All Catan News
Here you can read all the news from the world of Catan. In addition you find our last activity on Facebook and Twitter in the "Socal Media" section. Have fun reading and browsing!
October 19, 2018
From October 25 - 28 the SPIEL '18 in Essen, Germany, the biggest public show for board games worldwide, will take place again and of course CATAN will be back at the booth of our German partner, the Kosmos publishing house, with exciting activities like the "CATAN - Mini Big Game" and great new products like "CATAN - Rise of the Inkas" and "CATAN - Crop Trust". Come and see our fair highlights! …
October 15, 2018
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. …
October 5, 2018
A collaboration between the Global Crop Diversity Trust (“Crop Trust”) and Catan GmbH, the scenario introduces a new semi-cooperative way to play the classic game, while learning about one of the greatest challenges facing the planet today. In CATAN - Crop Trust, players balance their individual need to harvest crops against their collective goal to store and preserve seeds in the Seed Vault. …
August 13, 2018
New heroes rise to face the danger beyond the Wall in A Game of Thrones Catan: Brotherhood of the Watch 5-6 Player Extension! The great forests of the North conceal many secrets and the Wildlings have many surprises. Mammoths come lumbering towards the Wall, driven by the Wildling hordes, now strengthened with two new clans. But the brothers of the Night's Watch have their own secret weapons with four new heroes, including fearless spearwives who hail from beyond the Wall themselves. …
June 25, 2018
For the upcoming CATAN novelty this fall, our publishing partner Kosmos has published an interesting interview with Klaus and Benjamin Teuber that offers insights into the game and its development. …
June 20, 2018
"Rivals for Catan" is a classic like the CATAN board game, except that in this game two players are each building a principality by using a wide range of cards wisely. Since the launch of Catan Universe, the introductory game was already part of the offer. With "The Era of Turmoil," "The Era of Progress" and "The Era of Gold," three exciting theme-sets were added now with countless new cards and possibilities. …
June 12, 2018
On June 13, CATAN VR, the original implementation of the CATAN board game for virtual reality, will be also available on Steam for HTC Vive and Microsoft Mixed Reality. It is already available for several VR platforms and is offering cross-platform play between Oculus Rift, Oculus Go, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive and Microsoft Mixed Reality. …
June 4, 2018
Catanians, you’re invited to join us for Origins Game Fair 2018! Located in the Greater Columbus Convention Center this June 13-17 and if you’re planning to attend we want to see you at Booth #813! You’ll be able to get one of the first looks at our upcoming releases, pick up an expansion or two to round out your collection, and even get your hands on Catan swag and merch to show everyone that you’re a fellow Catanimal. But wait, there’s more! …
May 2, 2018
On May 1, Facebook introduced the new Oculus GO Headset, which is available now. CATAN VR, the original implementation of the CATAN board game for virtual reality, is now also available for the Oculus GO in the Oculus Store. …
March 21, 2018
CATAN VR is now available in the Oculus Store for Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift (with additional VR platforms to follow).
Catan VR allows tabletop fans and new players alike to experience the best-selling board game in a fresh, fully-immersive format. Take on other players around the world or play against Catan personalities and watch the island come to life in VR for the first time.