Lootboxes

08.07.19
'Rocket League' is ditching randomized loot crates
08.07.19

'Rocket League' is ditching randomized loot crates

As in the Save the World mode in 'Fortnite', you'll see in advance what you're buying.

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08.07.19
Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo agree to disclose loot box odds
08.07.19

Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo agree to disclose loot box odds

Publishers will have to reveal drop rates in future games on major consoles.

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04.08.19
The FTC will hold a public workshop on loot boxes in August
04.08.19

The FTC will hold a public workshop on loot boxes in August

The discussion should help commissioners better understand the issue.

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

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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01.26.19
'Fortnite' eliminates blind loot boxes in its PvE mode
01.26.19

'Fortnite' eliminates blind loot boxes in its PvE mode

It's an important step toward transparency.

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11.28.18
Federal Trade Commission agrees to investigate loot boxes
11.28.18

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
11.21.18

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
09.17.18

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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07.26.18
'Forza' loot crates won't be around much longer
07.26.18

'Forza' loot crates won't be around much longer

They're being phased out of 'Motorsport 7' and won't be in 'Horizon 4.'

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