Luxury resource

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Luxury resource
Basic Information

A Strategic Resource in video gaming, especially in 4X strategy video games, is a resource that the player can use to increase their cost resource coffers.

In Sid Meier's Civilization V, the game's luxury resources are ones that provide a bonus to Happiness upon being linked into the player's trade network. These can also be traded to other civilizations, usually for gold.