What are dabloons?: Tiktok’s new imaginary economy explained
A “dabloon revolution” is taking over TikTok – but what is it and how did we get here?
What is the Dabloon economy?
The dabloon economy is the latest craze engulfing TikTok. It’s a collaborative, loosely structured role-playing game where users collect the fictional currency “dabloons” – based on the 16th-century Spanish coin known as a “doubloon” – and exchange it for imaginary items, such as soup, weapons or a giant shark with a horse head.
You earn dabloons simply …