You probably know if you’re a McDonald’s fan, besides burgers, salads, ice cream and Happy Meal with Pokémon cards that drive collectors crazy, the American giant is also famous for its nuggets. These small breaded and fried chicken nuggets are “classic”At McDonald’s, but one of them still sold for just under $ 100,000 on eBay.
A One-Time Nugget Among Us
Indeed, at the end of May, an American user of the eBay platform offered for sale a nugget with a particular shape, the latter resembling (more or less) a character from the video game Among Us. dollar, the little nugget got off to a slow start, with no bidding for a few hours.
Two days later, a buyer places a bid of nearly $ 15,000 on the small piece of breaded chicken, which was secured in a small IKEA plastic bag. And quickly, things accelerated, so much so that the nugget in question was finally awarded, after no less than 184 bids, at the (implausible) price of 99,997 dollars.
Recall that Among Us is an online multiplayer game initially launched in 2018, and which was a resounding success in 2020. Since then, the game has been available on Nintendo Switch, and is preparing for its arrival on PlayStation consoles. Each player embodies one of the crew of a spaceship, each one can be either a teammate or an impostor. The goal for the crew members is to identify the imposters.
Obviously, there is nothing to indicate that the little nugget with the false air of Among Us will actually be paid by its buyer, and there is even a good chance that the sale will be canceled. Unless someone is really willing to shell out $ 100,000 for a nugget …