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3 US Congressmen Admonish Leading Triple A Developers About ...

Let's go back to talking about microtransactions. As we know, in recent years this business model has risen to the headlines due to its risks towards younger or more sensitive users exposed to ...
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The allegations to EA on the loot boxes of FIFA 21

Electronic Arts has again ended up in the center of attention for the microtransactions present in their games. This time the game in question is FIFA 21 and the accusations come from a document leaked to ...

Epic Games: Tim Sweeney condemns the loot boxes

In recent days there has been a lot of talk about the phenomenon of loot boxes, as reported a few days ago for the "Fifa 20 vs France" case, and on the stage of the annual DICE Summit, the CEO of ...

Epic Games promises transparency in the loot box

Epic Games joins the ranks of companies that want to regulate loot boxes to make them less unpredictable. Epic has also joined Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo to achieve transparency in the prize boxes ....
Apex

Apex: do you only want metals in the packs? Set Belgium as a region

If you are an avid Apex Legends player, this is the article that you cannot miss. As many of you know, loot boxes have recently been banned in Belgium, considered to be real gambling ....
COD: Black Ops 4

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, loot boxes come back

In the four months since its release, Black Ops 4 has undergone a series of changes and in the last update they see their loot box return.

PES 2019, Konami blocks gaming currencies in Belgium

Due to the possible danger from gambling addiction due to loot boxes, Belgium has decided to create regulations to try to protect players from this risk. This choice, of course, ...
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Quake Champions says goodbye to loot boxes

Quake Champions is getting rid of its loot box system in favor of a move to a clearer and more orderly Fortnite-style battle pass. The current system will be removed and replaced via ...
Ubisoft Rainbow Six Quarantine.

Ubisoft hairless: "as long as you buy the prize boxes, we will always insert them"

That of the loot boxes is a rather delicate issue, which we have often talked about in recent months. Between those who accept them, those who condemn them and those who put them on a par with gambling, ...

An Australian study states that lootboxes affect the brain as well as the game ...

The controversy between loot box and gambling really seems to never end. We have repeatedly talked about how many prize funds are considered dangerous because, like gambling, ...
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Anthem will not have lootbox and the history DLC will be free for everyone

In the past, Electronic Arts has been at the center of the storm for the problem of microtransactions and loot boxes, the subject of discussions on their proximity to gambling. The game that suffered most from this ...
Overwatch

Blizzard eliminates the Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm loot boxes in Belgium

Blizzard has announced that it will remove paid loot boxes from Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm in Belgium following the consequences of last weekend's sentences. The Belgian Commission has declared illegal ...

If the lootboxes exist it's because the players are stupid, at least according to Michael Pachter

Loot boxes are a problem we have often talked about, from states that want to ban them, to those who want to regulate them and to those who consider them on a par with gambling, the controversy so ...

Electronic Arts will continue to use the loot boxes in its games

Loot boxes have been a real source of trouble for Electronic Arts in recent months, starting with their implementation in Star Wars: Battlefront 2. Yet, at a recent conference, the CEO of ...
Shadow of War

Shadow of War definitively abandons microtransactions

The developers of Middle Earth: Shadow of War have decided to permanently remove the loot boxes and microtransactions, eight months after the launch of the video game. Removal will take place in several stages, ...

Mike Chapman: There will never be loot boxes in Sea Of Thieves

The official launch of Sea Of Thieves, Rare's pirate sandbox, is missing a month, and in addition to the recent publication of the hardware requirements, Mike Chapman, one of the video game's devs, gave ...

Dying Light 2, Techland will support the game with at least five years ...

Next February will probably be one of the richest months of the year for videogame releases, and one of the most anticipated Triple A ...

Ken Levine responds to recent criticisms: “Being able to discard work is ...

About ten days ago, the US newspaper Bloomberg had published a very critical report concerning the famous Game Director Ken Levine, collecting ...

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