One Nation Will Look Into If Star Wars Battlefront II’s Loot Boxes Count As Gambling
There’s a much bigger discussion to be had here, and it’s easy to point at the hundreds of other games that have implemented similar, or arguably worse, microtransaction and loot box practices. But instances like this are what’s really needed for the industry. We’ve got a big game causing a big stir. Depending on the ruling and outcome of this particular case, the results could have a trickledown effect. More importantly, the results might give us something resembling guidelines as to what is and is not acceptable practice when it comes to loot boxes, microtransactions and all of this other nonsense.