Hasbro, HBO join forces to all new edition of Monopoly: Game of Thrones game
MUMBAI: Hasbro and HBO have joined forces for the launch of an all new edition of Monopoly: Game of Thrones. Inspired by the network’s popular series Game of Thrones, Monopoly: Game of Thrones has been launched which incorporates features from the show such as customized tokens, iconic properties and graphics within the game board.
The Monopoly: Game of Thrones Edition will also feature an Iron Throne card holder that plays the iconic theme song throughout game play. This is the first time ever that a music component has been incorporated into a Monopoly Board.
With game tokens inspired by the honorary sigils of the Great Houses, Monopoly and Game of Thrones fans can set sail to Westeros. Players will travel around the board to buy, sell, and trade iconic locations from the Seven Kingdoms, building castles and hold fasts in their pursuit to rule the Iron Throne.
“As the last season of the American fantasy drama show is set to air in April, we are excited to announce the launch of Monopoly: Game of Thrones edition in the country. From the board to tokens to the money, the entire setting and concept has been adapted from the show thus ensuring it transports the players into the world of Westeros through their favorite board game,” said Hasbro India country head Bhavesh Somaya.
The Monopoly: Game of Thrones Edition game is designed for fans aged 18 years and above. Priced at Rs 2999/-, it will be available at top retailers nationwide and on Amazon.in from March 2019.
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