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FTC Head Promises to Look Into Video Game Loot Boxes News 1

News 1 Like it or not, loot boxes are now almost synonymous with online video games. While some might like the random, slot  machine-y feel of these “rewards,” not everyone feels the same. If you’re siding on the latter, then you’ll be very happy to know that the Federal Trade Commission is jumping in on the topic […]

Victorian Gambling Commission: Loot Boxes Does Constitute Gambling News 0

News 0 The loot box gambling fiasco continues. Australia’s Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR) has stated in a email that loot boxes constitute gambling.  This is after a Reddit user emailed regarding the legality of the loot boxes, which other bodies of government such as Belgium have announced investigations into. Jarrod Wolfe, Strategic Analyst at VCGLR, mentioned […]