So, when we reach some kind of post-scarcity type of economy and many people don’t have real jobs we will likely get a lot more people willing to invest their labor into the virtual worlds that will be popping up and so it won’t be so fringe a person who can devote real time into a game like EVE. And many more games like EVE to choose from.
But it’ll still be interesting to see how it works out when the worlds collide. That never gets old. Now, it’s that something monumental happened in the game that caused some internet articles to write about it.
In 50 years will a stock market dip in some common game be reported by mainstream news same as if it were the Nasdaq?