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  • October 7, 2011

    International Catan Day - November 15th, 2011

    Catan Day

    Catanians from around the world unite, November 15th, 2011 is International Catan Day! The Catan team and want to bring players from all over the globe together for the first ever Catan Day. Meet up with settlers from around the world to share photos, thoughts and memories. Prizes will be awarded to the top Meetup groups! …

  • September 21, 2011

    More than 200,000 Likes for Catan on Facebook!

    200,000 Likes for Catan on Facebook!

    We lost track a little bit - but woohoo, we recently broke the "200,000 Likes on Facebook" sonic barrier! > …

  • September 21, 2011

    WWCC - The World Wide Catan Championship


    The Worldwide Catan Championship 2012 is being hosted in US. Mayfair Games has announced the event will take place outside Valley Forge, PA at the historic Normandy Farm. Stay tuned for more details about the championship. The list of events for the WWCC 2012 will be posted soon. …

  • September 21, 2011

    The Settlers of Catan - The Novel: Available Nov. 15, 2011

    Catan Novel

    Did you know that there was a Settlers of Catan novel which came out in Germany? The book is now being published in the English language! You can find it available for pre-order on Amazon now and the book will officially release November 15.   [Click here to be taken to]> …

  • June 9, 2011

    Settlers of Catan: How a German Board Game Went Mainstream

    “The Atlantic” has posted a great article about “The Settlers of Catan”.   Click here to read the article online ... …

  • May 6, 2011

    The Rivals for Catan - Card Editor

    Rivals for Catan - Card Editor

    Make your own Rivals for Catan playing card and share it with others in four easy steps! Create your own Rivals for Catan card with our editor, save it, and post it to the wall on our Facebook page to enter to win prizes! The top four cards picked by our judges will receive prizes for their creations. …

  • April 4, 2011

    Board games through the ages - CBS News Video

    CBS News video: Board games through the ages - Mo Rocca visits Gen-Con, the Mecca of board games, to play contemporary board games that are anything but boring. [Click here to watch the video](might not be possible outside the USA)> …

  • April 4, 2011

    150,000 Likes for Catan on Facebook!

    150,000 Likes for Catan on Facebook!

    Seven weeks later - 150k! Woot woot! Guys, we're quickly running out of “glorious colors” for the ever growing number of Likes. :) All we can do is to repeat: You're the greatest! …

  • March 7, 2011

    February Newsletter Online

    Catan News Wire

    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 February's Catan Newswire at the link above to find out more about: The Rivals for Catan Dice Game is Back! Struggle for Catan this May! PlayCatan Updates Facebook is Growing Spanish Catan Facebook Page Settlers of Catan Masters Tournament NACC Event Updates > …

  • March 3, 2011

    German Catan Facebook Fansite now Online!

    Die Siedler von Catan - German Facebook Group

    We are pleased to announce the launch of the official German language Catan Facebook fanpage. Become a fan now and win cool prizes! Simply follow the link and click on "Like" to participate in the prize drawings - from that moment on you will receive all lates updates for our German language Catan community.> …