DKPs or Dragon Kill Points are one way to do resource allocation in MMORPGs. So let's look at a current stand-alone boss, the Zandaleri Warbringer. How would you distribute the loot that drops from it? To optimize a raid group, what would be a fair distribution?
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Hint: Use the metagame to help inform your answer and also consider Google scholar. There are academic articles on DKP!