GameStop to Release Monopoly: Pokémon Kanto Edition on August 30th

on August 23, 2014 1:02 PM

Thanks to GameStop, Pokémon lovers can get their capitalism takeover on with the Monopoly: Pokémon Kanto Edition by USAopoly, Inc.

Releasing on August 30th, real estate is replaced with Pokémon characters from the classic 151 Pokémon of Generation I; they are also combined by Gym Leader from Brock’s Geodude to Giovanni’s Nidoking.

The tokens included are: Pikachu, Squirtle, Charmander, Bulbasaur, Eevee and Jigglypuff.

Lastly the houses and hotels have been replaced with Poké Marts and Pokémon Centers; while the Chance and Community Chest cards are replaced with Professor Oak and Trainer Battle cards.

Monopoly: Pokémon Kanto Edition is available for pre-order for $44.99.

Check out the pictures of the game below.

 /  Staff Writer
Former genius and a woman of mystery and power, whose power is exceeded only by her mystery, Dana Abercrombie has been playing video games since birth (yes birth...we did say "genius"). Despite her secret desire of wanting to give it all up to become a gorgeous billionaire, Dana is most passionate about video games and films often times getting in many heated debates resulting in being thrown out of many gatherings. Despite having a degree in English AND Journalism (multi-tasking FTW!) from the University at Albany-SUNY, she is currently interested in perusing a degree at Yale Law School, because one should never give up on a dream of becoming a gorgeous billionaire...and knowing how to sue someone as a result of those heated debates