An Among Us crewmate-shaped chicken nugget from McDonalds is currently going for US$39,877 (RM164,532) on eBay. The item, listed by seller polizna, has received more than 145 bids since it was first offered on May 28 with a starting price of US$0.99 (RM4).
According to the item description, the nugget came from a BTS Meal combo. It was also described as “used”.
The listing also states that the item will be frozen and airsealed before being shipped off to the successful bidder who will also receive some sauces. The auction is expected to end on Friday (June 4).
The auction gained the attention of the social media team behind the verified Among Us account with a tweet on June 2 saying they are unsure how to feel about it. In a later tweet to McDonalds, the Among Us team asked to “split the cost”.
@McDonalds split the cost with me or send me one for free!! ok thank u
— Among Us (@AmongUsGame) June 1, 2021
In an interview with CNET, polizna said they had only expected to fetch around US$50 (RM205) for the nugget, adding that the final bidder may not commit to the purchase.
“I had figured it would get somewhere around US$50 (RM206) but nothing like this, at the end of the day there are some people out there who *woul