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Review of The Settlers of Catan
4.70 stars Excellent Form 957 Reviews
Reviewed on: November 18, 2013 Author:
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Pros & Cons


  • Great strategy game
  • Can help teach strategy while having fun
  • Fun and lengthy game
  • Dynamic game with random placement of pieces
  • Good for kids and adults
  • Simple game
  • Enjoyable and easy to learn


  • Low quality board and tiles
  • Interlocking borders does not fit right
Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for The Settlers of Catan. The BoolPool rating for this product is Excellent, with 4.70 stars, and the price range is $37.80-$42.00.

The Settlers of Catan is a fun family board game that could very well have your family sitting together on one table and talk. This game is a great way to bond with your family and at the same time, have fun. This great strategy game is a dynamic also where the level of difficulty can changed from leisure to hardcore. This game starts off by placing the pieces provided randomly. Now, where you place the pieces are important as this could very well affect your game play.

This fun and lengthy game will be so fun that you won't even notice the time fly by. This addicting game play is very enjoyable and easy to learn. The only limitation is that this board game is for 4 players only and even though you might think like you're winning at first, with a little strategy your lead may end up devoured by your opponent. 

Overall, the Settlers of Catan is very fun and incredibly addictive. You can use different strategies to win and the game can be modified each time, so you're guaranteed to never get bored while playing the game and if you place the pieces right, this game is sure to last you for a longer game play. 

User Voice
The Settlers of Catan
Great family board game Strategy game Fun with the family Enjoyable game Four player game
Review Group #: 1 Rating :
5.00 stars
8 Reviews See Details
Has extra pieces Interlocking set of holders to fit tiles to prevent incidental dislodging Low quality board tiles Outside water border pieces don't do a good job of holding the island pieces down flat
Review Group #: 2 Rating :
3.00 stars
13 Reviews See Details
Great gameplay Lengthy game Longer gameplay with the additional pieces Dynamic game 5 star board game Enjoyable Easy to learn
Review Group #: 3 Rating :
5.00 stars
16 Reviews See Details
Strategy game Addicting game Easy to learn
Review Group #: 4 Rating :
5.00 stars
18 Reviews See Details
Different strategies to win Game can be modified every time Game play is simple Easy to learn Random placement of the resource tiles creates a unique game every time
Review Group #: 5 Rating :
4.50 stars
28 Reviews See Details
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