Tag: pay to win

Are Loot Box Systems In Gaming Similar To Gambling?

Over the past few weeks, a number of highly-anticipated titles, such as Forza Motorsport 7, Middle Earth: Shadow of War and Star Wars Battlefront 2, have been released with or have been confirmed to contain game-altering loot boxes. The news of so many big-name titles containing loot box systems in their games so soon one after the other has had the gaming ...

Microtransactions Vs. Season Passes: A Star Wars Battlefront Story

Earlier this year, it was suggested that #StarWarsBattlefront2 would have no season pass and that, in turn, all #DLC for the game would be free. Despite the ambiguity surrounding this suggestion for some time, #EA confirmed this fact at #E3 last month saying that DLC will be free to all players. However, in order to recoup the losses faced from ditching the season pass scheme, ...