★ TouchArcade needs your help. Click here to support us on Patreon.
  • Publisher: USM
  • Genre: Card
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 116.7 MB
  • Version: 1.3.0
  • Price: $3.99
  • Average User Rating: 3 (1)
App description: *** Special price for all USM board game apps ***

Be the Prince or Princess of Catan and decide on the fate of its settlers!

This exciting Catan card game challenges you to rule a realm on Catan. Construct cities and settlements, build ships and roads, and hire heroes to outplay your opponents!

Three different game modes provide varied challenges:

- An easy-to-play introductory game, The First Catanians is exclusively played with the cards of the basic set and using simple rules. The ideal way to get started with the game!
- Theme set games represent new eras on Catan, adding numerous cards to the game: Make clever use of trade advantages and the opportunities of cards like the university or the pharmacy to achieve domination over Catan!
- The Duel of the Princes is the most advanced game mode: it is played with cards from all theme sets, offering even more strategic and tactical possibilities, thus providing some truly sophisticated games.


- Based on the original card game by the creator of Catan, Klaus Teuber
- Exciting two-player duels
- Three game modes with various difficulties
- Numerous AI opponents with different personalities and tactics provide varied challenges
- Online and local multiplayer modes (online multiplayer via Apple Game Center)
- Based on the rules of the comprehensive, revised edition of the Catan card game
- Including Cards Almanac for easy reference and comprehensive tutorials to get started


Questions or suggestions for improvements:
Mail to ios@usm.de
We are looking forward to your feedback!

Please do not ask your questions in the reviews as we do not have the possibility to respond to you there.

For more information on news and updates:
or visit us on www.facebook.com/UnitedSoftMedia and on twitter.com/USM_News


Sanuku's comments:

06-19-2013, 05:27 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Forge World
Posts: 6,310
Now this looks like my type of game.

06-19-2013, 05:33 AM
Joined: Jul 2012
Posts: 113
This is another instabuy.
Loved the boardgame.
06-19-2013, 06:27 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Ankh-Morpork
Posts: 2,564
This is another solid title; even if you're not a fan of the original Catan board game, this less fiddly Rivals card game might well win you over.

Last edited by Appletini; 06-19-2013 at 06:31 AM.
06-19-2013, 06:30 AM
Originally Posted by oooooomonkey View Post
Now this looks like my type of game.
Yes dude, this is card game
06-19-2013, 06:36 AM
This and XCom. An expensive week so far
06-19-2013, 06:37 AM
Joined: Apr 2009
Location: Indiana, USA
Posts: 5,712
Here's something I'm finally excited about.

Tug Boat Minister of Propaganda
Proud member of T.A.A.P. - Touch Arcaders Against Piracy. Over 500 members and counting. Join now!
06-19-2013, 07:04 AM
Joined: Jul 2010
Location: Canton, Ohio
Posts: 3,224
This will be my first purchase tonight, followed by xcom.

Edit: price should be $3.99 USD according to the developer
06-19-2013, 08:51 AM
Joined: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,922
Had no clue this is coming out but now I have one more game to add to an already expensive looking night!
06-19-2013, 09:06 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,937
Is the multiplayer async?

"Don't Do This Or You'll Get Banned"
Unnecessary Sass Towards The Admins