UBISOFT® AND HASBRO ANNOUNCE MONOPOLY GAME FOR NINTENDO SWITCH
SYDNEY, Australia — April 13, 2017 — Today, Ubisoft® and Hasbro announced that a MONOPOLY console video game will be joining the Ubisoft lineup on Nintendo Switch™ in fall 2017.
Ubisoft is bringing the iconic game to Nintendo’s new console for players of all ages to own it all anytime, anywhere, at home on the TV screen or on-the-go in tabletop mode. With Nintendo Switch capabilities, Monopoly fans can feel the roll of the dice with the HD Rumble feature and play with up to six players online or offline. As they progress, players can also win rewards, unlock new exclusive content and watch the city prosper in front of their eyes!
Monopoly for Nintendo Switch will offer new twists on the classic board game with additional content, more interactions and new rules.
For more information about Monopoly for Nintendo Switch, please visit ubisoft.com
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