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Settlers on a Roll!
The Catan Dice Game Is a Refreshing and New Way to Experience Catan!
Roll, Play, and Settle! Mayfair Games
is excited to announce the upcoming release
of the all new way to experience the world of
Catan, the Catan Dice Game! Complete
with six colorful resource dice, the dice
game version of The Settlers of Catan also
involves building settlements, roads, cities,
and knights. But, you won't be placing any
pieces made of wood or plastic on the map.
Instead, each player will record these
actions on the provided paper sheets which
depict a map of the island. To produce
resources players roll the resource dice,
which have six resources, one on each side of
the die, including gold as well!
The Catan Dice Game is a great way to
experience Catan quickly or on-the-go. The
game is small and portable so it can be taken
with you practically anywhere. It is also a
great game to pass the time in between games
of the Catan board and card games. The
Catan Dice Game can also be played all
by yourself, in case you want to experience
Catan even when no opponent is present! Most
importantly, the Catan Dice Game is a
fun and new way to experience The Settlers
If you would like to learn more about the
Catan Dice Game please check out www.playcatan.com/en.
There, you will find a free online version of
this game including an introductory tutorial.
In addition to playing the Catan Dice
Game online, you can also win cool
prizes, and play many more free games and
join the Catan Online World!
Coming soon: The Catan Dice Game
available in stores on May 8th!
Guido and Gavin on Pulp Gamer!
New Interview on Pulp Gamer's Inside Track!
The latest installment of Pulp Gamer's Inside
Track features an in-depth interview with our
own Guido Teuber and Gavin Allister of Catan
LLC about the latest addition to the world of
Catan, PlayCatan.com. It was a pleasure for
our friends at Pulp Gamer to give us the
opportunity to elaborate on the newest way to
experience many of Klaus Teuber's games online.
If you have been hearing about PlayCatan.com
or you didn't even know it existed, please
check out Inside Track 40. It is a great way
to learn about what to expect to find on
Playcatan.com, especially since it comes
straight from the source.
Here's what our friends at Pulp Gamer had to
say: "We have been looking forward to
talking to Guido Teuber and Gavin Allister of
Catan, LLC. We have been enjoying a variety
of games at PlayCatan for a while now and now
have the chance to let Guido and Gavin share
them with you. We even have some links to
share with you to download the Catan Online
beta clients so you can start playing today."
Also, if you are interested in learning more
about the new Catan Dice Game or even
giving it a try online before the game is
released, check out Pulp Gamer's Out of
Character 43: Rolling for Resources.
We Like Compatibility Because We Know You Do!
Play the 4th Edition of Catan with Your 3rd Edition Set!
We want to help you adapt! We like to
offer our customers all the latest
possibilities in product compatibility. That
being said, we are excited to announce that
Mayfair Games will be offering customers, who
still own the Catan 3rd Edition games, The
Settlers of Catan Pre-2007 Adapter Kit.
The 4th edition of The Settlers of
Catan® (Settlers-2007)provides an outer
frame that encloses the 19 hexes that make up
the island of Catan. This adapter kit
provides that frame, the frame extension
pieces for the 5-6 player extension, and the
harbor pieces that allow you to vary the
harbor locations from game to game.
This adapter kit also allows you to use the
Catan: Seafarers 4th edition with 3rd or
pre-2007 editions of Settlers, MFG0483. This
adapter kit will be made available to
customers mid-March 2008. Look for more info
Come Join the World Village!
The Newest Place to Meet on PlayCatan.com!
The Catan team is happy to announce the
official declaration of the World Village in
the Catan Online World. This is the central
hub for all new players to the English
PlayCatan offering. The World Village is also
the place where all new members of the COW
will start out.
It doesn't end at the World Village though,
soon players will be able to branch off and
found their own cities. Founding a new city
means you get to improve it and even manage
your own website about the city, which the
Catan team will host for you. Content and
control of the city website is left up to the
If you haven't been to PlayCatan.com please
give it a look. It is the most rapidly
growing community in the world of Catan.