There are intense rumors swirling that Microsoft is going to make a major acquisition “soon” that may shake the industry. We aren’t talking about timed third party exclusives, we;re talking Microsoft taking over an entire company...A big one, like EA. Microsoft buying EA could be devastating to the industry, but purchasing something like Valve could be a perfect fit. Let me explain.
There is a problem that is spreading faster than pay-to-win mobile games in the industry, and this time it hits close to home with console and PC gamers. Your favorite games now have a “loot box” system that is almost guaranteed, and we mean it will be in anything from your favorite platformer to your favorite shooter. Loot boxes are a problem, and we discuss why after the jump.