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  • November 15, 2010

    The Rivals for Catan™ is hitting store shelves!


    The Rivals for Catan™ have hit store shelves a couple of days ago! This two-player card game is the perfect way for two players to compete for the control of Catan in under an hour. [Please click here for more details.]> …

  • November 3, 2010

    Catan on Facebook Exceeds 70,000 Catanimals!

    71.137 Facebook Catanimals!

    In June we proudly announced that “The Settlers of Catan” fan page on Facebook exceeded 60,000 fans. Guess what: Now there are more than 70k Catanimals - and counting! Thanks folks, you are the greatest! …

  • November 3, 2010

    Prof. Easy’s Interactive Online Tutorial for “The Rivals for Catan” Now Available!

    The Rivals for Catan

    Join Prof. Easy, Siegfried and Marlene in an online demo of “Rivals for Catan” and learn how to play Klaus Teuber's exciting 2-player game in a quick and easy way.   [Click here to start the online tutorial]> …

  • October 29, 2010

    The Rivals Introduce Themselves

    Rivals for Catan - Card Overview

    In September, we informed you that the Catan game "The Rivals for Catan" for 2 players had been published. In the meantime, we have received many inquiries from interested players who wanted to take a look at the cards so lovingly designed by Michael Menzel. In addition to that, this list containing the cards of the Theme Sets is really helpful for those who want to prepare for the Theme Games. In compliance with this request, we have provided an overview including all expansion cards, event cards, and action cards of the game for free download here on our website.   Click here to download the PDF file. …

  • October 25, 2010

    Seafarers Expansion for iPhone/iPad – apply for the Beta!


    Development of “Catan – The Seafarers” for iPhone/iPod touch/iPad has entered the final stage: Exozet Games and USM Publishing invite you to apply for the Beta. You don’t have to wait until the official release: Apply now and be one of the first to have a closer look at the Beta of “Catan – The Seafarers” for iPhone and iPad! …

  • October 21, 2010

    Settlers of America Big 50 Contest!

    Settlers of America - T-shirt

    Mayfair Games and Catan, Inc. are launching a contest in celebration of Settlers of America: Trails to Rails™, the most recent and popular addition to the Catan family of games. This contest is all about Catan and American history. We'd like to see gamers from all 50 states show us their best Catan-themed photo, shot in a historical or significant US location that is local to their state of residence. …

  • October 19, 2010

    October Newsletter online


    The new issue of the Catan Newswire is online! You can read about the most up-to-date and exciting Catan news by following the link in this story.   Read Octobers's Catan Newswire at the link above to find out more about: Big 50 Contest! Rivals for Catan in COW Catan HD for iPad Third COW Game Period Begins Part 8 - Era of Progress and The Duel Catan Birthday Cake Catan in the Media 2010 WWCC Weekend Mayfair Games at Essen NACC Event Updates > …

  • October 19, 2010

    "The Rivals for Catan™" in the Catan Online World!

    The Rivals for Catan in the Catan Online World

    The brand new Catan game "The Rivals for Catan™" is available in the Catan Online World before it hits shelves later this year! "The Rivals for Catan™" is the comprehensive reworked re-release of the popular Catan Card Game. The updated game offers a big variety of game play, including: an Introductory Game, three Theme Sets and the exciting Duel Mode! …

  • September 29, 2010

    “Catan HD” for iPad now available in the App Store!

    Catan HD for iPad

    As of today, “Catan HD” for Apple iPad is available for US$ 4.99! Please click here to be taken directly to the App Store!   Like with its predecessor for the iPhone and the iPod touch, up to four players can play locally against each other. Of course, savvy computer opponents are available as well. …

  • September 27, 2010

    The Reform of the Card Game 2010 – Part 8

    Klaus Teuber

    Part 8 – The “Era of Progress” Theme Set and the Duel Introduction The “Era of Progress” Theme Game is played with the Theme Set of that name and the basic cards I introduced in part 5 of my series of blog posts about the reform of the Card Game. In the fictitious history of Catan, the environment of this set belongs to the 15th century. …


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