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What a crazy game it was!  I don’t think any of us can say it was what we expected. Some of us found ourselves absurdly addicted as the game made its way into our daily routines, others quickly dropped off the map as they found the game had veered off from the classical board game, [...]


Breaking News: The Game Ends in One Week

by MonopolyHQ on December 2, 2009 · 11 comments

Breaking News: The Game we’ve loved to the point of complete frustration is ending in one week – December 9th. Here’s the post from the original blog We want to thank you, the loyal players, for making MONOPOLY City Streets a huge success. We know it’s been said many times, but it bears repeating – [...]


Optimizing Your Game

by MonopolyHQ on November 6, 2009 · 26 comments

By now most of you have a decent hang of the game and your own ‘system’ and ‘strategy’.  If not, definitely read up on some of the past posts here on monopoly hq. This post will list out a few of the finer points to tweaking your game.  Keep in mind these are my own [...]


An Open Letter from Hasbro

by MonopolyHQ on October 15, 2009 · 4 comments

Finally an official update. This is a straight copy and paste, I wanted to leave open for the discussion with the community here. AN OPEN LETTER FROM HASBRO First, we want to thank everyone for their open and honest feedback on MONOPOLY City Streets. It has certainly been an eventful few weeks We want you [...]


Status Check

by MonopolyHQ on October 7, 2009 · 67 comments

It’s been almost a month since Monopoly City Streets launched. Here’s your chance to brag, rant, and share where you’re at in the game right now. The current in-game leaderboard doesn’t exactly reflect the true standings, and some of you I know are also hesitant with revealing your official monopoly city streets name to the [...]


State of the Game

by MonopolyHQ on October 2, 2009 · 30 comments

This is Day 23 since Monopoly City Streets went public to the world – integrating present day streets through google maps and a beloved childhood game for many. The concept is simply brilliant. … but we’ve definitely had a number of setbacks and challenges along the way, wouldn’t you say? A brief history. A massive [...]


The official update

by MonopolyHQ on September 22, 2009 · 24 comments

Here’s the official update from the development team: As promised, we have been working to combat foul play in the game and have begun correcting anomalies which have been used by a few to inflate their MONOPOLY City Streets coffers. Last week, in the interest of adding more excitement to game play, we increased the [...]


This just in: Rent multiplier gone!

by MonopolyHQ on September 21, 2009 · 37 comments

I was about to post some more awesome tips and strategies, when it looks like word is out that they have taken out the rent multiplier for streets over a million dollars. Needless to say this is a huge change in strategy for people, and an awful waste of time for those who’ve invested in [...]


First Day Insights to the New Game

by MonopolyHQ on September 18, 2009 · 1 comment

Congrats first go out to the Monopoly City Streets team for their efforts in listening and responding to the thousands of requests and issues brought up during the first week.  And great job upgrading the hardware, things are looking smooth with the initial onslaught. 1. Some people are still reporting issues registering into the game.  [...]

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New rules are in

by MonopolyHQ on September 18, 2009 · 1 comment

I was really hoping for at least some way of reducing multiple accounts and rent multipliers for neighboring/intersecting streets… but the following changes for the reset will have to do. According to the official blog: A short summary of some key changes: Streets can only change hands ONCE per day In other words, no street [...]

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Looking for help

by MonopolyHQ on September 15, 2009 · 1 comment

Wow, Monopoly is hot. This site is barely listed, and is getting hits like crazy. There are some really passionate monopoly fans out there. We’re committed to sorting through all the information out there and compiling the very best tips, tactics, and strategies on making the most of your game experience while having a great [...]

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