These frowned upon game mechanics are commonly known as loot boxes and are now seen in more and more countries as a game of chance and therefore dangerous for young people, as even young players can become addicted and get into financial difficulties as a result. According to an amendment to the law, games in Germany that contain such loot boxes should no longer be accessible to young people.
What does this mean for FIFA Ultimate Team?
So that could mean that, for example, the next FIFA could get an FSK 18 age rating if EA kept FUT mode in the usual way. To get around this, EA would have to block the FUT mode or at least the possibility of buying points for minors.
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