The Rivals for Catan: Age of Enlightenment contains three expansion sets (125 Cards Total) for The Rivals for Catan (released in Germany as Die Fürsten von Catan). These theme sets – "The Era of Explorers", "The Era of Sages", and "The Era of Prosperity" – offer new variety for the base game and bring new elements into play.
The Era of Explorers: Set sail from Catan! Explore! Discover new lands! Your explorer harbor serves as a starting point for your exploration of 9 adjacent sea cards. Pirates, islanders, and shipwrecks await across the waters. Embark on missions to become the greatest explorer. Ship tokens chart your positions. Victory awaits the most skilled and intrepid sailor! The Era of Sages: Influence events! Wisdom, the currency of the many and varied sages, gives you the opportunity to influence the strength and frequency of events. Fend off famines! Deflect attacks. Promote peace. Connect with nature and balance prudence, power, foresight, and vigilance in your noble struggle! The Era of Prosperity: Be a good prince. Govern wisely. Build schools, a hospital, even promote the arts. Raise your people's spirits and spur expansion. Bet beware...Discontent can lead to insurrection, which dooms prosperity