Background

Master strategy in the medieval world! In the classic board game Carcassonne, the medieval countryside thrives as you and your opponents place tiles and complete towns, roads, and farms while competing to amass the most points. Own the largest towns, longest roads, and biggest farms.

Gameplay

Named after the medieval fortified town of Carcassonne in southern France, famed for its city walls, Carcassonne for Xbox LIVE Arcade starts with an empty landscape and a single square tile. Using strategic tactics and a little luck, one to five players take turns selecting from 72 tiles displaying various features of a city including roads, the walls of a castle or fields. The medieval countryside thrives as players and their opponents place tiles and complete towns, roads, and farms while competing to accumulate the most points.

The rules of the game are easy with no elimination and fast gameplay – perfect for just about anyone! Although simple, devoted players will find layers of strategy that will keep them coming back for more. Combining a fresh visual experience and the opportunity to always have a playing partner, Carcassonne is the future for board game fanatics.

Features

  • Full game implementation: Carcassonne features the complete 72 tiles from the original board game, all rule sets, and the 12 additional tiles found in the Rivers 1 Expansion Set.

  • Challenge your friends: Multiplayer capability allows for up to five players on Xbox LIVE, or four players on one Xbox 360 console.

  • Easy to learn and play: A helpful step-by-step tutorial will teach you the game in minutes.

  • Special A.I. settings: Special A.I. settings will challenge any skill level.
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  • Genre: Board Games
  • Perspective(s): Isometric
  • Developer: Sierra
  • Publisher: Sierra
  • Released
    North AmericaJun 27, 2007
    EuropeJun 30, 2007
    AustraliaJun 30, 2007
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