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  • August 4, 2010

    Prof Easy's Quick Guide - Settlers of America - Trails to Rails

    Settlers of America - Quick Guide

    Our good old friend Professor Easy is doing the honors once more: He explains to you the nuts and bolts of Klaus Teuber's latest game “The Settlers of America – Trails to Rails”. [Click here to be taken to the Quick Guide for “Settlers of America”] [Click here to read  more about about “Settlers of America”] [Click here to buy “Settlers of America”]> …

  • July 30, 2010

    Settlers of America “Trails to Rails” - now available!

    Settlers of America

    The 19th Century has arrived and America is heading west. Wagon trains of settlers seeking fresh lives and opportunities strike out to tame the wild land of the west. From the vast prairies they wrest fertile land for crops and grazing lands for their voracious cattle herds. Experience the pioneer days of the Wild West! …

  • June 23, 2010

    In the Name of the Heroes – The Winners of the Prize Drawing for the Card Game


    The prize drawing for the revised version of the Catan Card Game "The Princes of Catan" has concluded. We received over 185 entries, 145 of which were correct and valid. > …

  • June 22, 2010

    Vectorform to launch “The Settlers of Catan” for Microsoft Surface

    Catan on Microsoft Surface

    “The Settlers of Catan” has been one of the most popular strategic board games since its official launch in 1995. The game is translated in over 30 languages and sold more than 15 million copies. Now Vectorform Game Studio brings you “The Settlers of Catan” as presented by Mayfair for the Microsoft Surface. …

  • June 4, 2010

    Catan for iPad: Now accepting Beta applications

    Catan for iPad

    Development of the highly anticipated iPad game “Catan” has entered the final stage: Exozet Games and USM Publishing invite you to apply for the Beta. You can soon play the new conversion of the board game classic “The Settlers of Catan” on your iPad! But you don’t have to wait until the official release: …

  • May 31, 2010

    In the Name of the Heroes - Prize Drawing for the Card Game

    In fall of 2010, a completely revised version of the Catan Card Game for 2 players will be published. In this context, we are holding a prize drawing where participants can win a 3D-Catan, 4x “The Settlers of America,” and 5x the Catan Dice Game Deluxe Edition. …

  • May 26, 2010

    Catan for Sony PlayStation®3 [Update]

    Catan for PS3

    As of now, “Catan” for Sony PS3 is available for 4.99 EUR on PlayStation®Network throughout Europe. [Update:] The release date for the USA has been confirmed to be June 15. It will be available for US$ 6.49. [Click here to read more]> …

  • May 26, 2010

    PlayCatan Browser Games on Android Cellphone

    There is a constant bickering about the question if touch screen mobile devices like the iPhone etc. should support Flash or not. The brand new Google mobile operating system Android 2.2 “Froyo” finally meets all requirements necessary to display Flash animations and as well Flash games. We tried it ourselves with our PlayCatan Browser Games “Oceania” and ”Starship Catan Light” on an already updated Google Nexus One cellphone. …

  • May 4, 2010

    Prof. Easy explains “The Settlers of Catan” in Bulgarian


    Prof. Easy, Marlene, Vicky, and Siegfried went back to school - and now they present you “The Settlers of Catan - The Board Game“ in fluent Bulgarian. [Please click here to watch the Bulgarian game tutorial]> …

  • April 15, 2010

    Catan Online World: 2nd Game Period Starts


    After a period of 6 months, today the 2nd game period of the Metagame started. Once again, the cities of the Catan Online World get ready to compete for the title "Capital of Catan." This is, therefore, the perfect moment to join the world of Catan. The city whose citizens can complete the most city expansion projects becomes the new capital of the Catan Online World. …