Fantasy sports games are now hugely popular on both sides of the Atlantic. But from a regulatory perspective, whether fantasy sports will be classified as a game of skill or chance will depend on the peculiarities of each game and will vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.Fantasy sports games, now offered by a wide range of sports, gaming and media providers in the US and the UK, involve competition entrants selecting virtual sports teams using their knowledge of real life players. Teams picked by the entrants are then measured against each other, usually on a points system based on the actual success of the players selected. The team with the most points at the end of the competition wins.
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