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- n. Plural form of Simolean.
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However the limited amount of trading in Simoleans on eBay is the exception that proves the rule: outside of the game, Simoleans have insignificant value.
Wolverine: You wrote, "Simoleans which, like Monopoly money, have no real world value."
It would seem as if Simoleans have a very real value, complete with its own fluctuating exchange rate.
Ok, the market in Simoleans, Linden Dollars, Hammers of Kick Ass, and whatnot are big -- we knew that -- but just how big.
As in real life, if your Sims start running low on funds, they can earn Simoleans by picking up a part time job, like tutoring, or engaging in riskier affairs like printing money as a member of the "secret society."
Give me all your Simoleans or my friends and I will make it impossible to rent a house. "