The iconic board game Monopoly is now available as a free download for mobile devices as Monopoly Go! and can be obtained through both the App Store and Google Play. This latest iteration of the iconic board game combines the classic Monopoly formula with new experiences and imaginative worlds to explore. You can check out a trailer above and read below for more details:
April 12, 2023 – Leading video game company Scopely, together with Hasbro Inc., today announced the global launch of the free-to-play mobile game “MONOPOLY GO!” Reimagining one of the most beloved games in the world, “MONOPOLY GO!” blends classic MONOPOLY game-play with entirely new experiences and imaginative worlds to explore. “MONOPOLY GO!” is one of the most immersive MONOPOLY games yet, with a complete MONOPOLY universe of its own.
“MONOPOLY GO!” transports players into a rich universe filled with iconic MONOPOLY features and visuals, along with beautiful scenery and lively animations. Designed to be highly social, the game connects the global community of MONOPOLY fans, while encouraging friends to work together and boost each other’s fortunes. “MONOPOLY GO!” also preserves the franchise’s competitive spirit, sparking friendly (or heated) rivalries as players strive to build their empires.
MONOPOLY has been an enduring part of popular culture for more than 85 years, played by more than one billion people across generations and geographies. Fans of all ages and backgrounds will enjoy “MONOPOLY GO!’s” mix of classic and new features, characters, and more, including:
Classic Fun: Roll the dice and move across the MONOPOLY board with beloved tokens like the Racecar, Top Hat, and Battleship. Collect properties, build houses and hotels, pull chance cards, and even get sent to jail.
Empire Building: Build a real estate empire filled with noteworthy landmarks to increase your net worth and unlock more than 100 new boards. All landmarks can be upgraded to showcase your tycoon status and reap even bigger rewards.
New and Familiar Faces: Fan favorite characters like Scottie and Mr. MONOPOLY help guide players through world-famous cities and fantastical locales. A new set of loveable and memorable personalities, including the skilled appraiser Sofia Wattsitworth and Benjamin Basu, an entrepreneurial banker, infuse the game with humor and charm.
Community Connections: Mini-games such as “Community Chest” let friends work together to earn money and rewards.
Competitive Play: Go head-to-head with players around the world to knock down each other’s property landmarks or steal money from one another during a fantastically fun Bank Heist.
Rich Sticker Albums: Collect hundreds of unique stickers to complete beautiful albums, trade, and meet other players through the “MONOPOLY GO!” Sticker Trading Group.
Daily Events: Daily tournaments and ever-evolving mini-games to earn more rewards and connect with the global MONOPOLY community. From limited-time Chance Cards to days-long milestone events, there’s always something new to discover.
Massimo Maietti, vice president and general manager of “MONOPOLY GO!” at Scopely shared: “Bringing the iconic MONOPOLY experience to life in an all-new way has been an extremely exciting journey, and we are thrilled that players are now able to engage in the adventure! We look forward to continuing to create an ever-evolving game for players to enjoy today and for years to come.”
Dudu Dahan, president, games for the casual division at Scopely added:
“Our Scopely Studios around the world have created a dynamic, visually beautiful, highly social experience designed to appeal to MONOPOLY purists and newcomers alike; and we continue to be energized to work alongside our amazing partners at Hasbro with another exciting expansion to our portfolio.”
Cynthia Williams, President of Wizards of the Coast and Hasbro Games at Hasbro shared:
“MONOPOLY is truly an enduring global phenomenon and a part of popular culture. The original game has been adapted for hundreds of destinations around the world, pioneering a localized approach that helps players connect with and celebrate the unique character of the places they call home as well as learn about new cultures. With ‘MONOPOLY GO!,’ we can unite the worldwide community of MONOPOLY fans in truly unprecedented ways. We think this fresh take on the MONOPOLY experience will continue to bring friends and families together, whether they choose to boost each other’s fortunes or claim their own riches.”
“MONOPOLY GO!” is created, live operated, and published by Scopely, and is the latest in Scopely’s highly diverse slate of games, including “Stumble Guys,” “Yahtzee® With Buddies,” “Star Trek™ Fleet Command,” Scrabble® GO,” “MARVEL Strike Force,” and more.
To stay up-to-date on all things “MONOPOLY GO!” follow @monopolygoon Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube.“MONOPOLY GO!” is available now worldwide as a free download on iOS via the App Store and on Android via Google Play.
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