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  • June 25, 2019

    CATAN VR released for Sony Playstation VR

    Launching on PlayStation®VR on June 25th, 2019, CATAN VR allows CATAN fans and new players alike to experience the board game on the most popular VR gaming platform. Take on other players around the world on every major VR platform or play against CATAN personalities and watch the island come to life in VR.

  • June 20, 2019

    CATAN for Nintendo Switch™ released!

    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.

  • June 7, 2019

    A classic returns! CATAN - Starfarers will be released this fall

    The most requests for no longer available games we receive, are for "The Starfarers of CATAN", the successful departure of the settlers into space from the year 1999. And yes, we also love this extraordinary variant of CATAN. Since the game is not available for a long time now, we have decided to release a new edition. And it will not be just a simple new production of the old game. …

  • June 5, 2019

    CATAN Universe: Two new big scenarios

    Even more fun in CATAN Universe! Defeat fearsome dragons or build a canal to make the desert fertile in the two new special scenarios "Enchanted Land" and "The Great Canal". The package with the two popular scenarios from the board game extension "CATAN - Treasures, Dragons and Explorers" will be available from June 5, 2019 as in-game purchase in CATAN Universe. > …

  • April 11, 2019

    CATAN for Nintendo Switch announced!

    Not for long then you can also explore CATAN on the Switch! Asmodee Digital has announced the release of CATAN for the popular Nintendo console for June 20, 2019. > …

  • April 9, 2019

    CATAN Universe - Third season announced, this time with Seafarers!

    Seasons are contests on CATAN Universe, the digital CATAN platform that will be held for a limited time. After signing up, you can play with many other players online for the top of the rankings. The next Season is going to start on the 12th of April at 01:00 pm (CEST) and will last until the 28th of April at 11:59 pm (CEST)! …

  • December 17, 2018

    CATAN Universe - The second season has begun!

    Seasons are contests on CATAN Universe, the digital CATAN platform that will be held for a limited time. After signing up, you can play with many other players online for the top of the rankings. This season will run until January 7th at 10am (GMT +1) and you will need to complete at least 5 ranked matches to reach the rankings. …

  • November 25, 2018

    CATAN World Championship 2018 in Cologne: The new world champion comes from Mexico

    On the 24th and 25th of November 2018, the best CATAN players in the world met in Cologne to host the World Championship. Board strategists from 46 countries fought for the title. Quetzal Hernandez from Mexico prevailed against the international competition and won the coveted first place. He qualifies automatically for the next World Championship in the USA. …

  • November 14, 2018

    4000 € donation for the Global Crop Diversity Trust

    We are very happy to announce: We were able to raise a donation of 2500€ by selling our new scenario CATAN - Crop Trust at the games fair in Essen. Thank you for your support! We will round up this amount to 4000€ and donate it to the Global Crop Diversity Trust. …

  • October 15, 2018

    "CATAN - Rise of the Inkas" now also available for Smartphone, Tablet, PC and Mac!

    Just as with the board game, the settlements are threatened with extinction at the height of their flowering. Embark on a journey through time in the jungles of South America, prove your tactical skills and lead your tribes through three exciting epochs. "CATAN - Rise of the Inkas" is now available as an in-game purchase in CATAN Universe. …