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The New Monopoly Piece is Officially a Friendly Feline Figurine

 - Feb 7, 2013
References: hasbro & suckmytrend
The classic boardgame is is getting a much-needed update and the new Monopoly piece is none other than a friendly feline figurine. The campaign to replace the iron game token in the classic fiduciary pastime came about a little while back and the audience has spoken; the piece will be replaced with a cat.

The piece was chosen as a fan favorite that sat amongst a number of other choices from a robot to other more obscure, but modern selections. Available for voting on the Monopoly Facebook page, the vote first consisted of figuring out which game token was the least favorite. The iron proved to be the least favorite of the bunch and the vote quickly changed to one regarding what should be the new Monopoly piece; the masses have spoken and their voices cry for cats!