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Mixing the real (the game), with the virtually real (money), Ubermorgen's Chinese Gold documents online gamers known as 'Gold Farmers'. In their crowded offices, these underpaid gamers perform repetitive in-game actions for hours on end, collecting currency and points for characters that are then sold to American and European gamers via eBay. Accompanied by a manifesto from these politically contentious artists, the piece is a timely and relevant comment on the post-credit crunch world.