Why courts in Europe force game developers to ban some addictive features: Pokémon Go

Pokémon Go, Germany, Belgium, eggs, minors… What do they have in common? PLEASE, bear with us!

Depending on your age (or hobbies!?) you may or may not know what is. We got you! It’s a game available on both iOS and Android. That’s where the technical part of this piece ends.

The game lets you hatch eggs, which have the role of a loot box. A loot box, loot crate, or lockbox is this thing you hit hard (in some games) so it cracks open, and you get a reward like a superpower, new outfit, or avatar.

Right… So far so good. Where do Germany and Belgium come from? Well, from Europe, …
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