There have been a lot of recent news about US and Australian state governments looking into ‘loot boxes’ and whether or not it constitutes gambling.
So far the most in-depth article I’ve found is this on on pcgamer.com. It looks at the similarities to “card packs”, the addiction mechanisms and appears to me a balanced look at the subject.
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I don’t know about you all but I’m hooked on my shiny LoL Loot…