EA launches board games on Samsung Smart TV

Thursday, 8 November 2012 08:17 GMT By Dave Cook

EA has launched two board games on Samsung Smart TV. Available in the US, Monopoly and the Game of Life are available now.

Engadget reports that both games are on the Samsung app marketplace now and each cost $10. They will both feature connectvity to Samsung smartphones, specifically the S1, S2 and S3. Phone features include using your pocket device to spin dice and wheels on the board.

No release date for the UK versions has been given, but we’ll update when we can. What do you think of EA’s release? Are family board games via TV a good move, or do they defeat the point of getting the family way from the telly? Let us know below.

Thanks Joystiq.

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