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Can I use a real currency name (i.e USD, PKR) or symbol ($, Rs.) for my in-game currency with the same exchange value as original currency? I couldn't find anything about it in google play store policies neither in government websites.

Of course I have other options, I can call it gold or silver etc but I'm just wondering if it is allowed or not.

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    \$\begingroup\$ This seems like a question you can answer for yourself with just a little research of existing games. For instance, the Grand Theft Auto games use dollars with the $ sign, even in their Android versions. In the face of this positive evidence, do you have any evidence that would suggest this is not allowed? \$\endgroup\$ – DMGregory Apr 22 at 20:07
  • \$\begingroup\$ Since you mentioned exchange value, is your in-game currency bought with real money? \$\endgroup\$ – milk Apr 22 at 20:59
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    \$\begingroup\$ @MuhammadSaqib This sounds way too complicated for a simple game. If you want users to be able to deposit and withdraw money of different currencies, and keep the exchange rate up to date, I strongly suggest you consult a professional. \$\endgroup\$ – TomTsagk Apr 23 at 15:09
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    \$\begingroup\$ +1 to TomTsagk. If you want to be able to withdraw money then I don't think the crux of this is game related. If you really want to support withdrawing money, I suggest speaking with lawyers on how to legally create a financial institution, otherwise you may be seen as doing something illegal such as creating a platform to launder money. \$\endgroup\$ – milk Apr 23 at 16:47
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    \$\begingroup\$ This is definitely a legal question.. There's other StackExchange sites for this kind of question.. A short answer though, is that at least in the US, I would entirely assume it's illegal not to tell me what kind of currency, or how much that you're charging me or giving me. Also what you're describing is called a country code currency symbol, and there's no sort of trademark or something on "USD", it's designed for exactly this purpose. \$\endgroup\$ – Joshua Hedges Apr 24 at 0:37

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