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  • July 30, 2010

    Settlers of America “Trails to Rails” - now available!

    Settlers of America

    The 19th Century has arrived and America is heading west. Wagon trains of settlers seeking fresh lives and opportunities strike out to tame the wild land of the west. From the vast prairies they wrest fertile land for crops and grazing lands for their voracious cattle herds. Experience the pioneer days of the Wild West! …

  • July 26, 2010

    Brazilian Catan Championship

    Catan Brasil

    On July 17 and 18, the first tournament of the Brazilian Catan Championship took place in Rio de Janeiro, with generous support from the local Goethe-Institut. The second tournament followed on July 24 and 25 in São Paulo, and the grand finale is scheduled for August 1st in São Paulo as well. …

  • July 23, 2010

    July Newsletter Online

    Mayfair Newswire

    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 Julys's Catan Newswire at the link above to find out more about: Settlers of America and Wacky Wacky West Spending July in the Islands Catan in the Financial Times Catan for MSSurface Catan Online Marathon News from Catanism In the Name of Heros Winners Game Kennel Podcast 020 Origins 2010 WWCC Qualifier Winner Event Updates > …

  • June 24, 2010

    The Reform of the Card Game in 2010 – Part 6

    Klaus Teuber

    Part 6 – The Era of Gold Introduction The “Era of Gold” Theme Game is played with the Theme Set of that name plus the basic cards I introduced in my previous blog post. In the fictitious history of Catan, the environment of this set belongs to the Middle Ages and thus chronologically follows the “Era of Turmoil” set. …

  • June 23, 2010

    In the Name of the Heroes – The Winners of the Prize Drawing for the Card Game


    The prize drawing for the revised version of the Catan Card Game "The Princes of Catan" has concluded. We received over 185 entries, 145 of which were correct and valid. > …

  • June 10, 2010

    June Newsletter Online

    Catan Newsletter

    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 June's Catan Newswire at the link below to find out more about: New Games from Klaus Teuber Catan for iPad New COW installer Translations and More... In the Name of Heros Contest Catanimals Family Night Podcast 018 Event Updates > …

  • June 10, 2010

    Catan on Facebook exceeds 60,000

    60k+ Catanimals

    Remember like half a year ago when we were proudly announcing that “The Settlers of Catan” fan page on Facebook exceeded 35,000 fans? Now guess what: We hit 60,000 fans this week! A big thank you goes out to all our Facebook fans, or “Catanimals” as they are called these days, and of course our fans all over the world.> …

  • June 10, 2010

    Mayfair Games Catan Events on

    We would like to inform you that from now on all Catan Events from the recently relaunched Mayfair Games website will be incorporated into a seperate page on automatically. Until now, we had to manually copy and paste the events, with the immanent risk of getting “out of sync” as soon as there were made additions or corrections to existing events. From now on, any new event or event detail will be available on almost instantly. …

  • June 5, 2010

    Translations and more …

    Gavin Oceania klein Translations and more ...

    At the end of April 2007, I received an e-mail from Catan LLC, the American branch of the German Catan GmbH. Back then, I had already been working as a freelance translator for quite some time, and I used to routinely advertise my services online on various classified ads sites. …

  • June 4, 2010

    Catan for iPad: Now accepting Beta applications

    Catan for iPad

    Development of the highly anticipated iPad game “Catan” has entered the final stage: Exozet Games and USM Publishing invite you to apply for the Beta. You can soon play the new conversion of the board game classic “The Settlers of Catan” on your iPad! But you don’t have to wait until the official release: …


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