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A state politician in Hawaii says the new ‘Star Wars’ game encourages kids to gamble and he wants to ban sales to anyone under 21 (EA)





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  • Hawaii House of Representatives member Chris Lee accused EA of “predatory behavior.”
  • Lee said that EA’s new “Star Wars” game actively encourages kids to engage in gambling.
  • The controversial element in the game is a concept called “loot boxes,” which offered randomized items in exchange for real money.

The big new “Star Wars” game is facing continued scrutiny, but this time it’s not from players — it’s from a Democratic politician in Hawaii. His name is Chris Lee, and he accused the game’s makers of “predatory behavior” in an address this week.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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