UK Government Department Calls for Evidence that Loot Boxes are Gambling | Niche Gamer

The UK’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport have called for evidence that loot boxes should be considered gambling. In the ongoing controversy surrounding loot boxes, several governmental bodies within nations, and their politicians [1, 2, 3, 4] threatened to take legal action against developers. EA even removed premium currency from FIFA 18 and FIFA 19 after Belgium authorities deemed loot boxes […]


Newbee Legally Requests Evidence of Match Fixing, RNG Asks PUBG Player for $7M in Damages | The Esports Observer

Last week several high-profile non-endemic partnerships surfaced in the League of Legends esports scene, as did  a controversial call for evidence from banned Dota 2 team, Newbee. In addition, the $600K USD League of Legends Mid-Season Cup (LPL vs LCK) concluded, with Chinese teams TOP Esports (TES) and FunPlus Phoenix (FPX) meeting in the grand […]