CATAN Studio Kicks Off CATAN – Soccer Fever scenario
Cheer on your hometown team as the rival factions compete on the pitch.
Roseville, MN (July 14, 2023) - CATAN Studio, the publishers behind the beloved CATAN board game series, is thrilled to unveil their latest creation: CATAN –Soccer Fever, an exciting expansion that brings the world's most beloved sport to the shores of the island of Catan. Its main premise: Soccer mania has taken hold, captivating the hearts of Catanians everywhere as they cheer for their hometown teams.
In CATAN – Soccer Fever, players find themselves immersed in the thrilling world of soccer, as they compete against each other to win matches and claim the championship cup. With every settlement or city built, attention turns to the soccer stadium, where players go head-to-head in exhilarating shootouts to climb the leaderboard. The matches offer valuable bonuses, including resources and development cards, as players lead their team to victory and gain extra victory points.
This light-hearted scenario for the CATAN base game is a joyful celebration of soccer and soccer fans worldwide. Even if you are not into soccer, you will love the short and entertaining matches with your fellow players. The gameplay is delightfully interactive, requiring players to flick or toss die-cut soccer balls onto the pitch to score goals. The innovative folio unfolds into a soccer pitch, providing an immersive experience for players. When not in use, the folio conveniently stores all the game components, ensuring it takes up minimal shelf space.
"We are delighted to announce the long-awaited release of our latest creation, which will appeal to CATAN players and sports fans worldwide. Whether or not you're a soccer enthusiast, this game will have you cheering. By incorporating the exhilarating mini-game of soccer shootouts, we've elevated the fun factor to new heights.” Kelli Schmitz, Brand Development Director of CATAN Studio, “We are especially thrilled to launch this game, coinciding with the highly anticipated upcoming soccer events taking place worldwide. This unique experience will immerse players in the excitement of their very own miniature global competition, right at their kitchen table."
"I'm a football fan myself, and nothing compares to the atmosphere of watching your favorite team in a large stadium.” Benjamin Teuber, Managing Director at CATAN GmbH. “That's what sparked my inspiration to bring that same electrifying experience to the CATAN table—melding the world of football with the captivating realm of CATAN."
CATAN Soccer is now available in the United States, United Kingdom,Canada, and Australia at local games stores and online at catanshop.com/catan-soccer-fever. For more information about CATAN Soccer and other CATAN Studio products, visit catan.com.