Tag: Rocket League

ICE London Esports Arena to host £25,000 prize pool tournament as Clarion provide insight on lucrative revenue stream

Clarion Gaming ICE Arena Rocket League tournament
Clarion Gaming is promising the most authentic delivery of esports tournaments at a gambling industry event when the expanded ICE London Esports Arena hosts the £25,000 prize pool Rocket League tournament (April 12th – 14th ExCeL London).

Video game in-game items under scrutiny from Gambling Commission

Betting Business - Video Games in-game purchases Gambling Commission
In-game purchases within video games have been compared to gambling machine stakes in the latest report from the UK’s Gambling Commission. The UK Gambling Commission has released a position paper comparing in-game video game items to gambling machines, adding that when players can ‘cash-in’ these items for real world currency it is ‘likely to be considered a licensable gambling activity’. The...