How To Win Monopoly Every Time - Heart
Once you've successfully beaten down your opponents, Elfer recommends going out and buying a "better board game. The reason Elfer isn't fond of Monopoly boils down to its design. According to the Redditor, Monopoly was a rip-off of an earlier game called "The Landlord's Game," created to teach kids about "the inheren t unfairness of the capitalist land-grabbing system, and how it enriches landlords while impoverishing tenants.
Elfer believes this design "inevitably results in one person acquiring a majority of the assets on the board, and beginning the slow, painful, friendship-destroying process of grinding the other players out of the game, turn by turn. We didn't think so. Use this strategy next time you want to ensure you'll never play Monopoly against your friends again.
Just make sure not to lose your social circle. No one likes a sore winner.
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Jason Bunn is probably the world's biggest Monopoly fan - and he's a world champion at playing it to boot! Holmfirth born Jason has put together one of the world's largest collections of themed Monopoly sets - and he says the Huddersfield version, which is released on Friday October 19, will complete his hoard. Jason is still the only world champ to hail from the UK.
When he won, he collected the exact denomination of Monopoly money in every game 15, paid in US dollars - which he spent on home improvements!
To celebrate, he is laying bare his secrets for the very first time - and has put together a series of tips for the Monopoly fans among you to help you clean up and impress your friends. For starters at the beginning of the game, one should volunteer to run the bank. That way you can be absolutely sure no-one is cheating!
Buy just about everything you land on. And the very best properties to buy?
World Monopoly champion Jason Bunn from Holmfirth shares his top five winning tips
If you secure both of these you will be very hard to beat. They also offer fantastic returns for a fairly modest outlay.
Be NICE to all players. If you are in a winning position then rather than build hotels, stop your property development at four or even three houses per property. There are a maximum of 32 houses that are in play in a game. That way you can build up your property empire fast. But later on in the game STAY in jail.
By Lauren Ballinger ExaminerLive publisher. Monopoly world champion Jason Bunn, from Holmfirth Get the biggest daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights.