Monopoly Celebrates 80 Years in France with Real money in Game Sets

Monopoly Celebrates 80 Years in France with Real money in Game SetsIn a unique promotional stunt, Hasbro is placing real money in some sets of a special edition of the board game, Monopoly. The board game is celebrating its 80th anniversary in France and at least eighty lucky people will get their hands on sets stuffed with real bills mixed with the fake currencies.

One lucky winner out of the 80 will have a chance to hit the major jackpot which holds a complete set of real money worth 20,580 euros approximately $23,268. The other seventy nine game sets contain hundreds of euros to be won.

In addition to the jackpot, ten game sets will have5 real twenty euro notes, 2 fifty euro notes and 1 hundred euro note. This is surely going to make some child's dream come true. Lesser amount of money has been put in the other sixty nine game sets. They include 5, ten euro notes and 5 twenty euro notes. Florence Gaillard the Hasbro France brand manager said, "We wanted to do something unique. When we asked our French customers, they told us they wanted to find real money in their Monopoly boxes."