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Settlers Of Catan
« on: May 02, 2011, 05:23:42 PM »
Best. Game. Ever.

Well, at least for a game played on a board.  Must've played it 10 times over Pesach.
Any other Settlers players out there?
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2011, 05:27:45 PM »
Best. Game. Ever.

Well, at least for a game played on a board.  Must've played it 10 times over Pesach.
Any other Settlers players out there?
it is a great game

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2011, 10:56:42 PM »
The game is really awesome. You could play it online but I am warning you, you might waste a lot of time on it (even more than angry birds!)
http://www.playcatan.com/
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2011, 11:10:11 PM »
good game

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2011, 12:27:36 AM »
Best. Game. Ever.

Well, at least for a game played on a board.  Must've played it 10 times over Pesach.
Any other Settlers players out there?
Unfortunately I was scarred from this game (I stayed at some family in Israels house for shabbos and they force fed us this game for 8 hours), but Im sure it would be loads of fun if not for all the painful associations! :)
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #5 on: August 22, 2016, 12:15:31 AM »
This Shabbos I was playing Cities and Nights and we didn't roll a barbarian for about 40 straight rolls.
That's 1 in a trillion!!! (2^40)

I should buy a lottery ticket :P
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #6 on: August 26, 2016, 01:08:17 AM »
So when's the first DDF Settlers tournament?

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #7 on: August 26, 2016, 07:14:32 AM »
Played Settlers for the first time a few weekends ago. It's a fantastic game but  I think I prefer Pandemic - the co-op aspect is something you don't see in too many board games.

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #8 on: August 26, 2016, 08:15:59 AM »
Played Settlers for the first time a few weekends ago. It's a fantastic game but  I think I prefer Pandemic - the co-op aspect is something you don't see in too many board games.

I've played Pandemic and it is a nice concept but I still prefer Settlers by far.

Maybe you need to try Cities and Knights. Once you play Cities and Knights you can't go back to plain Settlers anymore.  :)

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #9 on: August 30, 2016, 12:58:57 AM »
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #10 on: August 30, 2016, 01:38:10 AM »


So what do you think he is worth?

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #11 on: October 10, 2016, 06:04:10 PM »
I already practically forgot how to play, we need to have another over-shabbos DO sometime ;)

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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #12 on: August 05, 2018, 10:36:53 AM »
Has anyone played Rivals For Catan or Catan Card game? Is it any good?

Can I assume its the Monopoly deal of Catan?
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #13 on: August 05, 2018, 12:27:29 PM »
Has anyone played Rivals For Catan
Yes. It's a pretty good game but nowhere near as good as the real thing. Also setup (and keeping the many different decks of cards separate) can be a pain.

The biggest benefit of it is that you can play with 2 players.
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Re: Settlers Of Catan
« Reply #14 on: October 16, 2018, 03:53:28 PM »
Catan Card Game and Rivals for Catan are not identical; according to BoardGameGeek, the designer (of both) said that he reworked many of the original card game's mechanics for Rivals to make it easier for newcomers to play. Both are 2-player only and shouldn't be confused with the 2-4 player card game The Struggle for Catan (which wasn't rated as high as the 2p versions by BGG users).

(Also, Monopoly Millionaire Deal over Monopoly Deal, hands down.)
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