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  • July 1, 2011

    Catan for Android™ in the Android Market!

    Catan for Android - QR-Code

    “Catan”, the legendary strategy game provides gaming fun anytime, anywhere - now also for Android. True to the original game, you can compete with up to four players for the most settlements, the longest roads and the largest army. You can trade with each other and claim the precious land with all its resources. …

  • June 26, 2011

    2011 Origins Awards: Settlers of America is the Best Historical Game

    Settlers of America - Trails to Rails

    We are very excited to announce that our game Settlers of America: Trails to Rails has won “Best Historical Game” at the 2011 Origins Awards. Here is a picture of the Mayfair Games president, Larry Roznai, receiving the award and holding the game! Thanks for playing everyone! …

  • 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 ... …

  • June 9, 2011

    Catan for Android™

    Catan for Android - Menu

    The board game „Settlers of Catan" has a huge worldwide fan base and has been translated into 30 languages within its more than 15 years of success. By now the digital versions of the game have also become bestsellers: The App „Catan" for iPhone® as well as the iPad® version „Catan HD" are winning several hundreds of new users daily. In June 2011 the first Android™ version of Klaus Teuber's famous board game will be released. …

  • May 18, 2011

    Catan for Android is almost ready

    Catan for Android

    We're busy putting the finishing touches to Catan for Android. Among other things we've further optimized the UI and menus based on tester feedback. The final testing phase on various devices will take a bit longer than expected - Catan for Android will be available in June. …

  • 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 26, 2011

    “Settlers of America” selected for the 2010 Origins Awards List

    Settlers of America - Trails to Rails

    GAMA, the Game Manufacturers Association, has announced their list of nominees for the 37th Annual Origins Awards. The list included Catan Histories: Settlers of America – Trails to Rails™ (Best Historical Board Game Category) by Klaus Teuber. The winners will be announced at the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, OH on Saturday, June 25, 2011.   The Origins Awards are presented annually by the Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design to recognize outstanding achievement in design and production of games and game related products.  Attendees of the Origins Game Fair will be eligible to vote at the convention and the winner of each category will receive a coveted Calliope statue. Click here for a list of all the nominees. …

  • 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 > …


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