What Video Game Currencies Are Really Worth

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Published by GameFront.com 11 years ago , last updated 2 months ago

Posted on April 3, 2008, Jon Soucy What Video Game Currencies Are Really Worth

super_paper_mario_01-1.jpgFrom rupees to coins to even genetic material, video games are chock full of made up sources of income. And like any usual currency, all of these can be exchange din their respective worlds for goods and services. So how do these virtual currencies compare to the American dollar? Well that’s exactly what Maxim decided to look into. Their findings were pretty unsurprising though, since every single form of virtual currency turned out to be worth more than one U.S. dollar. Still, it’s interesting to know that just one unit of Starcraft’s minerals would be enough to set you up for life. You can see how some of the more popular video game currencies stack up by clicking the link below.

Via Maxim

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