Release Date: 2000
Developer: Klaus-Jürgen Wrede
Playing Time: 30-90 minutes
Description: Named after the medieval fortified town of Carcassonne in southern France, and famed for its city walls, this is a symbol of European gaming.
Player flip random tiles and build cities, roads and countrysides, while adding "meeples" to the land. Scoring is counted when roads are completed, cities are fully walled in and the farms are supplying the cities. Because tiles are shuffled, the game is never the same twice.
The rules are simple, no one is ever eliminated, and the play is fast. A typical game, without any expansions, takes about 45 minutes to play.
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