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Last Updated: Thursday, 27 January, 2005, 09:51 GMT
Reality check for Monopoly game
Monopoly board game
The final list of names has yet to be decided
The London Eye, Covent Garden and Wembley Stadium are some of the hot new properties up for grabs in a revamped version of the board game Monopoly.

Airports have replaced railway stations and there is a chance to win the lottery in the limited edition of the game which goes on sale in June.

Players could be landed with paying the congestion charge as the game aims to reflects modern day life in London.

A prototype of the game goes on show at Toy Fair 2005 in London on Thursday.

Go to Jail

On the new board the 28 addresses in squares around the four sides of the board have been replaced with tourist attractions.

But manufacturers Parker say the final list of names has yet to be decided.

Gatwick, Heathrow, London City and Stansted airports will feature instead of the traditional railway stations.

The rise in property prices since the game first came out 70 years ago has also been reflected.

However the four corner squares of Go, Go to Jail, Jail and Free Parking still feature in the latest edition.


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