Even A Whale Who Spent $20,000 Over Five Years Hates Loot Boxes

Even A Whale Who Spent $20,000 Over Five Years Hates Loot Boxes

Eurogamer has an interview up today with David “Siigari” Pietz, described as a “DJ and audio engineer” and “small-time Twitch streamer.” What makes Pietz interesting…

Loot Boxes Might Not Technically Be Gambling, But They’re Definitely Something

Loot Boxes Might Not Technically Be Gambling, But They’re Definitely Something

It’s the “Season of the Loot Box,” and everyone’s got their two cents to put in – which would buy you about 1% of a…

What Will The Magic: The Gathering MMORPG Look Like?

What Will The Magic: The Gathering MMORPG Look Like?

Last week, Cryptic Studios and Wizards of the Coast announced a new upcoming Magic: The Gathering MMORPG. To resolve any confusion: While the initial press…

Magic: The Gathering Creator Issues Manifesto Against Abusive Cash Shop Practices

Magic: The Gathering Creator Issues Manifesto Against Abusive Cash Shop Practices

Just yesterday in the MMOBomb Skype — while Magicman was anguishing over not being able to find the Final Fantasy TCG in his area —…

Hearthstone Tops 20 Million Registered Players

Hearthstone Tops 20 Million Registered Players

Just six months after its official launch, Hearthstone already has seen 20 million players pass through the innkeeper’s doors. As announced on the game’s Twitter…