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A player on Whitemane spent 600,000 gold to buy Ashes of A'lar on their character in Burning Crusade Classic.

What is GDKP?

Some groups prefer a gold-based loot system, also known as "GDKP", meaning you pay for loot, and the gold is then split among the raid members. It is the direct opposite of the standard effort-based DKP system you see in most guilds.

Here's AMG's SSC/TK loot sheet. A player named "Stormy" spent up to 600K on Ashes of Al'ar Ashes of Al'ar, a rare mount that drops from Kael'thas Sunstrider in Tempest Keep. 600K gold split among all raid members means each person almost received 25K gold.

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I think the more shocking thing is that the term "GDKP" needed to be explained, to think that some players might have been going this whole time with bad gear but a lot of gold, makes me sad.

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On 11/11/2021 at 7:59 AM, Kopuliak said:

I don't understand that loot system, why he needed to pay 600K if second highest bid was only 55K...

The table there shows the winning bid for items sold, not all the bids for a specific item. The 55k was what a different item was purchased for.   So the bids for the mount arent shown.  

 

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