The game of MONOPOLY is one of the top-selling and best-loved board games in history.Players may not consult or seek advice from friends or game observers while the game of MONOPOLY is in progress.

Monopoly is a game for between 2 to 8 player that takes anywhere from 5 to 15 minutes to set up and anywhere from 90 minutes to 6 hours to play. Today, MONOPOLY is the best-selling board game in the world, sold in 80 countries and produced in 26 languages including Croatian.

Over 200 million MONOPOLY games have been sold worldwide.The longest MONOPOLY game in history lasted 70 straight days.The longest MONOPOLY game in a bathtub lasted 99 hours.

All of the properties on a standard US Monopoly game board are named after locations in Atlantic City. "Monopoly board game players can now pay for properties with debit cards. New version of Monopoly has no multi-coloured money, now it uses credit cards for each player.

The game of Monopoly is as exciting now as it was when it first hit the streets over 70 years ago.

There have been more than 1400 versions of Monopoly developed since the first version was sold in 1935. Many people collect Monopoly game boards as a hobby,

History of Monopoly

It was 1934, the height of the Depression, when Charles B. Darrow of Germantown, Pennsylvania, showed what he called the MONOPOLY game to the executives at Parker Brothers. Can you believe it, they rejected the game. The executives felt that the game took to long to play.

But a major New York toy and game store, the prestigious F. A. O. Schwarz, bought two hundred sets with the belief that this would become a top selling game.

Parker Brothers reconsidered and the rest, as they say, is history! In its first year, 1935, the MONOPOLY game was the best-selling game in America. And over its 65-year history, an estimated 500 million people have played!


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How To Win at Monopoly

1. Know the odds - you're likely to roll doubles once in five turns.

2. Buy smart. Always pick up available properties if: (1) no other player owns one of the same group; (2) the purchase would give you two or three of the same group; or (3) it blocks someone else from completing a set.

3. Remember that Illinois Avenue is the square most often landed on (not including Jail). The B&O Railroad also is among those most landed on; Go rounds out the top three.

4. Get out of jail quickly early in the game, even if you have to pay the $50. Later on, when moving around the board is more dangerous, stay in jail as long as you can.

5. When you build, get to three houses as quickly as possible.

6. If you're stuck with low-income properties, build to four houses quickly to create a building shortage.

7. Avoid mortgaging properties where you own two or more of the properties.

8. The second set of properties on all four sides of the board is a better investment. One reason: houses and hotels cost the same to build as for the first set of properties, but the rent is higher.

9. The trio of orange properties is an excellent monopoly to own because of their relationship to Jail. A roll of 6 or 8 (two of the most common rolls) from Jail lands you on an orange.


In Monopoly City, you become a property developer building your dream city from the ground up. The Quick-play Electronic Trading Unit allows you to win entire districts at auction and then build residential housing, industrial complexes, skyscrapers, stadiums, and many other cool 3-D structures on them. Play your cards right and you could even own the prestigious Monopoly tower! A rival developer might play dirty and build a sewage plant right next to your prize property and force its value to tumble. Buy, build, wheel and deal your way to become the top dog in Monopoly City!



The Ultimate James Bond Collector's Edition of Monopoly lets you customize your Monopoly and play it your way every time! Your first mission is to choose 22 of the 51 locations from the label sheet. Then place the labels on each property square and deed card. Next you'll buy, sell, and trade your favorite locations from all 22 James Bond films. Bond Enemies and Bond Allies cards replace the classic Community Chest and Chance cards, and the special Card Decoder will reveal your hidden fate shown on them. The six collectible pewter tokens include Zorin's Airship, Q-Boat, Casino Royale Poker Chip, Octopus, Moon Buggy, and the Moonraker Space Shuttle.

Contents of Monopoly - Ultimate James Bond Collector's Edition:

  • Customizable Game Board
  • 51 Bond Location Labels
  • 51 Bond Location Deed Labels 22 Title Deed Cards
  • Play Money & Banker's tray
  • 16 Bond Allies Cards
  • 16 Bond Enemies Cards
  • 32 Houses Renamed Guards
  • 12 Hotels Renamed Security Systems
  • Rules
  • 6 Collectible Pewter Tokens
  • Dice



    Make millions with a swipe of your card! Monopoly Electronic Banking Edition is the first version of the classic board game that comes with debit cards instead of cash. Now you can pay fines and buy properties like Johnson Space Center, Disney World, and even the White House - all with the touch of a button. Buy and sell at today's current market prices with bank debit cards that store your millions. The six metal tokens created for modern times include a Segway Personal Transporter, a dog in a handbag, the Space Shuttle, a baseball cap, an Altoids tin, and a flat-screen TV. Requires 2 AAA batteries (not included).

    Contents of Monopoly - Electronic Banking Edition:

    1 Gameboard Electronic Banker Unit Title Deed Cards Chance and Community Chest Cards 6 Debit Cards 2 Dice 6 Tokens 32 Houses 12 Hotels Instructions



    Celebrate one of the most popular holiday films of all time with the A Christmas Story Collector's Edition of Monopoly. You can relive the funniest and most memorable moments buying, selling, and trading treasured mementos like Randy's Snowsuit, the Hubcap Full of Lug Nuts, and the coveted BB Gun. Included are six collectible pewter tokens: Fragile Crate, Leg Lamp, Bar of Soap, Broken Glasses, Ralphie's Bunny Suit, and Old Man's Car. So get your Secret Society Decoder Pin ready and take off your Pink Bunny Suit as you advance past GO on your way to receiving your "Major Award" in A Christmas Story Collector's Edition of Monopoly!

    Contents of Monopoly - A Christmas Story Edition:

    1 Game Board Title Deed Cards Play Money and Banker's Tray 16 Major Award Cards 16 Triple Dog Dare Cards 32 Gift Wrappings 12 Crates 6 Collectible Pewter Tokens 2 Dice Rules



    Bigger! Faster! Own it All... and More! Monopoly - Mega Edition offers four new reasons to play the world's favorite board game: You can own more with 12 editional spaces, including 9 new properties. Build more with Skyscrapers that allow you to earn "mega" rents, and you can even build a Depot on a railroad to double the rent. Get richer by starting with $2,500, including a $1,000 bill. Play faster with the 'speed' die that gives you a chance to travel to the next unowned property and free 'Bus Tickets' that can take you wherever you want to go... but use them quick, because they do expire. Monopoly - Mega Edition is sure to bring more fun and excitement to the game you know and love!

    Contents of Monopoly - Mega Edition:

  • Big quad-fold Game Board
  • 16 Community Chest cards
  • 16 Chance cards
  • 16 Bus Tickets
  • 37 Title Deed cards
  • Play money and Banker's tray
  • 32 Houses
  • 12 Hotels
  • 8 Skyscrapers
  • 4 Depots
  • Tokens
  • 2 Dice
  • 1 Speed Die
  • Illustrated Instructions

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    This is a shrink wrapped package of replacement Monopoly money to add to the game or replace some that you have lost.

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