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Giftbox scam is considered a Gaia Feature scam.


Scam explainedEdit

The various methods involve the Gift System system or using a phishing site to imitate a Flying Giftbox. The gift giving scam commonly involves the scammer placing an invaluable item into a giftbox and PMing a victim to state that it contains a valuable item. They will either request a sum of gold or an item they have seen on their target for the giftbox.[1]

Prior to an update wrapped giftboxes used to be able to be listed on the marketplace, this has since been barred.

Consequences explainedEdit

If reported the account preforming the task will be banned and the item that was take will be returned to the user.


See alsoEdit


  1. Topic Bug or Scam? - Posted: Anmras Sat Jun 21, 2008 8:00 pm

External linksEdit

  • Topic trading by giftbox is a scam right? - Posted: Miss-dark8607 Fri Jun 29, 2007 8:19 pm
  • Topic Reporting a scam (attempt). - Posted: usil Wed Apr 25, 2007 9:44 am