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CATAN for Nintendo Switch™ released!

June 20, 2019

The newest adaption of CATAN was just released on Nintendo Switch™ by Asmodee Digital, a leader in digital board game entertainment. The game has been developed in cooperation with USM and Exozet, publisher and developer of multiple digital CATAN games.

CATAN leverages all the benefits of the Nintendo Switch™ system while providing players with the full CATAN experience. For added variety and challenges, CATAN players can experience a unique campaign mode with numerous scenarios, each with a unique scenario. As showcased by the launch trailer, they can enjoy a modern take on the classic CATAN style and choose from various board pieces, profiles and table designs, with the added comfort of a digital user interface.

An online mode* that includes leaderboards, allows Nintendo Switch Online players all over the world to compete in order to become the greatest settler of CATAN. Players can join the competition while enjoying the game in TV mode or on-the-go with the hand-held mode.

Content and Expansions

The Seafarers Expansion is included in the base game, allowing players to set sail to explore the magnificent islands of CATAN. Uncharted lands await the most intrepid settlers while new gameplay elements, such as building ships and the addition of the pirate, offer new opportunities to explore.

The Cities & Knights Expansion, aimed at advanced players, is available now as a separate purchase, bringing the golden age of trade and prosperity to CATAN. The wealth of the region has attracted barbarians, and the knights of CATAN will be needed to repel the invader. Players must unite and defend the island of CATAN against a common enemy, while simultaneously competing for the control of cities and metropolises.

*Nintendo Switch Online membership and Nintendo Account required for online play.


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