In my circle of friends Settlers of Catan is a weekly event which often includes more players than the game was originally designed to accommodate. After much research and statistical analysis I have devised a formulaic means to expand the game board for any number of players, while still preserving the gameplay atmosphere of the original 2-4 player setup. This page catalogs the progression and results of my custom Settlers of Catan expansions.
Part 1: Settlers of Catan : Creating a Scalable Board for N Players
An introduction to the task of scaling Settlers of Catan.