Asmodee announces new puzzle books and Catan posters

October 26, 2021 - 8:33pm

Following the recent success of the release of the CATAN - Puzzle Book last year, Welbeck Publishing Group and Asmodee Entertainment announced two new titles based on the same concept. Days of Wonder’s Ticket to Ride and Space Cowboy’s Unlock! titles will join Welbeck’s range of board game-inspired puzzle books.

The Ticket to Ride puzzle book takes readers through a narrative trip across the world solving 100 puzzles and collecting tickets along the way as they look to complete their journey. Its written by the experienced puzzle writer, and board game designer, Richard Wolfrik Galland.

In the Unlock! Escape Adventure puzzle book players can enjoy three adapted scenarios including the Squeek and Sausage scenario featuring Professor Noside. This puzzle book is written by entertainment writer and puzzle creator, Jason Ward.

Asmodee Entertainment have also announced a licensing agreement with Trends International, a market leader in posters, to produce and market a range of CATAN posters for sale in ShopTrends.com and Amazon in November.

“Trends is excited to help spread the magic of CATAN by providing new merchandise that fans can collect and share.” - Greg Hill Associate Licensing Manager at Trends International.

“It is fantastic to welcome Trends International to the CATAN lifestyle merchandise family. We’re looking forward to the posters their creative team comes up with in the coming months and sure that a great many CATAN fans’ homes will show even more of their love for CATAN soon. Exciting times!” - Alexander Thieme, Licensing Manager for Consumer Products at Asmodee Entertainment.

Antoine Fortuin

Bitten by a common house spider, Antoine emerged with the uncanny ability to buy more games than he had time to play. While living in the hills of Tennessee, USA, he tries to balance software development, family, and his multiple, competing hobbies. He hopes to someday discover a pocket dimension in which to store his games