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What is a POG price guide?

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A POG price guide lists estimated values for collectible milk caps used in a game popularized by the World POG Federation and the Canada Games Company during the 1990s. The game pieces consisted of discs, called pogs, that were designed to resemble milk caps.

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What is a POG price guide?
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Pogs became highly collectible when the game's popularity led to the release of a wide variety of designs. Images ranged from popular TV and movie characters, to sports and politicians. Although most pogs were produced in market-saturating quantities and are generally considered worthless, according to Complex Media, rarer pogs may have some value.

Modern pog games are based on a game that dates as far back as 17th-century Japan. A Hawaiian version gained popularity during the 1920s.

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