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UK Gambling Commission Releases Report On Youth Gambling

The United Kingdom’s Gambling Commission has released a report finding that 11% of 11-16 year olds surveyed had participated in some form of gambling. The survey was performed using Ipsos…

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6 of the Worst Real Life Places To Have Loot Boxes

As annoying as loot boxes may be, at the very least we can be thankful that this new form of nickel and diming is limited to the world of video…

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Who’s to Blame For Microtransactions, EA and Activision or Gamers Like Us?

It is no secret that things like loot boxes and skin packs are far from beloved by most gamers. Sure, the presence of microtransactions doesn’t necessarily mean that a game…

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ESRB and PEGI Don’t Classify Loot Boxes As Gambling

Lootboxes are becoming increasingly popular in our AAA titles, with Forza Motorsport 7, Shadow of War, and Star Wars Battlefront II among latest offenders. Some North American gamers have asked the Entertainment…