Monopoly game launches on Google
A massive multi-player version of the popular property game Monopoly has been launched online.
Monopoly City Streets, developed by toymaker Hasbro, will go live on 9 September for four months.
The free game uses Google Maps or the open source Open Street Map as the playing board.
The toymaker claims it will be “the biggest game of Monopoly of all time” and will allow players to purchase almost “any street in the world”.
The goal of the game, like the real-world version, is to earn money on real estate and become the richest property magnate.
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