In China, Hearthstone players must now purchase Arcane Dust to earn “free” card packs.
Another CS:GO YouTube star admitted two of his betting videos were built around paid, undisclosed sponsorships.
Following on from the announcements of its social MMO Atari Casino, retro games publisher Atari has partnered with iLottery and iGambling provider Pariplay. Polygon reports games like Asteroids, Centipede, Missile Command, Pong and Tempest will be distributed to Pairplay’s third-party partners as well as through its own platforms.
Following on from its real-money gambling deal in the UK, social publisher Zynga is taking steps to do the same in the US.