^ and it takes the adult to input the credit card information on behalf of the child. The adult has therefore approved the purchase. The child only communicated their desire for the loot box to an adult. The Child is not paying for the transaction and therefore not the one gambling. The adult is. If the adult approves of the purchase as an uninformed purchase, that is on the adult. If the adult hands over the credit card to the child and says have fun... The government should have no say in the matter. Shirking one's responsibility as a parent comes with a cost.