Called GP by the experienced gamer, the gold piece is the most sought after commodity of each member of the adventuring party, second only the the player goal of accumulation of XP (Much like noders). Gold pieces offer an individual both security and freedom in the gaming atmosphere, as goods and services may be purchased to most any end. Gold pieces are made from the element gold (Au), and are far too plentiful in most gaming worlds. Really. Just like dragons.