What's New

Dear Catanians,
Update 2.0.1 includes many fixes, most notably:
- Fixed open display of some cards/trades that should be hidden to others
- Fixed display issues in the city improvement UI that blocked some improvements
- Fixed an issue that could hide the end-turn button
- Fixed progress counters for some achievements
- Fixed various mobile UI issues (statistics, cards etc.)
- All leaderboards are accessible on mobile again
- Fixed display errors for Elo numbers

App Description

Play your favorite game CATAN anytime and anywhere: the original board game, the card game, the expansions and ‘CATAN – Rise of the Inkas‘, all in one app!

After a long voyage of great deprivation, your ships have finally reached the coast of an uncharted island. However, other explorers have also landed on Catan: The race to settle the island has begun!

Build roads and cities, trade skillfully and become Lord or Lady of Catan!

Go on a journey to the Catan universe, and compete in exciting duels against players from all over the world. The board game classic and the Catan card game bring a real tabletop feeling to your screen!

Play with your Catan Universe account on the device of your choice: You can use your login on numerous desktop and mobile platforms! Become part of the huge worldwide Catan community, and compete against players from all over the world, and on all supported platforms.

The board game:
Play the basic board game in multiplayer mode! Join two of your friends for a maximum of three players and face all the challenges in “Arrival on Catan”.

Make things even more exciting by unlocking the full basic game, the expansions “Cities & Knights”, “Seafarers”, and the special scenario pack containing the scenarios “Enchanted Land” and “The Great Canal”. Defend yourself against Barbarian attacks, reach new shores, defeat terrifying dragons, and challenge mighty AI foes.

The game edition ‘Rise of the Inkas‘ is another exciting challenge for you, as your settlements are doomed in their heyday. The jungle swallows the signs of human civilization, and your opponents seize their chance to build their settlement at the location they crave for.

The card game:
Play the introductory game of the popular 2 player card game “Catan – The Duel” online free of charge or master the free “Arrival on Catan”, to permanently unlock the single player mode against the AI.

Get the complete card game as an in-game purchase to play three different theme sets against friends, other fans friends or different AI opponents and submerge yourself into the bustling life on Catan.


- Trade – build – settle – Become Lord of Catan!
- Play on all your devices with one account.
- Faithful to the original version of the board game “Catan”, as well as the card game “Catan – The Duel” (aka “Rivals for Catan”)
- Design your own avatar.
- Chat with other players and form guilds.
- Participate in seasons and win amazing prizes.
- Play to earn numerous achievements and unlock rewards.
- Get additional expansions and play modes as in-game purchases.
- Get started very easily with the comprehensive tutorial.

Free-to-play content:

- Basic game free matches against two other human players
- Introductory game free matches Catan – The Duel against a human player
- “Arrival on Catan”: Master the challenges in all areas of the game to get more red Catan suns.
- You can use Catan suns to play against the computer. Your yellow suns recharge on their own.

Catan Universe supports iOS 10 or higher, and devices from the iPhone 5S.

Questions or suggestions for improvements:
Mail to [email protected]
We are looking forward to your feedback!

For more information on news and updates: www.catanuniverse.com or visit us on www.facebook.com/CatanUniverse


iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 16, 2019 Initial release
  • August 16, 2019 New version 1.8.0
  • September 23, 2019 New version 1.8.1
  • November 04, 2019 New version 1.8.2
  • November 11, 2019 New version 1.8.3
  • December 09, 2019 New version 1.8.4
  • July 14, 2020 New version 2.0
  • October 27, 2020 New version 2.0.1