Parker Brothers

Parker Brothers

For nearly a hundred years the game Monopoly is still the most popular board game in the world. The game was played almost five hundred million people since its introduction in 1934, and in total sold over 200 million units. What is to explain such a brilliant triumph of this, like, down-home game? But then came the triumph of banking monopolies with failure. Unemployed engineer Darrow in the middle of the 30s of last century, during the Great Depression, trying to apart from difficulties at home playing a board game, which he himself had invented. The idea of the game was to get rich. Estimated path to wealth, so inspired the Charles Darrow, an initiative that the engineer wanted to try themselves in a real business. He outlined his plan corporation Parker Brothers, which initially considered it unpromising.

But a year later Charles proves the contrary, when these children's board games in an amount of five thousand copies separated as soon as possible in one of the department of Philadelphia. Parker Brothers bought from Charles right to the invention, as soon realized their mistake and the game Monopoly is instantly a bestseller in the United States. In an imaginary world Monopoly incredible number of unemployed Americans have become rich. Then they had the opportunity to buy and sell property, to bail out paying the rent, keep under control the railways, to build hotels, and Perhaps most interestingly, how he loved to talk one of the brothers Parker, players could "clean his best buddy to rob without inflicting real harm." But the point here, of course, not only in economic complexities. The difference from the other table games such as chess or cards that may seem like a highly intelligent and abstract, the main principles of economic monopolies are extremely simple, and the game itself shows the reality and the reality of this business. Every successful player in the economic monopolies, like her creator, can become a successful businessman. Indeed, apart from basic knowledge about investments in property, the game develops skills to conduct negotiations and achieve their goals. And then, at first glance the economic game of chance is at the core.

Even the most astute player, throwing cubes are not protected from loss. Once again, all in the same way as in real life: the band is white, black stripe. If you think about that giddy success playing the economic monopoly lies in ourselves. In our tendency to compete, to triumph, and of course to prosperity. Nobody likes to be beaten. Especially when you're playing on start up and not real, but the money. Recently Andi Potamkin, New York City sought to clarify these questions. Monopoly game in which you win only the most-most. The most communicative, most smart, very persistent! Today, we know a large number of varieties of Monopoly are: Monopoly bank card, board game manager and other board games for adults on the site. Here you have opportunity to buy Monopoly. And, of course, Monopoly play online!

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