Embark on a quest to settle the fertile isle of Catan! Guide your brave settlers to victory by using clever trading and development. Use resources-grain, wool, ore, brick, and lumber-to build roads, settlements, and cities and buy key development cards. Acquire your resources through trades or the roll of the dice. But beware! You never know when someone might cut off your road or if the robber will appear and steal your precious gains! Are you the best trader, builder, or settler? Will you master Catan? Catan is a modern classic! It has redefined social board games and been awarded with "Game of the Year" honors in Germany, the United States, and a host of other countries. It's an international favorite. Get together with friends or family. Learn to play in about 15 minutes. Then enjoy hundreds of hours of fast-paced fun! Quick set-up. Straightforward rules. Learn to play in 15 minutes or less. Typical game time of 60-90 minutes. Unlimited replay value for endless fun. Play with friends or family. Game of the Year on 3 continents. Contains: full-color game board, 6 island pieces, 20 settlement pieces, 16 city pieces, 60 road pieces, 4 scoring markers, 93 resource cards, 25 development cards, 2 special bonus cards, 2 six-sided dice, 1 robber piece, rules. The Gallery Edition is different from the regular Settlers of Catan game in that it is not expandable. The cards and tiles are of the same high quality, but are slightly smaller.