Okay, I feel it’s time to be more vicious.
Here’s a variant that actually makes the capitalism of Monopoly a little redder in tooth and claw.
You will need
- A Monopoly set.
- pens and paper
All rules are as normal for Monopoly with the exception of the following:
- Any player who owns a utility or railroad may choose to change the stated rents by a stated multiplier – this must be changed at the start of their turn before they move.
- If a player owns a full set of either utilities or railroads, the basic rent charged is doubled, and only then is the multiplier applied.
Winning the Game
- as per the normal rules of Monopoly; or
Changing it up:
If you want even more variation, here are some other ideas for Privatisation games:
- If you’re really wanting to add to the whole thing, privatise the Jail and Free Parking as well – charge rents for them as for a utility.