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  • Item #: 060268
    Retail: $49.00
    Rainbow Price: $44.10

    Now into its 5th edition, this revised version of Settlers of Catan boasts several updated features. Included are a streamlined, case-oriented rulebook (including special cases), standardized cards with similar visuals and sizes for all 5th edition sets, and new artwork for all tiles & resources.

  • Item #: 074004
    Retail: $65.00
    Rainbow Price: $52.00

    Across the history of our world, great nations have been founded, risen to prominence, then slowly faded away as newer, more energetic groups sprang up to replace them. Rise of the Inkas takes this fascinating concept and wraps it in the classic game of Catan! Players begin with a single tribe, which grows and expands using roads, settlements, and cities. But the ultimate goal is to establish the great Inkan empire, and to do so, players must send their first two tribes into decline by removing all roads and covering settlements in vines. These settlements continue to provide resources but can be taken over by a cunning opponent! This mixes up traditional Catan gameplay by completely removing permanent settlement and encouraging players to seek fresh opportunities constantly. New rules and mechanics further spice up this epic rendition, providing a completely original Catan experience! Does not require Settlers of Catan. For 3-4 players. ~90-minute playtime.

  • Item #: 062487
    Retail: $39.99
    Rainbow Price: $31.50

    Granada, 1278. You and up to five other architects have been commissioned to create the most splendid palace and fortress complex in all of Spain: the Alhambra. Master builders and workers from all over have come to show off their skill and aid you in this project—for substantial fees, of course. To make matters worse, all workers wish to be paid in their national currency!

    The objective of the game is to construct the most of certain types of buildings in your Alhambra: Pavilions, Gardens, Towers, and so on. Each turn, players perform some combination of buying building tiles, taking money, or redesigning the Alhambra. The trick is that all building tiles come with a variable currency and cost, and you don’t get change (or get to keep buying) if you pay more than the necessary amount. Once you acquire tiles, you can add them to your existing palace. Tile walls represent another hazard to construction: certain building tiles include sections of wall which must be connected to other walls in the Alhambra. Making things more complicated are mid-game scoring rounds; throughout the game, randomly-placed scoring cards will be drawn from the money pile. These initiate a round of scoring, rewarding each player who currently has the most of a certain type of building. Once all building tiles are exhausted, the game ends, and a final scoring round takes place. Make sure to manage your resources carefully, lest a more successful architect snatch victory out from under you! Duration: 45-60 minutes. 2-6 players.

  • Item #: 053585
    Retail: $49.00
    Rainbow Price: $39.25

    Barbarians threaten to attack the ports of Catan, and a third die determines the movement of the barbarian ship. Add city walls and knights for defense, then improve the trade, politics and science of your cities. Three new commodities are produced in the cities to make it into a metropolis. Progress cards replace development cards; these may be played on the turn drawn and multiple cards may be played on one turn. Keep the barbarians from raiding your cities on the way to 13 victory points, and you are Lord of All Catan. 4 variants include an Easy Start version and one for Seafarers.

  • Item #: 018808
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $23.99
    Double-sided board, including the entirety of India and Switzerland. 2-4 players.
  • Item #: 020903
    Retail: $30.00
    Rainbow Price: $24.00

    Unlike the regular edition of Catan, the Family Edition features a six-piece pre-arranged board (picture a really easy jigsaw puzzle) instead of separate tiles. Each double-sided piece features a different combination of resources & number values. The emphasis of this version is on simplicity and ease of understanding; the limited combinations available reduce the "random" factor intrinsic to Catan, but also make the game easier for kids or new players. It is faster to set up, there are always a certain number of "good first spots," and reduced variability makes the game more predictable and easier to catch on to. Additionally, it is worth noting that this version is stand-alone and not expandable with 5-6 player Catan extensions. For 3-4 players; game duration is 60-90 minutes.

  • Item #: 073997
    Retail: $30.00
    Rainbow Price: $24.00

    Includes 2 new maps for Star Trek Catan featuring the “known universe” of Star Trek. Also provides 4 scoring tracks & markers, 18 Victory Point tokens for new ways to score, and an Almanac with descriptions of the planets & episodes featuring them.

  • Item #: 060269
    Retail: $11.00
    Rainbow Price: $8.95
    Replacements of all resource and development cards with new artwork.
  • Item #: 060266
    Retail: $49.00
    Rainbow Price: $44.10

    Sail the seas once more in this updated version of the Settlers of Catan: Seafarers expansion. With standardized cards, simplified rules, and a new look, there's never been a better time to explore the islands of Catan!

  • Item #: 018885
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.99
    Includes the majority of Africa from Nigeria to Madagascar. Features terrain-card bonuses. 2-5 players.
  • Item #: 018774
    Retail: $34.99
    Rainbow Price: $27.99
    Double-sided board. One side boasts a standard "Asia" board, meant for team play and 4-6 players. The other is a 2-5 player "Legendary Asia" map, which includes Singapore, Turkey, and Southern Russia.
  • Item #: 012492
    Retail: $49.99
    Rainbow Price: $44.99
    It's anybody and everybody's game in Smallworld, from elves, to giants, to skeletons and more! Four different maps for 2, 3, 4, or 5 players are included, each larger than the last (but never big enough for everyone!) Mountains, Woods, Hills, Farmlands, Swamps, Lakes and Seas are spread across each board. To kick off the game, players select a combination from the shuffled column of Races/Special Powers. Each race has its own inherent abilities. Giants, for example, require one less token to conquer regions next to Mountains they own. Special Powers involve the ability to fly, colonize water, earn points for terrain, and more. Racial Abilities are combined with Powers to create a playable race. These could include Diplomatic Ghouls, Forest Dwarves, or even Commando Trolls. Once you've picked a race, you attempt to conquer regions which have the highest benefit for your Race/Power, earning Victory Coins at the end of each round. However, it costs troop tokens to invade regions, and before long you'll find your race stretched to its limit! Once you bring your race into dominance, don't be afraid to abandon it when a more advantageous group comes along… Your previous race becomes inactive, a new race is chosen, and you attempt to earn more Victory Coins with your new Race/Power. This cycle of conquering, earning coins, and sending races into decline continues until 8-10 turns (depending on the board) have passed, and the player with the most Victory Coins wins! Note: one race, the Amazons, may be slightly racy for some families. They wear a leaf bikini but are fairly cartoonish. Additionally, the box's tagline is, "…It's a world of Slaughter, after all!" but the game itself is not violent and does not indicate violence beyond taking over regions from other players. For 2-5 players. 40-80 minutes.
  • Item #: 073996
    Retail: $55.00
    Rainbow Price: $44.00

  • Item #: 073995
    Retail: $15.00
    Rainbow Price: $12.00

  • Item #: 073994
    Retail: $55.00
    Rainbow Price: $44.00

  • Item #: 073993
    Retail: $55.00
    Rainbow Price: $44.00

  • Item #: 073992
    Retail: $30.00
    Rainbow Price: $24.00

  • Item #: 069164
    Retail: $37.00
    Rainbow Price: $29.75

     Shipwrecked intruders shatter the calm peace of Catan. In Catan’s first story-based add-on, players return as Clan Leaders aiming to benefit their clan while fulfilling tasks given by the Council. The story itself plays out over 4 stylized chapters, complete with unique scenarios, narrative, and cooperative elements. To play, both Settlers of Catan and Catan: Seafarers are required! 3-4 players.

  • Item #: 061275
    Retail: $59.99
    Rainbow Price: $47.99

    Board game of the year in 2012, this one does not disappoint! It boasts a good blend of luck and strategy, plenty of variation built in to randomize every game, and easy to learn gameplay that will appeal to the serious and light gamers alike. The goal of the game is to earn the most gold at the end of the game; however, the path to doing so is different every time. To set up the game, players choose four of the eight possible quadrants, each of which can go in any spot, and three of the ten possible Kingdom Builder cards, which determine how players earn gold. Each quadrant of the board is divided into hexagons of seven different terrain types, so the board looks like a birds-eye view of land - varoius patches of flowes, forests, mountains, etc. Each grouping of terrain is a different size and shape. Each quadrant also holds a couple of hexes with a unique landmark. Basic gameplay is simple - each turn, draw a terrain card and place three settlements on that type of terrain. The golden rule of the game: each settlement has to be adjacent to another one of your settlements if possible, so choose your starting point wisely! What adds strategy to the game is that settling next to a landmark earns you a special action for each turn for the rest of the game, such as moving a settlement two spaces, or building a fourth settlement on the end of a three-settlement line. Also keep in mind the Kingdom Builder cards as you plan your placements; depending on which three you have on the table you may earn points for the largest settlement, the most settlements in one line, or settlements surrounding a landmark hex. Maximize your special actions to complete settlements according to the Kingdom Builder cards to earn the most gold! 2-4 players, 45 minutes. - Steph

  • Item #: 060267
    Retail: $25.00
    Rainbow Price: $22.50

    Includes all extension materials to allow two additional players. Updated with new artwork.

  • Item #: 060265
    Retail: $25.00
    Rainbow Price: $20.00

    Add two more players into the updated version of Seafarers.

  • Item #: 060264
    Retail: $55.00
    Rainbow Price: $44.00

    Updated with a new look, this expansion to Settlers of Catan includes everything you need to play Explorers and Pirates. Rules have been streamlined and simplified and all 5th edition cards (from all Settlers games) have been standardized to have a similar look and feel.

  • Item #: 060263
    Retail: $32.00
    Rainbow Price: $25.60

    Includes the necessary pieces to add up to two more players to a game of Explorers and Pirates. This set contains the updated artwork for the new edition of Explorers and Pirates.

  • Item #: 055899
    Retail: $49.00
    Rainbow Price: $35.72
    Originally designed to be the third segment of Settlers of Catan (the first being Entdecker and the second being the current Settlers), this game is all about asserting control of various "Domaines," or kingdoms. The board is divided into 9 rotatable square segments, each with 16 spaces, illustrated with land, trees, and various mines. Expanding or conquering land to include these gives various bonuses, such as money or victory points (which are required to win). At the beginning of the game, players choose where to put their castles in an attempt to stake out land- the closer your castle is to a valuable space, the more likely you will be able to control it. Gameplay centers on utilizing cards in your hand, each of which have a cost. These cards are used to recruit units, push the borders of your domain outward, or otherwise strengthen your kingdoms. Battle for the rights to your land with up to four players!
  • Item #: 055081
    Retail: $30.00
    Rainbow Price: $27.00

    In this easier-to-play version, the island of Catan is replaced by a string of islands where players build pirate hideouts instead of settlements and cities, and make ships to expand their borders. Players use the resources of wood, goats, molasses, and swords and collect gold. The robber is replaced by the dreaded Ghost Captain. Be the first to have 7 pirate hideouts and win! Games take 45-60 minutes for 2 - 4 players.

  • Item #: 053589
    Retail: $25.00
    Rainbow Price: $20.00

  • Item #: 053588
    Retail: $49.00
    Rainbow Price: $39.25

    Fishing from the ocean and lake and trade caravans along the rivers bring greater opportunity and wealth to Catan. With greater legitimate wealth comes greater concern about attack from barbarians. Will Catan maintain its greater prosperity? This expansion contains 5 campaigns with 4 variants to the game. 36 event cards replace the dice to determine which terrain hexes produce resources and trigger particular events. Playing time for some campaigns are 45-60 minutes, with others taking up to 90 minutes.

  • Item #: 053587
    Retail: $11.00
    Rainbow Price: $8.96
  • Item #: 053586
    Retail: $25.00
    Rainbow Price: $20.00

  • Item #: 053584
    Retail: $5.00
    Rainbow Price: $4.50

    Oil is discovered on Catan, with related increases in productivity and wealth. Catanians are concerned about pollution and environmental effects. Will the good outweigh the bad?