There’s A ‘Stranger Things’ Monopoly Edition And You Will Never Afford The Upside Down

16 November 2017, 16:48

Stranger Things, Netflix
Picture: Netflix

By James Wilson-Taylor

The perfect Christmas gift for any Netflix fan has finally arrived.

Great news for fans of Netflix and board games - Stranger Things monopoly has arrived!

Stranger Things Monopoly
Stranger Things Monopoly. Picture: Hasbro

The officially licensed special edition set moves the location from the streets of London to Hawkins, Indiana, as you speed around the board with your very own bicycle token instead of the classic top hat or dog.

Community Chest and Chance cards are replaced by Walkie-Talkie messages and Blinking Lights, while houses and hotels now come in the form of Forts and Hideouts.

Stranger Things Monopoly
Stranger Things Monopoly. Picture: Hasbro

You can preorder the game now for £29.99 with the release date set for November 30th.

Check out the full description of the game below:

"Strange and terrible things have begun happening in Hawkins, Indiana… better huddle down and break out a nice board game with your pals! Will Byers has gone missing. Players choose an 80s-inspired token or one “ripped from the Upside Down” to move around the board trying to find him. Pretend to search the town of Hawkins and buy, sell, and trade locations and vehicles from the show. The game includes Walkie-Talkie and Blinking Lights cards, replacing Community Chest and Chance cards, while Forts and Hideouts replace houses and hotels. Who will win the game and avoid getting trapped in the “Upside Down?” Includes gameboard, 8 tokens, 28 Title Deed cards, 16 Walkie-Talkie cards, 16 Blinking Lights cards, 32 Forts, 12 Hideouts, 2 dice, money pack, and game guide. Ages 14 and up. For 2 to 8 players."