A lot of people consider Settlers of Catan to be a "newish" board game, but it's actually over 20 years old! While it's success in Germany has long been noted, the board game phenomena is only really swinging in America where the average geek will know of the game if you mention it. I love Catan, but I know a good population of people who say stubborn players ruin the game. While that's true, it's more entertaining if you're someone who likes to be a heckler and haggle with your rivals!
In this video, Great Big Story interviews creator Klaus Teuber and not only learns the roots of Catan, but also gets his best strategy on winning the game!