|Players:||3-4 (Absolutely best with 4. There are a lot who claims that the game is destroyed by only 3 players...)|
|Content:||37 hex fields (=game board) (4 forest, 4 meadows, 4 fields, 3 clay soil, 3
rocks, 9 sea with a harbour, 9 sea without a harbour, 1 desert.)
95 raw material cards (19 each of wood, wool, grain, clay and ore)
25 development cards (14 knights, 6 advances, 5 points cards)
4 cards "crib with building costs"
2 special cards ("longest trading road" and "largest knight force")
18 number tiles
counters in 4 colours (16 cities (=churches), 20 houses and 60 roads (=staffs))
|Game target:||To be the first to get 10 Victory points, by: house=1p, city=2p, point card=1p, special card=2p|
|Rules:||Rules in Swedish
Rules in English (from Game Cabinet)
Alternative rules for 2 players in English
|Strategy:||FAQ in English (from Die
Siedler/Settler of Catan Page)
A diverse collection of strategies collected from news groups
|Comments:||The game of the year in Germany 1996. Invented by Klaus Teuber.
Also the game of the year in the Netherlands 1999.
It's a great game,although it's required that you play it a few times.
The rules are exceptionally well written, with a particular reference booklet for all expressions.
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