Fortnite: Save the World’s loot boxes face legal attack
Lawsuit also opens fire on virtual currency and the lack of any purchase history
EA to pull FIFA in-game currency in Belgium
IGDA calls for action from the video games industry over loot box controversies
"By not taking significant action as an industry and global game developer community to self-regulate how loot boxes are used, we run the very real risk that governments around the world will take that action for us"
To the surprise of no-one, the ESA continues to claim loot boxes aren't gambling
Follows US FTC announcing investigation into the business model
Now Australia's Government might be looking into loot boxes
90-page report into the subject published by Environment and Communications Reference Committee
America's Federal Trading Commission is going to be investigating loot boxes
UK Gambling Commission denies link between 'exposure to gambling' and loot boxes
Ubisoft rep's claims that loot boxes are "a huge boon for the gaming industry" sparks heated response
Gamers take the news of loot boxes featuring in Trials Rising entirely as expected
Valve unveils Dota 2 loot box odds
Following in footsteps of Rocket League and League of Legends
Update: ArenaNet confirms that Belgian law is behind the decision to block premium currency purchases
Guild Wars developer joins the growing list of companies curbing microtransactions in the country
Australian study reports loot boxes "psychologically akin to gambling"
"They may therefore condition gamers to require the excitement associated with gambling , leading to problem gambling"
15 EU countries (and Washington State) team up to address loot box gambling risks
"We have joined forces to call on video games companies to address the clear public concern around the risks gambling and some video games can pose to children"
Report: EA under investigation in Belgium over FIFA loot boxes
Publisher in the firing line over its failure to adhere to the country's laws