Games With Loot Boxes To Disclose The Odds

Google Play Begins Requiring Games With Loot Boxes To Disclose The Odds

Google Play Begins Requiring Games With Loot Boxes To Disclose The Odds Google now requires Play Store developers to explicitly disclose the odds of receiving...
Sweden Officially Launches Investigation About Loot Boxes

Sweden Officially Launches Investigation About Loot Boxes

Sweden Officially Launches Investigation About Loot Boxes The government of Sweden will look into the relationship between loot boxes and gambling. The connection between loot...
US Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Loot Boxes And Pay To Win Mechanics

US Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Loot Boxes And Pay To Win Mechanics

US Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Loot Boxes And Pay To Win Mechanics A federal lawmaker wants to introduce legislation that would ban "pay to...
South Korea’s FTC Reviewing In-Game Purchase Policies

South Korea’s FTC Reviewing In-Game Purchase Policies

South Korea’s FTC Reviewing In-Game Purchase Policies South Korea’s antitrust regulator said Friday it will carry out an extensive review of the consumer regulations of...
California Man Sues Epic Games Over Predatory Loot Boxes

California Man Sues Epic Games Over Predatory Loot Boxes

California Man Sues Epic Games Over Predatory Loot Boxes The parents of a minor child in California have filed a lawsuit on his behalf that...
Should Gaming Be Regulated? Parliament Wants Your Thoughts

Should Gaming Be Regulated? Parliament Wants Your Thoughts

Should Gaming Be Regulated? Parliament Wants Your Thoughts While most Government ministers are focused on Brexit, the good people of the Digital, Culture, Media and...
FTC Pledges Loot Boxes Investigation In Video Games

FTC Pledges Loot Boxes Investigation In Video Games

FTC Pledges Loot Boxes Investigation In Video Games Federal Trade Commission chairman Joseph Simmons on Tuesday said he would investigate video game loot boxes to...
Valve Disables Trading Loot Boxes For CS:GO And Dota 2 In Netherlands

Valve Disables Trading Loot Boxes For CS:GO And Dota 2 In Netherlands

Valve Disables Trading Loot Boxes For CS:GO And Dota 2 In Netherlands Not long ago, the Netherlands ruled that loot boxes in games are gambling,...

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Dutch Gaming Authority Officially Takes Action Against Loot Boxes

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