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2017: the year deception stopped being profitable?

Undesirable game mechanics aren’t so easily disguised anymore

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EA vs. The People: Round 2

UFC set to feature loot boxes despite consumer uprising

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EA temporarily disables all microtransactions in Battlefront II

Players can currently only progress with gameplay


EA deserves no praise for lowering microtransaction costs

Star Wars: Battlefront II remains a symbol of EA’s contempt for the consumer

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Review: Call of Duty: WWII

Call of Duty returns to its roots with this strong addition to the franchise