Whether you're on the train, in the ski lodge or picnicking in the woods: This compact edition lets you take CATAN everywhere! T he space-saving box unfolds to reveal the variable board. Roads, settlements and cities are safe in their locking drawers. Cards are held securely in holder trays. Even the dice, thanks to the practical hex-shaped shaker can't get dropped and lost. CATAN compact is handy, fits easily into your luggage and contains all of the components and fun of the "big" CATAN.