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There are 12 Catan achievements worth 398 (200)

17,312 tracked gamers have this game, 827 have completed it (4.78%)

Professor of Catan in Catan

Professor of Catan30 (20)

Win a Single-Player game against three AI opponents set to Hard.

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Achievement won on 15 Apr 09
TA Score for this game: 218
Posted on 15 April 09 at 19:59
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It is easier to get this achievement if you set your options to Fast Play and Fast Start. That way you only need to acquire 4 additional victory points to win the game. Take a starting position that makes it easy to acquire development cards. I won this achievement by placing 1 additional settlement, acquiring 1 victory point card, and using the road builder card to complete the longest road.
Foobar III The fast start and fast play never occurred to me. Took two attempts, but got it with longest road, biggest army and a victory card. Thanks!
Posted by Foobar III on 13 Mar 10 at 02:19
Curtieson Very nice thought.

I did it legit, but this would have worked. Sucks though...I played 1 game with 2 Comps thinking it would get it for me (playing against 2 makes it quicker and easier) and was ticked when I realized the Desc states 4 players, AHH!!! haha
Posted by Curtieson on 28 May 10 at 20:53
DominusTenebrae Got it on the 2nd attempt. Good solution.

BTW could you add to the solution that the difficulties don't stack. Neither difficulty achievement mentions this.
Posted by DominusTenebrae on 07 Jul 10 at 21:51
Failure Online THANK YOU!!! Only took me two tries after this. X360A guide or forums doesn't mention this. You are amazing =)
Posted by Failure Online on 17 Jul 10 at 02:46
Stavia I'm not sure I even knew those options were there. Thanks to the advice about development cards I had biggest army and longest road before I knew it, and poof! First try with your method, took a year of failure without. Thanks a ton!
Posted by Stavia on 10 Aug 10 at 18:56
Der Tiroler 85 Thanks.
This helped me a lot, got it on the first try
Posted by Der Tiroler 85 on 13 Jul 11 at 13:27
AxillaryMees Thanks helped me alot
Posted by AxillaryMees on 09 Oct 11 at 06:46
Richard Gear Changing the AI to Elizabeth also helps, she seems to be a weaker player.
Posted by Richard Gear on 08 Apr 13 at 08:02