The Porsche of the Board Game World

“Part of our brand,” explains the sonorous French voice on the phone, “is coming from the fact we do very few things. Porsche is the most successful car company in the world from the business standpoint, but they do very few models... we take the same approach in the board game business.” » 7/31/13 11:00am 7/31/13 11:00am

The Beautiful Rage of Friends Who Play Board Games Against Each Other

Canadian filmmaker Jay Cheel once worked for video game developer Silicon Knights, but in his 10-minute documentary The Politics of Competitive Board Gaming Amongst Friends, he focuses instead on tabletop gaming, casting his camera on his own friends while they play The Settlers of Catan. It's a beautiful, funny,… » 5/08/12 9:00pm 5/08/12 9:00pm

The Most Beautiful Settlers of Catan Board you Will Ever see

There are plenty of ways to play classic board game Settlers of Catan. You can play it on Xbox 360, for example. Or the iPhone. Hell, you could even play the actual board game. » 9/29/11 6:00am 9/29/11 6:00am

Settlers Of Catan, As Nature Intended

Last month we took a close look at a new version of classic board game Settlers of Catan, one being readied for Microsoft's giant touch-screen computer. Since then, a new build of the game has been released. » 8/03/10 7:30am 8/03/10 7:30am

Where Board Games And Video Games Come Together

For as long as we've known the pair, video games have been video games, and board games have been board games. But as time and technology march on, could two become, as the Spice Girls say, one? » 7/22/10 2:00pm 7/22/10 2:00pm

We've Seen The Future, And There Is Settlers Of Catan

We've seen recently what it looks like playing board games on a futuristic table. Today, though, we're going to look at a board game being played on a futuristic wall. » 1/27/10 6:30am 1/27/10 6:30am

Catan Officially Settling on iPhone

Settlers of Catan, the award-winning resource-allocation and strategy board game, will have a version on the iPhone and iPod Touch "this summer," developed in conjunction with Catan's creator, according to the game's official website. » 7/23/09 10:40pm 7/23/09 10:40pm