Microtransactions

Hawaii Introduces Loot Box Bill That Would Add Age Restriction to Purchases

Back in November, Star Wars Battlefront II brought loot boxes into the limelight as EA and DICE waded through seemingly endless controversy.  The battle against publishers and loot boxes is far from over as regulatory bodies have gotten involved, seeking to impose government restrictions on the industry. Belgium, the UK, PEGI, the ESRB, multiple gaming …

Despite Recent Microtransactions Controversy: Activision’s Call of Duty WWII Best Selling Game of 2017.

Although we have nothing bad to say about the visuals of Call of Duty: WWII, as you can see for yourself in the GamePlay Trailer above, we were less pleased with the microtransactions that infiltrated the game. However, the video game industry was booming last month as holiday spending kicked in. Spending was up across …