New Monopoly cat token debuts in new edition of the board game
A promised, a cat is the new Monopoly token. Hasbro officially retired the iron, and now the newest edition of the classic board game includes a feline metal token instead.
Habsro let fans vote to decide what the next Monopoly piece would be. The cat ended up triumphing over the other options, which were a diamond ring, a helicopter, a guitar and a robot. The announcement that the cat would replace the iron came in February.
In case you need more assurance that this new token is a "purrrrrrrfect" addition to the Monopoly family, check out Gizmodo's review of the item. It's hilarious, but assures everyone that the cat is a welcome addition to the Monopoly family.