About DAoC PlatinumDark Age of Camelot (DAoC) is a 3D medieval fantasy MMORPG that revolves around the war between three realms at the end of King Arthur's rule: Arthurian-inspired Albion, Norse mythology inspired Midgard and Celtic Hibernia. The game was developed by Mythic Entertainment and released on October 10, 2001. Player creates a character and hunts monsters and non-player characters (NPCs), completes quests and tasks and battles other players to earn experience and money. DAoC offers two styles of gaming for players: Player vs Environment (PvE) and Player vs Player (PvP)â€”in the case of DAoC PvP is often referred to as Realm vs Realm (RvR) as the majority of player on player combat focuses on groups of players from the same realm (Albion, Midgard, Hibernia) combating players from the other two.
Dark Age of Camelot Platinum is a form of currency in the game. DAoC Platinum has the highest value with lesser denominations as follows: 100 copper = 1 silver, 100 silver = 1 gold, 1000 gold = 1 platinum. Players may accumulate coin by engaging in RvR combat, PvE hunting, crafting by means of Tradeskills, trinketing, and the sale of items on the in-game player market. Players defeated in RvR and monsters slain in PvE drop some quantity of coins. DAoC Platinum can be spent to upgrade items and equipment. With sufficient money, any player can even purchase a house. As with any MMORPG, money can buy things showing off the character's status.