Over the past few years the folks over at Monopoly have released a selection of video game variations of the traditional Monopoly board game, with more recent designs including Sonic Boom, Assassin’s Creed and Street Fighter; but during this week the Monopoly company announced that it would be releasing a board game variation based on the popular JPRG Final Fantasy VII.
Thats right; an official Monopoly board game variation of Final Fantasy VII will soon be coming to retail, with the current release date slated for April 2017.
Delve into the evolving city of Midgar in search of the latest business opportunities. Perhaps you’ll buy up a string of plots for housing development for the people, or go industrial and build a Mako reactor plant.
Trade with fellow players to secure key location and facilities and watch as savvy buyers secure a big pay day. A roll of a dice and a shrewd business mind will pave your way to success…Just watch out in case Shin-ra bring your empire crashing down!
- 8 tokens
- 28 Title Deed cards
- 16 Chance cards
- 16 Community Chest cards
- Money pack
- 32 houses
- 12 hotels
- 2 dice
Images of what the board will look like, or it’s contents, have yet to be revealed but it is a collectable piece of merchandise that I am sure every Final Fantasy fan will want to own as part of their collection.