Million dollar idea: Monopoly
Media playback is unsupported on your device

How Monopoly became a million dollar idea

It's the game where a battleship, a racing car and a dog tear around a big city, trying to drive one another into bankruptcy by charging extortionate rents.

Does it all sound a bit bizarre? Well, it's what happens in Monopoly: the most popular board game ever invented. Aaron Heslehurst explains how it became a million dollar idea.

Video journalist: Jeremy Howell

  • 17 May 2019
Go to next video: Million dollar idea: The chainsaw