MONOPOLY – THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR BOARD GAME ARRIVES IN DUBAI
The world’s most recognizable board game icon is about to set foot in the United Arab Emirates, bringing along a unique MONOPOLY board game, one set in Dubai! A bustling metropolis full of world-firsts, opulent hotels, and entertainment hotspots, Dubai is in no shortage of must-sees! But which will make it on the board? Starting today, follow Mr. Monopoly’s journey as he visits iconic locations around the city and start guessing which will have a spot on the world’s most famous board game.
Throughout the following weeks, both Dubai residents and tourists will have the chance to meet and greet with Mr. Monopoly, joining him in numerous activities around town. To track the man in the top hat, follow #MrMonopolyinTown and #MonopolyDXB on Instagram for a chance to meet him at his next location! Players will have a chance to “Pass Go” when Mr. Monopoly reveals his new board on the 4th of November. Until then, the guessing game is on!
Winning Moves, manufacturers of the official Dubai version of MONOPOLY, under license from Hasbro, says, “We are thrilled to bring the official Dubai MONOPOLY board game to the residents and tourists of the region. This edition will be everything you love about the traditional game, adapted in a way that Dubaians will enjoy for generations to come.”
Atlantis, The Palm says, “When we heard that Mr. Monopoly was touring iconic landmarks on his debut visit to Dubai, we knew we had to be the first location on his journey. It is an absolute pleasure to welcome him to the shores of Atlantis, The Palm and we look forward to helping him ticket off a few bucket-list items on his visit”.
Issam Kazim, CEO, Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM)commented: “We are excited to extend our support to Hasbro with the launch of the iconic Dubai Monopoly board, a first in the region. This internationally recognised, and much-loved family game, will not only promote the city’s diverse destination offering to a global audience, but Monopoly’s newest board will provide both visitors and residents with an exciting new way to discover the city.”
Excited to play the world’s most popular game in a way that pays tribute to all things Dubai?
MONOPOLY: Dubai Edition will be available from the 5th of November at leading retailers across the region and will be part of a new ‘OFFICIAL DUBAI GAMES RANGE’ that includes TOP TRUMPS, TOP TRUMPS MATCH and other selected editions specifically for the Dubai community. MONOPOLY © 1935, 2019 Hasbro. All Rights Reserved.