Parents' Guide to

Play Catan

By Chad Sansing, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Digital remake of brilliant board game best for Catan vets.

Game Linux , Mac , PlayStation 3 , Windows , Xbox 360 2009
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For fans of the original board game, Play Catan can be a fun, if dated, online experience, but it's difficult to learn how to play using the text-heavy and quick-paced online tutorials. A crowded matchmaking and game hosting interface makes it confusing to find the right game for kids and newbies. Consequently, it's better to learn how to play Settlers of Catan using the board game or iOS app. Once kids have a good handle on the game, it'll be fun to jump online and race other players to the top of the resource chain.

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