The Hollywood Reporter has broken the news that famed director Ridley Scott will be helming a movie based on one of the most popular board games of all time, Monopoly. Say what? A three time Academy Award nominated best director is making a film based on a game with no actual plot? To make it even more mind boggling, they are reporting that the film will have a “futuristic sheen along the lines of his [Scott’s] iconic Blade Runner.”

Hold on, let me check a calendar… no, it is not April Fools, this article is serious. Inspired by this news, we went ahead and made a mock up of what Ridley Scott’s Monopoly movie poster might look like…