Colony Trading Board Game
Based on the popular game Monopoly, which was originally intended to teach children the dangers of capitalism. The use of pastiche and satire to repurpose the nature of the game to illustrate European Empires devastation on its colonies. By changing the visual language of the classic game, the context of the visual system fundamentally changes. However, the concept maintains the same; buying and trading properties, developing them with houses and hotels. Players collect rent from their opponents, with the goal being to drive them into bankruptcy. Sound familiar?