“Gold” is the main currency and the only trade and settlement instrument in the game “Prospectors”.
- In addition, Gold is an instrument which allows to evaluate the price of labour and any other objects in the game world.
- All Gold will be mined only in the game “Prospectors”.
- The distribution of Gold on the map will be totally random. It is possible that one land parcel will have a lot of gold, and the neighboring one will have no gold at all.
- The number of Gold tokens will be limited.
- Gold can be withdrawn outside the game.
- For gold mining one will need instruments and workforce.
Since the economic model of the game world will correspond to the earth reality on the beginning of the industrial epoch, the situation when money can literally be dug out of the ground is totally acceptable. In the game “Prospectors”, as well as in the real world, gold is a universal exchange instrument.