news A UK government inquiry determined that loot boxes should be regulated like gambling.
news Dr. David Zendle said there's a clear connection between loot boxes and problem gambling that must not be trivialized.
Other publishers, including Activision, Electronic Arts, Take-Two, and Ubisoft, will also implement full odds disclosure.
news Because loot box rewards can't be officially monetized, they're exempt from the classification.
news CEO Strauss Zelnick said during yesterday's earnings call that loot boxes are "not material to us."
news Josh Hawley of Missouri says videogames are 'siphoning our kids’ attention from the real world.'
news The Fair Trade Commission has involved ten companies in the investigation, including Blizzard and Riot.
news A parliamentary committee submitted its report on loot boxes just days after the FTC committed to an investigation of its own.
News EA is keeping card packs in FIFA 18 and 19, which Belgium considers in violation of its anti-gambling laws.