Dotcom-Bubble Monopoly

Im Jahr 2000 brachte MB kurz vor'm Platzen der Dotcom-Bubble ein Monopoly-Spiel mit Websites und Online-Services statt Straßen und Immobilien raus. Da kann man mit alternativen Spielregeln sicher ein schönes Game zum Abzocken bei Börsengängen und sowas draus machen.

In November 2000, Hasbro released Monopoly: The .com Edition. The board game came just in time for Christmas—and the dot-com bubble bursting. By the end of that year, the Nasdaq had lost more than half its peak value.

Not to jinx the current boom in Silicon Valley, but now seemed like a good time to revisit this special edition of Monopoly. “Are you ready to to log on and hyperlink your way to overnight fame and fortune in the exciting world of e-commerce?” asked the instruction booklet (pdf), which detailed all the ways in which The .Com Edition differed from the original.

Relive the first tech bubble with Monopoly: The .com Edition