Catan World Championship September 14thSep 10, 2012
On September 14th, 2012 contestants will converge on Normandy Farms, Pennsylvania near one of the most historic sites in American history: Valley Forge. There, they will make history again by crowning the greatest Catan player in the world at the Catan World Championship (CWC).
For the past two years, settlers from around the world competed for a spot in the CWC and in 4 days champions from 29 nations will determine the true master of Catan. Nations sending representatives include: Australia; Austria; Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Chile; Costa Rica; Europe; Finland; France; Germany; Hong Kong; Italy; Japan; Latvia; Lithuania; Malaysia; Mexico; Netherlands; Norway; Portugal; Romania; Russia; Singapore; Slovakia; Spain; Switzerland; United Kingdom; USA (The North American Champion and the Reigning World Champion).
In addition to the main event, participants will be treated to the rich history of the region as well as a performance by world class folk act The Fiddlers of Catan. Mayfair Games will provide more coverage of this invitation-only event in the days to come, so watch for more updates as we crown the best Settlers of Catan™ player in the world!