Santopoly is Santorini Monopoly - News

Santopoly the Santorini Monopoly board game Santorini meets Monopoly in Santopoly. No relation to the Santorini, tabletop game we all love and the Santorini game we think you should buy. Still, maybe you love Monopoly (shame on you) and maybe you love Santorini (the place), so we figured we'd cover…

Monopoly Part 3: Mechanics - Article

The Mechanics of Monopoly We all know the problems with Monopoly. It's repetitive, dull, frustratingly competitive, and eventually gets to a point where it’s hard to eliminate players while being perfectly clear that no one else can win. Monopoly is well known for building strong enough emotional reactions that…

Monopoly Part 2: The Theft - Article

Monopoly – The Seedy Side In 1973 Ralph Anspach crafted a game in response to the popularity of Monopoly. As a professor in economics he wanted to demonstrate to his students the dangers of monopolies and how antitrust laws minimise the risk of companies forming monopolies. He named his game Anti-Monopoly,…

Game News of the Week Sept 21 - Sept 27 Roundup

Tabletop Game News of the Week – Gameapalooza Round Up for 21 September through September 27, 2015 “Ticket to Ride United Kingdom” makes its debut at the Essen Fair in Germany shortly and will be available from the Days of Wonder European webstore and game stores in Europe…