How Habbo Hotel Turned Its Players Into Ruthless Teenage Capitalists

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Shared June 24, 2019

Habbo describes itself as the "world's largest community for teens". It is essentially a glorified chatroom where players would have little avatars who can chat with other people and visit other rooms. However, the way the game was set up has led to this innocent game targeted at teenagers to turn into a terrifying experiment of unregulated capitalism. This video explains how.

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