Gamers to Gamblers

Mar 16, 2018, 04:47 PM

You may have heard in our news this week, pieces from people talking about their experiences of Loot Boxes - items in computer games where you can buy in-game products that you would hope would enhance your place and enjoyment in the game.

But Loot Boxes are currently a source of controversy due to the amounts of money that gamers are putting into them - making some critics say they actually amount to gambling.

Our reporter Louisa King has been chatting to gamers, parents and experts as she investigates Loot Boxes, and whether they are turning gamers into gamblers....