Take your Catan game over the horizon and discover a life of island adventure
with Catan: Explorers and Pirates! The five scenarios in this set require you to
master not one island but three, and the sea as well! With a wealth of new
pieces, rules and options, Klaus Teuber's masterpiece is more compelling
Explore and trade with ships designed to carry settlers, cargo or
adventurers. Settle new lands, battle pirates, acquire spices and locate the
grand banks of Catanian fish!
The Catan: Explorers and Pirates expansion features five scenarios and three
missions. Some of the scenarios make use of the missions while others do not,
allowing you to mix and match for maximum variety and replayability.
Explore the seas of Catan and discover two new islands to expand your
settlements. Once you,ve discovered an island, you must use ships to ferry
settlers from one island to another and colonize distant lands. (Introductory
In this scenario pirates prowl the seas along with your trading vessels. Pay
tribute to the pirates or drive them off. Then find and capture their lairs to
earn gold and Victory Points! (One Mission Scenario)
Fish For Catan!
The people of Catan are short of food! These are deep water fish though, so
first you must find their shoals before you can catch them! The Council of Catan
will reward players with Victory Points for returning fish to the island, as
well as for capturing pirate lairs. Just watch out for roaming pirates, not only
will they demand gold for tribute, they might also get to the fish before you
do! (Two Mission Scenario)
Spices For Catan!
In this scenario the Council of Catan wants you to find fish and spices for the
people of Catan! As before, they reward the most industrious merchant captains
with victory points. Obtaining spice will require you to become friends with the
mysterious inhabitants of the Spice Islands but in return they will not only
trade you spices but teach you their knowledge of sailing or even pirate
fighting techniques! (Two Mission Scenario)
Explorers and Pirates!
This lengthy and challenging scenario brings everything from the previous
scenarios together! Explore new lands, capture pirate lairs, find fish and
befriend the inhabitants of the spice isles! (Three Mission Scenario)