EA's Major Sports Provide Game For Fifa 17 Coins with Account
The popular gamer definitely avoided a jail sentence for building a betting site which made a real income from gambling with FIFA 18 Best Team's virtual currency
YouTube gamer Craig Douglas, who performs under the particular name Nepenthez, has been fined for gambling offences involving the best-selling EA Sports gaming FIFA.
Douglas, along with business associate Dylan Rigby, pleaded guilty to the charge of managing a website which allowed participants to gamble virtual currency in the Fifa 17 mobile Coins activity mode.
"I want to thank all of those that have supported me personally through my journey. I would understand just about any viewers choice to not watch my content. I owe a huge apology to my family and close friends regarding putting them through this method, and appreciate all people that stood by me.
"I also owe a massive apology and debt of gratitude to my dependable supporters. Even if this will be the end of our vacation together, I’m grateful. I’ll upload a movie in due course presenting my side on the story. The facts remain My spouse and i plead guilty to a couple of charges, and a substantial fine was the end result. I’d like once all over again to apologise to everyone and many thanks all for being a component of my life. May our journey move forth. "
Ultimate Team is one of the most popular modes in EA's major sports franchises, FIFA, Madden NFL, and NHL, where gamers can legitimately buy random packs for real cash so that you can add players to their squads.
Last year, EA chief financial specialist Blake Jorgensen told some sort of Morgan Stanley investor meeting that Ultimate Team seemed to be worth $650m in revenue annually.