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Devolver Digital mocks Lootboxes and Blockchain in One Joke Ad

Devolver Digital mocks Lootboxes and Blockchain in One Joke Ad

Devolver Digital's press conference is always off-beat in a very particular way. You never really know what you're going to get from a Devolver conference, but this one was particularly strange. The publisher announced three whole games, made fun of loot boxes and blockchain games, and also called their own games "garbage" and themselves "idiots" […]

ESA President Defends Loot Boxes and Warns Against Government Intervention

ESA President Defends Loot Boxes and Warns Against Government Intervention

The president of the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), Michael Gallagher, has defended the practice of offering loot boxes in video games during his address at the Nordic games Conference. According to GamesIndustry.biz, Gallagher warned that efforts to regulate them as a form of gambling "challenges our industry's freedom to innovate, and impairs our ability to continuously […]