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Question about The Helpers of Catan If Lin lures the robber into the desert, do I receive 1 resource even though I don't have a settlement or city adjacent to the terrain hex the robber occupied before?

Answer

It doesn't matter whether or not you or other players have a settlement or city adjacent to that terrain hex. You receive the resource because the robber runs off to the desert to spend some quality time with Lin until the next "7" is rolled.