Tag Archives: loot boxes
- French Senator wants ARJEL to investigate “loot box” gambling
20 November 2017
A French senator has prodded the gaming regulator to investigate the controversial loot boxes in video games, which many regarded as a form of gambling.
- Calls to classify video game “lootbox” as gambling snowball
17 November 2017
The clamor to classify video game “lootboxes” as gambling continues to grow especially in the wake of the controversy hounding video game Overwatch.
- Belgian regulator probes Star Wars Battlefront II, Overwatch over lootbox gambling
16 November 2017
Disney and Electronic Arts (EA) latest video game collaboration Star Wars Battlefront II has already caught the attention of many for all the wrong reasons.
- Ratings board says video game ‘loot boxes’ aren’t gambling
11 October 2017
The Entertainment Software Rating Board declines to slap a 'gambling' tag on video games in which players can purchase so-called 'loot boxes.'
Sweden moves to classify loot boxes as gambling
9 February 2018
Electronic Arts caves, releases FIFA 19 loot box odds
4 October 2018
Electronic Arts being investigated in Belgium over loot boxes
13 September 2018
Regulatory avengers assemble to fight skin betting, loot boxes
18 September 2018