Videogame developer Valve Corp restricts sales and trading of loot box keys after discovering "worldwide fraud networks" were using keys to launder money.
Valve Corporation has just released a Dota 2 gambling app, and Betway become the sponsor of choice for the BLAST Pro Series.
Dota 2 developer has warned The International participants to icy ties with gambling companies & websites through fear of exposing their brand to children.
Valve sent a cease & desist to the peer-to-peer skin trading platform OPSkins via Twitter, and OPSkins respond that they're not going anywhere.
ESports developer Valve Corporation continues to purge online gambling sites taking advantage of its open application program interface.
The crackdown against the CS skins trading has apparently not spooked gamblers from wagering in the illicit multi-player, first person video game.
Valve Corp responds to Washington state's demand to eradicate eSports skin betting by challenging state to prove Valve's breaking the law.
Washington State Gambling Commission gives Valve Corp until Oct. 14 to clamp down on third-party eSports skin betting or face legal action.
Valve Corp.’s crackdown on video game skin gambling websites is finally paying off more than a month after the skin scandal broke out.