Loot boxes are a sore spot for gamers after all the controversy were caused by popular games late last year. Hawaii is now seeking to regulate the practice with a new bill.
Video Games February 15, 2018
The PlayStation 4 sold more units than the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One in November 2017 and set an all-time monthly sales record in the process. Meanwhile, 'Call of Duty: WWII' dominated the software sales charts.
Video Games December 15, 2017
The Belgian Gaming Commission has officially recognized loot boxes and other similar microtransactions in games as gambling. The committee now wants it banned from all games in Europe.
Video Games November 22, 2017
Electronic Arts and Ghost Games have made 'Need for Speed: Payback' progression much faster by increasing the awarded in-game currencies. The changes come after the recent controversy against 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' microtransactions.
Video Games November 21, 2017
Electronic Arts has temporarily disabled 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' microtransactions after the massive backlash that the publisher received. This is a crucial win for gamers, who fought back against a 'pay-to-win' environment.
Video Games November 17, 2017
Belgium's Gaming Commission is investigating whether the loot boxes of 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' and 'Overwatch' should be considered as gambling. Electronic Arts and Blizzard may be facing fines worth hundreds of thousands of euros.
Video Games November 16, 2017
Gamers have scored a huge victory against the trend of abusive microtransactions in the video game industry. After massive backlash, Electronic Arts has reduced the unlock requirements for 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' characters such as Darth Vader.
Video Games November 13, 2017
The space battles of 'Star Wars Battlefront II' will be showcased at the upcoming Gamescom 2017. However, Electronic Arts will already reveal the gameplay of the Starfighter Assault mode before the annual event.
Video Games August 13, 2017
'Star Wars Battlefront II' is the undisputed winner of E3 2017, according to rankings released by YouTube that considered video views. The shooter will launch on Nov. 17 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
Video Games June 18, 2017
It wouldn't be an E3 lead-up without at least one leak. Early footage of 'Star Wars Battlefront II' leaks ahead of the official reveal at EA Play, and it looks fantastic.
Video Games June 10, 2017
Electronic Arts officially unveiled 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' at this year's Star Wars Celebration. The sequel improves upon the multiplayer experience of the first game, but also adds a single-player campaign focused on Inferno Squad commander Iden Versio.
Video Games April 16, 2017