Hasbro and Ubisoft announced the launch of the Hasbro Game Channel which will begin airing on game consoles this fall.
Hasbro Game Channel will be available to download on Xbox One, Xbox 360 PlayStation4 and PlayStation3 systems. The first games to be featured on the Hasbro Game Channel will be Monopoly, Risk and Trivial Pursuit.
· Monopoly Plus: While players will recognize the classic Monopoly board, the 3D version of the Monopoly Plus board will evolve throughout the game Monopoly Plus also lets players choose their favorite ‘House Rules' to customize gameplay on and offline.
· Risk: Keeping with the 2010 rules and familiar map layout, HGC’s Risk is now optimized with modern armies, 3D tactical battlefields, configurable win conditions and rule variants. Online league play will allow players to compete with people from around the world.
· Trivial Pursuit Live!: Now in a TV show setting, TPL features reinvented question formats, customizable game lengths, and a variety of game rounds and rules for players.
“We have worked closely with Ubisoft on the development of the Hasbro Game Channel, which will bring family and friends together for a fun and social gaming experience with their favorite brands," said Mark Blecher, senior vice president, digital gaming and corporate development, Hasbro. "The new console games will allow players to connect and play with others, not just in their living rooms, but around the world.”