Jones in the Fast Lane is a virtual board game that simulates real life, with the player as an ordinary person with ordinary life goals. They have to buy food, pay their rent, go to work, and still find ways to become happy.
To win the game you will have to complete the following four goals:
- Wealth is the most straightforward attribute, and simply represents how much money you have.
- Happiness is more nebulous, and represents how content you are with your lot in life. You can increase Happiness by taking time off work and by relaxing at home.
- Education represents how much higher learning you have studied for; the only way to increase your Education is by taking classes at Hi-Tech University.
- Career represents how high up the corporate ladder you have climbed; you increase Career by getting classier, higher-paying jobs.
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Jones in the Fast Lane is a life simulation game developed and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1990.