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Global sales of virtual MMORPG surpassed $100 mln

Real-world sales of virtual resources gained within multiplayer online computer games surpassed $100 million worldwide, according to a new estimate from University of Indiana. The figures were obtained by adding reported eBay sales of virtual items and volume of Korean sales through a website called itemBay.

Real-world sales of virtual resources gained within multiplayer online computer games surpassed $100 million worldwide, according to a new estimate from University of Indiana. The figures were obtained by adding reported eBay sales of virtual items and volume of Korean sales through a website called itemBay.