Houzz renovates Cluedo mansion

Vote to help refurnish the Cluedo mansion

27 Aug, 19

Home renovation and design website Houzz has teamed up with toy company Hasbro to renovate the Cluedo mansion, celebrating the board game’s 70th anniversary.

Houzz renovates Cluedo mansion


Visitors to the site can vote for the room they would most like to see in the Cluedo mansion, with new room options including a bathroom, drawing room, guest room or an update of The Hall.

The Classic Cluedo boardgame features nine home locations – the kitchen, ballroom, conservatory, Billiards room, library, study, hall, lounge and dining room.

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Voting is live in all countries where Houzz has a live platform, the UK, the US, Australia, France, Germany, Russia, Japan, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Sweden, Ireland, Singapore, New Zealand and India.

There are more than 2.4million active home professionals on the Houzz platform.

Results of the vote will be revealed on October 21, and the game with updated mansion will go on sale in December 2019,

Launched in 1949 by Brit Anthony Pratt, the game is based on the murder of Mr Boddy, the host of a dinner party.

There are five suspects Professor Plum, Colonel Mustard, Miss Scarlet, Mrs Peacock and Dr Orchid, who replaced Mrs White in 2016.

And there is a choice of five murder weapons; candlestick, dagger, pistol, lead pipe, wrench and the rope.

To win the game, players must correctly identify the murderer, weapon and the location of the deed.

Sold in 30 countries worldwide,  there are 324 possible plot outcomes in Cluedo.