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Boutique PC Builder Launches ‘No GPU’ Boxes to Cope With Video Card Shortage

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. A boutique builder has launched a new lineup of “no GPU” enthusiast PCs, specifically intended for gamers who already have a video card but need ...

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ESRB Game Ratings Will Now Call Out Loot Boxes

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Many of today’s biggest games feature loot box gameplay mechanics that critics claim are little different than gambling. Now, the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB) ...

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EA: They Aren’t Loot Boxes, They’re ‘Quite Ethical’ ‘Surprise Mechanics’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Back in 2017, EA managed to single-handedly slow the infection of loot crate mechanics taking over AAA games. Star Wars Battlefront II went from a ...

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Belgium Decides Loot Boxes Are Illegal Gambling

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Video game publishers have been pushing loot boxes and other microtransactions for years, but the release of Star Wars Battlefront II in 2017 was the ...

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Hawaii Proposes Legislation to Regulate Loot Boxes in Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Legislators in Hawaii were among the first to express concern over the use of loot boxes in video games when Star Wars Battlefront II was ...

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Most Gamers Hate Buying Loot Boxes, So Why Are Games Using Them?

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Over the last few years, we’ve seen an increasing number of games locking desirable content behind the digital operant conditioning chambers known as “loot boxes.” ...

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