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01.29.19
EA stops selling 'FIFA' currency in Belgium due to loot box law
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EA stops selling 'FIFA' currency in Belgium due to loot box law

It tried to defy officials, but didn't have much choice.

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11.28.18
Federal Trade Commission agrees to investigate loot boxes
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Federal Trade Commission agrees to investigate loot boxes

The practice is coming under scrutiny from legislators in several countries.

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11.21.18
Square Enix removes three mobile games in Belgium after loot box ban
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Square Enix removes three mobile games in Belgium after loot box ban

Some 'Final Fantasy' and 'Kingdom Hearts' titles are no longer available there.

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09.17.18
US and European gambling regulators may crack down on loot boxes
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US and European gambling regulators may crack down on loot boxes

Sites that offer illegal gambling on games are also in the crosshairs.

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08.20.18
Apple pulls 25,000 gambling apps from China's App Store after pressure
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Apple pulls 25,000 gambling apps from China's App Store after pressure

The apps were already illegal, but that isn't making life easier for Apple.

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