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!
March 24, 2020
CATAN Universe, the online game portal for the CATAN board game and The Rivals for CATAN, saw a huge increase in user numbers last weekend. We and the operators are of course very happy about that. Unfortunately, this short-term sharp increase has led to an extreme utilization of server capacities, which in turn has led to restrictions in some games and in the login procedure. …
March 2, 2020
The story of CATAN – Legend of the Conquerors - Chapter 1 - Part 1 Introduction 670 years have passed since the first settlers arrived on Catan. A fleet consisting of many caravels loaded with warriors had been sighted on its way to Catan. Thora Thora stared out the window. Dark rain clouds shrouded the countryside, making everything look gray and sad. …
January 30, 2020
Dear Cities & Knights fans, More than 20 years ago – in autumn of 1998 – the CATAN – Cities & Knights expansion was released in Germany. Since then, Cities & Knights has become very popular among advanced Catan players, and has been continuously available in retail stores and online. We considered it appropriate to acknowledge this great success and celebrate it with you by means of an anniversary game – a scenario for Cities & Knights. The German version of the anniversary game – entitled CATAN – Die Legende der Eroberer – was released in July 2019, almost a year after the actual C&K anniversary, owing to its long development time and quite sizable content. CATAN – Legend of the Conquerors, the English version of the game, is expected to be published in July of 2020. About four years ago, my son Benjamin and I started developing this game. …
January 28, 2020
In 1995, 25 years ago, CATAN (at that time The Settlers of Catan) was introduced at the toy fair in Nuremberg. Klaus and Benjamin Teuber celebrated the anniversary today at the booth of the KOSMOS Verlag.
We are so thankful to everyone who has played with us over the years, and we're excited to share this landmark year with all of you!
November 11, 2019
The CATAN European Champion 2019 has been confirmed: Dan Lõhmus from Estonia. Congratulations!
The vice-champion is Daria Valent (Slovakia). 3rd place went to Onur Can Şen (Turkey) and 4th place went to Twan Groeneveld (Netherlands). We congratulate you as well!
November 8, 2019
The CATAN European Championship 2019 will take place in Utrecht, the Netherlands on the Spellenspektakel (9th - 11th November). Be there live! In the livestream you can experience everything first hand - it starts on Saturday, November 9th at 9:45.
November 6, 2019
How big is CATAN - Starfarers? It's big. With nearly 7 pounds of outer space in this box, there's a lot to unpack! Join Kelli and Brooke as they explore all the bits, components, and art and get excited for this highly-anticipated reboot, available on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019!
November 6, 2019
Don't miss next week as some of our favorite gaming content creators are celebrating with five days of Starfarers coverage, including: The Secret Cabal, Pair of Dice Paradise, Watch It Played, Rolling Dice & Taking Names Gaming Podcast and Drive Thru Games.
You'll get insights into the story of the game and how to play it, strategy tips, and even hear an interview with game designer Klaus Teuber and his son Benjamin Teuber.
November 5, 2019
Country champions from all across North and South America came together in Oaxaca, Mexico from October 25-27, 2019, for a weekend of competition and camaraderie at the first-ever CATAN Americas Continental Championship. Congrats to all the players!
October 28, 2019
Get ready for CATAN - World Explorers, an upcoming massively multiplayer location based game that transforms the entire Earth into one giant game of CATAN just announced on SPIEL'19 in Essen, Germany, the world biggest consumer show for board games in the world. Harvest, trade, and build in the real-world as cities and landmarks are transformed into opportunities to collect resources and build settlements.