Popular YouTube Creator Drops 'Genshin Impact,' Calls It Exploitative Gambling

"I refuse to promote the gacha system in this game anymore," said YouTube creator Michael "Mtashed" Tash, who has more than 600,000 subscribers, in a video announcing why they would no longer spend any money on Genshin Impact, the free-to-play RPG that became unexpectedly and enormously popular this fall. It also introduced a lot of players to gambling.

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