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Video game loot boxes linked to problem gambling, study shows

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Analysis revives calls for in-game rewards to be classed as betting products to protect children Loot boxes, video game features used by nearly 40% of children, have clear links to problem gambling, according to a study that has reignited calls for them to be regulated as betting products. Researchers analysed 13 studies into the behaviour of gamers who spend on
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