Monopoly DPD was a limited edition release which was distributed to DPD employees as a gift for Christmas 2021. The co-ordination of this edition was managed by Birch Print. They claimed to have dispatched this edition to over 23,000 people in the DPD network from a total of 154 pallets.
Houses have been renamed Urban Depots and Hotels have been renamed Regional Hubs.
The reverse of the Box states:
Welcome to the DPD edition of MONOPOLY! We’ve teamed up with the lovely people at Hasbro to bring you a unique DPD version of this iconic board game. It comes with a massive thank you from your Senior Management Team for everything you’ve done this year to provide an awesome delivery service to our customers.
We hope you’ll find this DPD game as amazing as you are and will enjoy playing with family and friends. Wherever you travel, the game is a great reminder of how big and successful we’ve become in the UK, thanks to the amazing DNA that you show every day. So, select your DPD token and take a tour of our depots, hubs and offices as you build your empire to be crowned the ultimate DPD MONOPOLY winner.
2022 – Trivial Pursuit
After the success of the 2021 Monopoly DPD. Employees of the delivery company received another board game as a gift for Christmas 2022 – DPD Trivial Pursuit.
The game was once again organised by Birch Print – who suggest there will be a 2023 DPD board game… The quantity produced is ~15,000.
When families and friends get together, there’s no better excuse for getting out Trivial Pursuit! This special edition will ‘deliver’ hours of fun-packed quizzing, including 300 DPD-specific questions, so if you work for DPD, you’re at a definite advantage. There are plenty of other categories to ensure everyone can put their knowledge to the test, so what are you waiting for? Complete your wedge of every colour, including DPD red, and win the game!DPD TRIVIAL PURSUIT
- DPD & Parcels
- World Geography
- Popular Culture
- European History
- Environment & Wildlife
- Sports & Hobbies
As of 2023, two different editions of Ribena Monopoly have been released. Both have been distributed as prizes in Ribena promotions.
Jump to 2022 Ribena Monopoly
Only 10,000 Monopoly Ribena editions were produced. This travel sized edition measures at 15 x 15 x 4 cm. It was produced by Globetrade; a Belgium based company that is an official partner of Hasbro (also produced a very similar sized travel Monopoly for the Australian market – see 2016 travel).
To enter the competition and have a chance of winning one of these limited edition sets, during early 2022, you must purchase any promotional bottle of Ribena (850ml Ribena Squash Bottle or 2 litre Ribena Sparkling). Scan the QR code and enter the last four digits of the barcode.
Two dice will roll. A double 6 won you this limited edition Monopoly Ribena, or a double 3 won a standard Hasbro game:
- 400 x Monopoly (Classic)
- 495 x Jenga
- 495 x Twister
- 500 x Cluedo Classic Board Game
- 495 x Cluedo Liars Board Game
- 4 Tokens (Different Ribena bottles)
- 28 Title Deed Cards
- 16 Chance Card & 16 Community Chest Cards
- 36 Houses (an extra 4)
- 10 Hotels (a decrease of 2)
- 2 Dice
- Money Pack
- Game Guide
The gameboard is a standard London UK Board with certain spaces switched such as Electric Company to Recycling Point.
See the remains of the promotional Ribena – Hasbro website here: https://www.ribena.co.uk/hasbro/
Ribena ran a similar promotion during 2021. By scanning the QR code, shoppers had the chance to win one of 25,000 classic Hasbro games. However 2022 marks the first time that a special Monopoly has been produced for the grand prize.
The contents list is identical to the 2022 release. The games are produced by GlobeTrade.
Ribena ran a similar promotion in 2023 between 1st July and 31st August. Customers who bought one of either Ribena Squash 850ml, Ribena Squash 1.5L (photographed below) or Ribena 500ml were eligible to enter a prize draw. 3,333 Monopoly Ribena – as well as 3,333 Ribena Trivial Pursuits & 3,333 Ribena Twisters were distributed as a Collection of three Ribena games.
|3,333||Ribena Mini-Board Game Collection|
Ribena Trivial Pursuit
|1st July to 28th July|
|375||Risk||28th July to 31st August|
|375||Trivial Pursuit Family Edition||28th July to 31st August|
|375||Cluedo Classic Refresh||28th July to 31st August|
|375||Jenga||28th July to 31st August|
|375||Twister||28th July to 31st August|
|375||Connect 4 Grid||28th July to 31st August|
|375||Classic Operation||28th July to 31st August|
|1000||Monopoly (Classic)||28th July to 31st August|
|500||Five Alive Card Game||28th July to 31st August|
Monopoly Junior – Pokémon
2 in 1 – Monopoly & Scrabble
Carry handle. Board is a mistranslated copy of the French Monopoly board. Box states ‘Paker Brothers’ instead of Parker. Many translation errors on box, board & instructions. Low quality.
Designed for two players only. Monopoly Rivals Edition is part of Hasbro’s Rivals Edition line of games. Primarily sold in Aldi in the UK.
German edition photographed