Chapter 1. Why mess with
Being somewhat of a news junkie, though, I couldn’t help noticing that contemporary American capitalism (if that’s still what we have) is perhaps more influenced by the government than by the individual capitalists, and the effects of government weren’t included in the Monopoly experience. Consequently, I drafted a set of Progressive Monopoly rules to better align the game with our modern reality.What follows are my recollections of our process over the past few months – from creating the new rules through several iterations of the new game to lessons learned (presented here for the benefit of others). . . .