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Epic Games has said it was paying virtual money to settle Loot Llama lawsuit. (Photo Credit: UnSplash)

  • Epic Games said it was dropping $8 worth of virtual money into accounts of players who bought Loot Llama pinata-style figures
  • Mystery 'loot boxes' have been controversial, equated by some to gambling
  • The settlement also provides $26.5 million to resolve claims by US players arising from in-game purchases