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  • February 14, 2011

    125,000 Likes for Catan on Facebook!

    125,000 Likes for Catan on Facebook! Just one month later – 25% more people – 125 thousand “Likes” for Catan on Facebook! This is beyond awesome! ... And as I am typing this, this is already old news, as the most recent number is just a hair's breadth below 128k. …

  • February 14, 2011

    Spanish Catan Facebook Fansite just Launched

    Spanish Catan Facebook Fansite

    We are pleased to announce the launch of the Spanish language Catan Facebook fanpage! Become a fan now, check out the latest Catan news in Spain — and win a whole set of 5 Catanimals by the end of the month! …

  • January 14, 2011

    Catan on Facebook Breaks Through 100,000 Likes!

    Catan on Facebook Breaks Through 100,000 Likes!

    We hardly keep pace with publishing news items about the growth of our Facebook fan group, as it simply beats one record after another. Remember? In November, we had 70,000 "likes." Around midnight on New Year's Eve, we hit 90,000. And on Wednesday, not even two weeks later, we broke the sonic barrier:   Guys, you are awesome! …

  • December 2, 2010

    Cut Brass 2010 Mayfair/Catan Ornament: Brick

    Cut Brass 2010 Mayfair/Catan Ornament - brick™

    Mayfair Games is pleased to offer the first in a 5 piece series of Catan Christmas ornaments. In 2010, the series kicks off with a beautiful, brass, globe-shaped ornament featuring the Mayfair Games and Catan logo, scenes from Catan during the production of bricks, and the commemorative Series Mark. Packaged in a deluxe presentation box, the 2010 Catan ornament is a stunning beginning to a series of ornaments that are sure to of interest to Catan fans and collectors everywhere. …

  • December 1, 2010

    The Washington Post reports: SoC is the board game of our time

    Great article in The Washington Post: “Like Monopoly in the Depression, Settlers of Catan is the board game of our time” Thanks to Blake Eskin to writing a great piece! – Click here to read more. …

  • November 25, 2010

    November Newsletter online


    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 Novembers's Catan Newswire at the link above to find out more about: Rivals for Catan is here! Settlers of America nominated in GAMES 100 Big 50 Contest! COW Update Catan in the Media NACC at Chi-Tag NACC Event Updates > …

  • November 22, 2010

    American Actress Mila Kunis loves “Settlers of Catan”

    During her interview for her CosmoGIRL cover shoot, American actress Mila Kunis' unveiled that she loves “Settlers of Catan”. …

  • November 3, 2010

    Catan on Facebook Exceeds 70,000 Catanimals!

    71.137 Facebook Catanimals!

    In June we proudly announced that “The Settlers of Catan” fan page on Facebook exceeded 60,000 fans. Guess what: Now there are more than 70k Catanimals - and counting! Thanks folks, you are the greatest! …

  • November 3, 2010

    Prof. Easy’s Interactive Online Tutorial for “The Rivals for Catan” Now Available!

    The Rivals for Catan

    Join Prof. Easy, Siegfried and Marlene in an online demo of “Rivals for Catan” and learn how to play Klaus Teuber's exciting 2-player game in a quick and easy way.   [Click here to start the online tutorial]> …

  • October 21, 2010

    Settlers of America Big 50 Contest!

    Settlers of America - T-shirt

    Mayfair Games and Catan, Inc. are launching a contest in celebration of Settlers of America: Trails to Rails™, the most recent and popular addition to the Catan family of games. This contest is all about Catan and American history. We'd like to see gamers from all 50 states show us their best Catan-themed photo, shot in a historical or significant US location that is local to their state of residence. …