In a thrilling development for board game enthusiasts and residents alike, Monopoly is gearing up to launch its official Abu Dhabi edition next month. The excitement surrounding this announcement reached new heights as Mr. Monopoly himself made a special appearance at the iconic Louvre Abu Dhabi over the weekend.
A Game to Resonate Through Generations
The team responsible for bringing the official Abu Dhabi Monopoly to life, Winning Moves, expressed their enthusiasm, stating, “We are thrilled to bring the magic of MONOPOLY to Abu Dhabi. This edition will encapsulate the essence of the Emirate, ensuring a game that resonates with both locals and visitors for generations to come.”
Anticipating the Icons on the Board
As speculation and anticipation build, it’s expected that the visually stunning Louvre Abu Dhabi, where Mr. Monopoly initiated his tour of the city, will undoubtedly secure a prime spot on the board. Enthusiasts are also holding their breath for other sought-after attractions such as Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, and the ever-popular Yas Waterworld.
Beyond the Theme Parks: Cultural and Architectural Marvels
The board is likely to showcase the diverse cultural and architectural tapestry of Abu Dhabi, with anticipated appearances from landmarks like Emirates Palace, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Qasr Al Hosn, and Qasr Al Watan.
Abu Dhabi’s Cityscape
Enthusiasts are eager to see a miniature representation of the cityscape, with hopes high for recognizable structures like Etihad Towers, the Capital Gate Building, W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, and Aldar HQ to make it to the coveted spaces on the board. Streets such as the Corniche, Electra Street, Hamdan Street, Muroor Road, and Old Airport Road are considered quintessential additions to authentically capture the spirit of Abu Dhabi.
While the price of the Monopoly: Abu Dhabi Edition is yet to be disclosed, its Dubai counterpart is currently retailing for Dhs199. The much-anticipated release date is set for December, making it an ideal holiday gift for board game enthusiasts and fans of the city alike.
A Collector’s Item in the Making
As the city eagerly awaits the release of this unique edition, the inclusion of iconic landmarks and streets is expected to transform the Monopoly: Abu Dhabi Edition into a cherished collector’s item. Brace yourselves for a nostalgic journey through the city’s most beloved landmarks and attractions, promising a delightful blend of strategic gameplay and local charm.
Prepare to roll the dice, make strategic moves, and claim ownership of your favorite Abu Dhabi landmarks in this special edition set to captivate both residents and visitors alike.