The lawmakers all pointed to a recent report at NBA Live Coins  that told the story of a family surprised to find charges exceeding $1,400 from Apple after an 8-year-old child purchased virtual "Smurfberries" in Capcom's popular iOS game Smurfs' Village."We fully share your concern that consumers, particularly children, are unlikely to understand the ramifications of these types of purchases," responded FTC chairman Leibowitz in a letter sent to Rep.

 

Markey and posted on The Washington Post.Leibowitz continued, "Let me assure you we will look closely at the current industry practice with respect to the marketing and delivery of Cheap NBA 2K18 MT these types of applications." The FTC and Justice Department are also currently reviewing Apple's recently launched App Store subscription service.Markey told the Washington Post,, "What may appear in these games to be virtual coins and prizes to children result in very real costs to parents. I am pleased that the FTC has responded, and as the use of mobile apps continues to increase, I will continue to actively monitor developments in this important area."

 

Gamers eagerly anticipating the previously-announced April launch of Epic's Gears of War 3 might've been disappointed to learn of Microsoft' "business decision" to delay the launch, but now the company's confirmed an official September 20 launch date for the title.Those who purchased Epic and People Can Fly's Bulletstorm's special "Epic Edition" when it launched on February 22 are guaranteed early access to the game's beta when it opens, as promised in an announcement at the end of 2010.

 

Microsoft and Epic have stated that the decision to nba18mt release Gears 3 in the fall season was a "business decision between partners, and not a quality issue," as executive producer Rod Fergusson said at the time. "Gears 3 was on track to be the most polished Gears of War game ever when it released in April, and this additional time allows us to polish it that much more before it hits shelves next fall," Fergusson had said.