- collect in Overworld Events such Forgotten Boons and Divine Boons.
- kill, or trigger extinguish of the Collector enemy.
- Play cards that generate Gold, such as Wickless Tycoon, Petty Theft.
- Collect by skipping Rewards.
- Receive as a Trial Reward.
- Receive in Concealed Caverns Events.
Gold can also be used as a way to increase Score.