If you’re a McDonald’s fan, you probably know that in addition to burgers, salads, ice cream, and Happy Meal with Pokémon cards that drive collectors crazy, the American giant is also known for its nuggets. These small breaded and fried chicken nuggets are “classics” at McDonald’s, but one of them is still sold for just under $ 100,000 on eBay.
A unique edition of Nugget Among Us
In fact, at the end of May, an American user of the eBay platform offered a nugget with a certain shape for sale, the latter resembling (more or less) a character from the video game Among Us a slow start, for a few hours without a bid.
Two days later, a buyer places a bid of nearly $ 15,000 on the small piece of breaded chicken that was secured in a small IKEA plastic bag. And it quickly went so far that the nugget in question was finally awarded after no fewer than 184 bids at the (implausible) price of $ 99,997.
Remember, Among Us is an online multiplayer game that originally launched in 2018 and was a huge hit in 2020. The game has since been available on Nintendo Switch and is preparing for its arrival on PlayStation consoles. Each player embodies one of the crew of a spaceship, everyone can either be a player or a cheat. The aim of the crew members is to identify the fraudsters.
Obviously, nothing suggests that the mislead Among Us nugget is actually being paid for by its buyer, and there is even a good chance the sale will be canceled. Unless someone is really willing to spend $ 100,000 on a nugget …