List of Settlers of Catan Strategies
Settlers of Catan is a board game created by Mayfair Games. In this strategy game there is only one basic way to win, which is to earn ten victory points. This sounds easy, but becomes much harder when you have competitive land and limited resources. Also, the game is based on luck, and if you find yourself not getting the right rolls, or the resources you need for your normal strategy, it is always good to have a backup plan. So if you are finding trouble winning at this game, or you just want a new strategy to play with, below is a list of winning strategies. Each one contains a link to another hub which explains each strategy in more detail:
But, before you can begin using the strategies below, you should know the basic winning tactics:
This strategy is based around beginning the game with a small variety of resources but a large amount of each, later allowing you to obtain whatever other resources you may need.
This strategy is based around obtaining cities as fast as you possibly can, which allows you to obtain development cards and crush anyone who may oppose you (with your large army of course).
(NOTE: These are the only two strategies currently finished. The hubs for the strategies listed below will be out within the next few days).
This strategy is all about basing your settlements and cities around one, or a select group of resources and then using those to obtain whatever other resources you may require as the game progresses.
More strategies coming soon...