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Excellent

ProVery easy to learn; very different every time you ...

ConsBoard can be a little unstable

Settlers of Catan is a boardgame, which originally came out in the 1990s. The versions I've been playing is the version from Mayfair games. The basic theme of Settlers is that the players are - er - settling a new island in the middle of the ocean. As the game progresses, you build more...

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Excellent

“I Might Settle for This”

published 02/04/2007

ProFun, Easy to Learn

ConsLuck is a Factor

Introduction = Settlers of Catan is an excellent strategy board game which is simple enough to appeal to a wide variety of people while still being strategically compulsive. Created in 1995, Settlers is the first (and only) German board game to have worldwide success. Settlers appeals to people...

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Excellent

“Enter The World Of Catan”

published 09/06/2011

Probrilliant game of strategy

Constakes a while to learn the rules

Catan is a German board game which was invented in 1995 by Klaus Teuber and immediately won awards in its native country but remains relatively unknown worldwide. I was only introduced to the board game a couple of months ago by my cousin (who is currently competing in the World Of Catan world...

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Excellent

ProUnique, Good Party Game, Simple Concepts

ConsPlay Time

Summary The Settlers of Catan is one of those simple games that can lead to hours of fun. Now when I say simple I don't mean the rules, but the overall feel of it. There is really only a couple of elements that really run the game, getting resources, and building things. This simple combination...

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Super

“Please don't steal the wood”

published 14/10/2001

ProSimple to learn but mastery is more difficult to a...

ConsRandom element sometimes distracts from the gamepl...

Settlers of Cataan by Mayfair Games is a very absorbing game which, while built on simple to learn rules, provides hours of fun and takes a long time to master. Unfortunately it is difficult to find with only specialist game shops stocking it but the Mayfair Games website has a store locator...

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Excellent

ProAlways a different game every time you play. Colou...

ConsAbstract style of play may put some people off.

I don't know why it is that boardgames that are spawned on the continent are so much better than what we seem to get here, but I'm not complaining as long as they keep sending them over. Whilst we seem to get stuck with, 'roll a dice, get this far round the board' licensed games, our friends on...

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Excellent

“A tale of several cities.”

published 29/07/2004

ProEasy to pick up. Great fun.

ConsNone!

Settlers of Catan is a classic German board game designed by Klaus Tuber. The game was released in Germany in the early nineties, winning the prestigious Spiel des Jahres (or game of the year) award in 1995. An English edition of the game soon followed, produced by Mayfair games. This was...

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Excellent

ProLots of fun; reasonably challenging; competitive; ...

ConsTwo player games are quite short; it is quite expe...

My boyfriend has played the original German version of this game since he was a young child, so I got hold of an English version for us to play (as students we have some gaps between studying to fill). I am the first to admit that I don't pick up difficult game instructions well but Settlers of...

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Product Information : Settlers of Catan

Manufacturer's product description

Board Game - Strategy Board Game

Product Details

Type: Board Game

Sub Type: Strategy Board Game

EAN: 0029877030613

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