Judging by comments and social media interactions, everyone agrees that loot boxes are bad for gamers, but lately I've come to conclude they're even bad for the publishers pushing them.
Yes, I realize that loot boxes make a lot of money. In fact, last year EA made $787 million dollars on microtransactions in the third fiscal quarter. Microtransactions rake in billions for EA, and billions more for the rest of the industry. That's what m...