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The Best Editions of Monopoly  

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List Rules Only Hasbro and USAopoly editions of the Monopoly board game

The classic Monopoly board game was first made in 1935 and has since become a household name. The game has gone through several updates, versions, and editions through the years but has remained the best property buying and selling board game everyone remembers.  Which version of Monopoly is your favorite?

Read further to learn about how the rules change in each variation of the game. In the Monopoly Cheaters Edition players are encouraged to cheat and even move other players' monopoly pieces or steal money from the bank! There are also Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead themes which means you can buy, sell, and trade property in almost any fictional universe out there. Some of these editions even come with oversized collectable game tokens. Have fun moving across the board as your favorite Pokémon, Batman, and Star Wars characters. Check out the Ultimate Banking Edition if you want to do away with paper money all together as the center electronic console keeps track of everything in the game. If you want a version where you don't buy property but collect experiences instead, try out the Monopoly for Millennials edition.

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Monopoly Classic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Editions of Monopoly
Photo: Hasbro

Tokens: T-Rex, Rubber duck, Battleship, Cat, Dog, Penguin

2-6 Players

Gameplay variations:

  • Build houses and hotels on your properties and bankrupt your opponents to win it all

Price: $14.59

Monopoly Cheaters Edition is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Editions of Monopoly
Photo: Hasbro

Tokens: Hat, Car, T-Rex, Dog, Penguin, Cat

2-6 Players

Gameplay variations:

  • Cheating is part of the game
  • Cheat cards encourage players to cheat and which cheat to attempt

Price: $15.88

Monopoly: Ultimate Banking Edi... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Editions of Monopoly
Photo: Hasbro

Tokens: Boat, Plane, Car, Helicopter

2-4 Players

Gameplay variations:

  • Instant transactions and cashless gameplay
  • Introducing Event cards
  • Property values rise and fall
  • Bank cards track players' wealth

Price: $18.67

Monopoly Millionaire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Editions of Monopoly
Photo: Hasbro

Tokens: Boat, Plane, Motorcycle, Car

2-4 Players

Gameplay variations:

  • First player to a make a million dollars wins