Top bid for supposedly rare card soars past US$13 million, surpasses embezzled amount that got its owner life in prison.
Usually when you hear stories of the government auctioning off a criminal’s possessions, you imagine the lot will include things like exotic sportscars, luxurious pleasure boats, and expensive jewelry. So it might feel kind of anticlimactic to learn that this week authorities in China’s Anhui Province were taking bids for a Yu-Gi-Oh! card they’d seized.
However, this didn’t appear to be just any Yu-Gi-Oh! card, but a 2019 Blue-Eyes White Dragon 20th Anniversary Gold Edition. Only 500 were