Fictional currency
A fictional currency is some form of defined or alluded currency in works of fiction. The names of such units of currency are sometimes based on extant or historic currencies (e.g. "Altairian dollars"...
The City on the Edge of Forever
"The City on the Edge of Forever" is the second to last episode of the first season of the American science fiction television series Star Trek. It is episode #28, production #28, first broadcast on A...
Brass razoo
Brass razoo is an Australian phrase that was first recorded in soldiers' slang in World War I. It is defined in the Oxford English Dictionary as "a non-existent coin of trivial value". It is commonl...
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The Grapes of Wrath (opera)
The Grapes of Wrath is an opera in three acts composed by Ricky Ian Gordon to a libretto by Michael Korie based on John Steinbeck’s 1939 novel of the same title. It premiered on February 10, 2007 at t...
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Of Mice and Men in popular culture
Of Mice and Men is a novella by John Steinbeck, which tells the story of George and Lennie, two displaced migrant workers in California during the Great Depression (1929–1939). The story is set on a r...
Whuffie
Whuffie is the ephemeral, reputation-based currency of Cory Doctorow's science fiction novel Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom and his short story "Truncat." This book describes a post-scarcity econom...
Night and the City (novel)
Night and the City is the third novel by British author Gerald Kersh, published in 1938. It is a crime thriller set in 1930s London but also deals with social realism themes in the aftermath of the G...
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Cosmopolis (film)
Cosmopolis is a 2012 Canadian drama-thriller film written, produced, and directed by David Cronenberg and starring Robert Pattinson. It is based on the novel of the same name by Don DeLillo. On 25 Ma...
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Dragon kill points
Dragon kill points or DKP are a semi-formal score-keeping system (loot system) used by guilds in massively multiplayer online games. Players in these games are faced with large scale challenges, or r...
Daleks in Manhattan
"Daleks in Manhattan" is the fourth episode of the third series of British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It was broadcast on BBC One on 21 April 2007, and is the fourth episode of Seri...
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Brownie points
Brownie points in modern usage are a hypothetical social currency, which can be acquired by doing good deeds or earning favor in the eyes of another, often one's superior.The expression sometimes carr...
Evolution of the Daleks
"Evolution of the Daleks" is the fifth episode of the third series of the revived British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It was first broadcast on BBC One on 28 April 2007, and is the c...
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List of fictional currencies
Fictional currency is the currency used in works of fiction. It may be used in alternative worlds, eras, or realities.The use of "credits" is particularly common in futuristic settings, so much so tha...
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Federation credit
The United Federation of Planets, usually referred to as "the Federation", is an interstellar federal republic composed of planetary sovereignties depicted in the Star Trek science fiction franchise. ...
Beyond This Horizon
Beyond This Horizon is a science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein. It was originally published as a two-part serial in Astounding Science Fiction (April, May 1942, under the pseudonym Anson MacDona...
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