Welcome to Catan! You’ve found the ideal place to settle and expand! But settling a land comes with certain challenges. Rapid development, and the destruction of the natural landscape will result in the emission of greenhouse gases, which, should it go unchecked, will have potentially catastrophic effects. As settlers you have a choice, tackle global warming with sustainable development, or pursue individual victory, no matter what the cost…

Catan: Global Warming is a scenario by Sam Illingworth and Paul Wake for the board game Catan®, a creation and design of Klaus Teuber and property of Catan GmbH. The scenario was developed with the aim of raising awareness of, and generating debate discussion about, global warming.

The scenario is freelay available for download from the Games Research Network website.