Settlers of Catan 4th Edition

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People often ask me what my favorite game is. Much like my dad as an auto mechanic is asked what car he drives (GMC Truck, for the record), people figure that those in the industry know best what games are 'good'. While what makes a game is a matter of taste, there are those games that people almost universally love. Like pizza or pancakes, people from around the world find my favorite game not only beloved, but a fun game to play as well. The Settlers of Catan remains one of the ho...

Ages: 10 & up
Players: 3-4
Designer:  Klaus Teuber
Company:  Mayfair Games
Time to Play: 90 to 120 Minutes

1995 Spiel des Jahres (Game of the Year)!
1995 DSP Award Winner!
1999 GAMES Magazine Top 100
GAMES Magazine Hall of Fame Member!
Origins Awards Hall of Fame Member!

Counter Magazine Hall of Fame Member!

On the newly discovered island of Catan, you compete with the other settlers for the resources you will need to grow your settlements into cities.  But when you have a surplus of one resource and not enough of another, you must negotiate the best possible terms with the other players to ensure your colony can grow.  The bigger your colony, the more points you receive and the closer you come to winning.  One of the world's most popular games, Settlers of Catan is a true modern day classic! 

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"Celebrating it's tenth birthday this year, this is THE game most often shown when introducing people to off the beaten path games.  Easy to learn, fun to play, and a nice level of strategy, Settlers is a true modern day classic."


Rules, Almanac, Quick Start Rules
60 roads (15ea white, red, orange, blue)
20 Settlements (5ea white, red, orange, blue)
16 Cities (4ea white, red, orange, blue)
4 Building Costs Cards
1 Robber
18 Sea Hex Tiles (9 port, 9 empty)
19 Land Hex Tiles (3 Hills, 3 Mountains, 4 Fields, 4 Woods, 4 Pasture, 1 Desert)
95 Resource Cards (19ea Bricks, Wool, Lumber, Grain, Ore)
25 Development Cards (14 Soldiers, 6 Progress, 5 Victory Point)
2 Special Cards
18 Number Tokens
2 Dice




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