Gaming

Apple Cracks Down On Loot Boxes

Apple has today announced that all video games or apps in its app stores which have loot boxes will require giving a probability of winning to users in an attempt to regulate and battle addiction with loot boxes being compared by many people as gambling.

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It, however, has not yet been revealed how it will happen, whether it will be in the game or it could just be displayed in less effective ways such as in a one-time pop-up window or in the T&C’s. Despite the criticism with governments and platforms such as Steam and Apple trying to tackle it, loot boxes are likely to stay as it is very lucrative for publishers.

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