In Settlers of Catan, each player battles it out to be the dominant group on the island of Catan, through acquiring victory points. With millions of copies sold world wide, Settlers of Catan is an absolute must for your board game collection.
In Settlers of Catan, players collect the resources; brick, sheep, ore, wood and wheat, in order to build up their civilizations through building roads, settlements and cities. Players acquire the resources through a combination of dice rolls and trading with their opponents, with ports or with the bank. Players also have the opportunity to use their resources to purchase development cards, which either give them privileges that will benefit them in the game, or award them a secret victory point, only revealed to the other players at the end.
In Settlers of Catan, each settlement, city and development card victory point gained, gets players closer to the ultimate goal; to be the first player to gain 10 victory points, therefore winning game.
Settlers of Catan is a multi-award-winning game, and one of the most popular games in recent history, due to its amazing ability to appeal to non-gamers and gamers alike.