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Traders & Barbarians is the namesake scenario in Catan: Traders & Barbarians.

In the Manual[]

The barbarians have been driven off, and peace is returning. The destruction the barbarians left in their wake is being repaired as fast as possible. The castle where the Council of Catan hold session suffered particularly severe damage, but the restoration efforts are making real progress. Now, the craftsman need to finish the stained glass windows and the new marble statues. Marble must be transported from the quarry, sand must be brought to the glassworks, glass must be delivered to the Castle, and tools are needed as well.

The roads of Catan are bustling with traffic. Of course you are involved; the Council pay for transport in solid gold. Only some scattered barbarians are getting in the way--they're waiting. For you!

Out of the Box[]

  • 2 sea frame pieces
  • 3 terrain hexes (trade hexes)
  • 36 commodity tokens
  • 4 wagons (1 for each color)
  • 40 gold coins
  • 30 barbarians
  • 20 Baggage Train Cards (5 for each color)
  • 25 development cards
  • 2 cover cards