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Billy McBoatface
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According to the rules, once all your mice are either eaten or in a mouse hole, you still roll. You just do nothing unless you roll a cat, then you move the cat.

I and my daughter found this confusing and annoying. What's the fun of rolling, seeing a "3", and being able to do nothing about it?

Our variant: When you have no mice left, don't roll. Just move the cat to the next space.

This also means that once somebody is out of the game, watch out! The cat really screams around the board. Now jumping into mouse holes early can be good tactical play, because it means that the other players had better clear the track as well! Good fun.
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Jeremiah Lee
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This sounds great, I like what it adds to the game.
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But we have to change the rules because Monopoly's so boring!
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yeah this sounds like it might add a lot to the game actually.
I've just got the game for christmas 2013 and my kids love it especially mu 5 year old but after maybe a dozen plays I have to say the cat doesn't really pose to big a threat, this suggestion might just make it a bit more exciting.
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