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Fri, Oct 10, 2014 (12:00 AM) - Sun, Oct 12, 2014 (12:00 AM)
From October 11th to 12th the greatest Catan players in the world will gather in the heart of Berlin. Including 2012’s Catan World champion, the 2013 European champion, the 2013 North American champion and the representatives of 33 countries. Soon these contestants will compete to determine who is the best of the best and deserves the crown of Catan World Champion. The Catan World Championship (CWC) takes place every two years, either in Germany or in the USA. This year, Berlin was chosen as the host city. The 2014 international event will be organized and carried out by KOSMOS GmbH, the German language publisher of “Catan” since its first release in 1995. Klaus Teuber's worldwide hit "The Settlers of Catan" and its expansions have sold over 20 million units and have been translated into more than 30 languages. In addition to the classic Catan board game, Catan expansions, and Catan special edition product, players may enjoy still more Catan fun with Catan card games, dice games and computer games or apps. The host for this year’s events will be the Museum of Communication. Founded in 1872 and located in the heart of Berlin, the museum is near such historic landmarks as Brandenberger Tor, Checkpoint Charlie, Gendarmenmarkt and Friedrichstrasse. A beautiful location in one of the great metropolises of the world, with the best players playing one of the greatest games of all time. The 2014 CWC is the event you won’t want to miss.