Nintendo is Hasbro announce the arrival in Italy of a version of Monopoly entirely dedicated to the universe of Animal Crossing. This particular edition of the famous board game will be available during the month of September, but at the moment it is already possible pre-order it through Amazon at the introductory price of € 34.99.
We leave you now with the first images dedicated to Monopoly from Animal Crossing, under which you will find further information thanks to the press release issued by the companies.
MONOPOLY ANIMAL CROSSING: THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS BARGAINING GAME CELEBRATES THE PHENOMENON VIDEO GAME WITH A SPECIAL EDITION
With more than 31 million copies sold all over the world, in just one year it has become a reference point for the most diverse sectors, from high fashion to politics, passing through music and finance. Only the fantastic world of board games was missing, which becomes reality with the brand new Monopoly Animal Crossing: the homage of the most played and loved boxed game in history to the well-known Nintendo life simulator
Milan, July 2021 – Boasts well 86 years old, but it doesn’t prove them at all. And from 1935 to date they are much more than 1 billion the people who enjoyed playing it, so much so that it became the most loved board game by families all over the world. And the Monopoly, a global pop icon that has practically conquered many fields, from cinema to design. After all, who hasn’t heard at least once in their life “go to prison without going through the Via!”? Strong beyond 350 million of boxes sold, it boasts at least 500 versions different. Among these, the one dedicated to the last year’s must-have videogame could not be missing, which conquered everyone and attracted the attention of even President of United States Joe Biden, who decided to campaign within the game: a choice that undoubtedly brought him luck, as well as the favor of the new generations who love gaming in all its forms. And the special edition Monopoly Animal Crossing it is dedicated to them, to the beyond 30 million of fans of the signed life simulator video game Nintendo.
The wait is sky high, but now it’s finally official: there are still a few months left and then, from September, it will also arrive in Italy and will be available virtually everywhere. The real fans, the most impatient, will be able to appease the hype thanks to the preoder already available on Amazon (HERE). In a very short time, therefore, virtual fun will become real: all Monopoly fans who dream of giving up everything and starting a new life on a desert island to be customized, will now be able to do it thanks to the edition. Monopoly Animal Crossing. Instead of buying properties and paying rent, players will discover islands and collect insects, fishes, fossils is fruit. The typical ones resources drawn from the video game can then be sold for Little stars, the Animal Crossing currency that replaces the classic Monopoly banknotes. Thanks to them it will be possible to go shopping in the Nook’s workshop, by purchasing the decorations preferred to earn very precious Miles of Nook: in fact, the player who will have the most at the end of the game wins.
To make life even more lively and fun on the islands of the themed board, there will be cards Unexpected is Miles of Nook, which will allow you to withdraw additional Stars from the Bank, transform resources into Miles of Nook and talk to some inhabitants of the island. But attention: you could also accrue a debt with the Bank or even lose Nook Miles! To make life a little easier, however, there are cards Skills, only one for each player, which will allow you to collect or sell extra resources to get more Stars. What if the Free Parking and In Jail boxes! remain unchanged, the novelty will be the one dedicated to Dodo Airlines, the Airline of Animal Crossing: once here you can fly to any island on the board. Finally, in addition to the dice customized, Even the pawns they will be nice replicas of the inhabitants of the island of Animal Crossing.
With the new Monopoly Animal Crossing you will feel inside the videogame in all respects, but set in real life and surrounded by friends or family, surrounded by that magic that only a game of Monopoly knows how to give.
Source: Nintendo, Hasbro via GDG PR