PolyMoney’s Second Chance

A Radical New Twist on the World’s Oldest Money Game

Second Chance allows players to engage directly in global challenges.

Players discover the impact of commercial behavior on our common resources like air, water, and infrastructure.

Second Chance engages players to collaborate to solve global issues.

Learning Phases

PolyMoney’s Second Chance transforms your Monopoly board into a exciting new game of wits and strategic engagement.

1. Seeing “Externalized” Costs

In market economies, we don’t always see or account for all the side effects of extraction, production, consumption, and waste.  PolyMoney’s Second Chance gives players hands-on experience in dealing with the full cost of development, industrialization, and commerce.

2. Collaborative Competition

Competition can be healthy, but it can also marginalize important constituents.  Some players “win big,” while others “lose out.”  PolyMoney’s Second Chance offers a new model of collaborative competition that enables players to go for the win, and also win as a team.

3. Economic Innovation

PolyMoney’s Second Chance offers adds an exciting new dimension to the world’s most popular money game.  Players get to invent new forms of trade while meeting the world’s most pressing challenges.

Mind Bending!

“Wow! PolyMoney’s Second Chance really opened my mind! I didn’t know business as usual affects the world so deeply.  I have a whole new understanding of climate change.” Chloe Peterson, New York, age 14

“It was so fun to strategize on a higher level.  I wasn’t just thinking about my own success — I was also working with others to keep the world in good health.  That’s how the real world should be.”  Joanne McGuire, age 54