MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Hey Monopoly fans, say “sew long” to the iconic Thimble token.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Another Cold Front To Bring Storms And A Cooler Breeze This Weekend
After nearly a month of voting in the Monopoly Token Madness campaign, more than 4 million votes from fans around the world decided that the Thimble token will not “Pass GO” in the next generation of the Monopoly game.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Police Investigating Attempted Child Abduction
The game’s maker, Hasbro, said despite being an integral part of day-to-day life when the token was originally added to the game in 1935, the lucky Thimble has lost its ‘shine’ with today’s fans.
Fans can visit Facebook.com/Monopoly, @HasbroNews on Twitter and @Hasbro on Instagram (#MonopolyVote) to say to bid their Thimble token adieu and continue to show their support for the other 63 contenders vying for a spot in the next generation of the game!MORE NEWS: Barney The Gorilla Undergoes Extensive Medical Exam At Zoo Miami
Hasbro will reveal the final results on World Monopoly Day, March 19. The eight fan-picked Monopoly tokens will be updated in the Monopoly game hitting shelves this August.