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Carcassonne

by exozet games
Rated: All Ages
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (732 customer reviews)

Price: $4.99
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Latest Updates

What's new in version 2.1.5f16020
  • * River II expansion now available for multiplayer sessions
  • * Fixed bugs in game logic and scoring
  • * Fixed Achievements
  • * Redesigned the options menu and added explanations
  • * Added battery safe mode in options
  • * Redesigned new game screen and added ingame options
  • * scoring of small cities
  • * hide remaining cards
  • * Add notification for host when someone declines a session invitation
  • * Fixed some graphic issues

Product Details

  • ASIN: B0081SRJSY
  • Release Date: May 9, 2012
  • Rated: All Ages This app may include dynamic content. What's this?
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (732 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #629 Paid in Appstore for Android (See Top 100 Paid in Appstore for Android)
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Product Features

  • Android version of the award-winning tile-based board game "Carcassonne"
  • Free Add-On: The River II
  • Online and local multiplayer mode for up to 6 players
  • Clever AI opponents with individual strategies
  • Tutorial for beginners
  • Expansion packs now available as in-app purchases
  • Language Support: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese
  • Expansion packs now available as in-app purchases

Product Description

UPDATE 3: Custom Online Multiplayer and GameCircle integration with achievements now available! More to come!

UPDATE 2: Online Multiplayer (Quick Match) is now available! Please stay tuned for more!

UPDATE 1: Now available as in-app purchases: Inns and Cathedrals, Traders and Builders, Crop Circles, The Festival and (for free) The River II!

The award-winning tile based board game is finally here on Android! Just a few years after its release, Carcassonne became a modern classic and a must-play. Turn by turn, the players create a landscape by placing tiles with roads, cities, fields, and cloisters. The players deploy their followers - knights, monks, thieves, or farmers - to earn points. The player with the most points after the final scoring wins the game. The ever-changing landscape makes each game a new experience. You can play against clever AI opponents or with up to 5 other players in an online or local multiplayer match.

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Press:

PocketGamer.co.uk - MOBILE GAME OF THE YEAR 2012

PocketGamer: Readers' Choice Awards - MOBILE GAME OF THE YEAR 2012

PocketGamer.co.uk - Silver Award: "A great adaptation of a great board game"

PlayAndroid.com - 24/30: "This really is one of those must-haves that you’ll keep returning to, time and time and again." - "I had never played the game before, but now I’m hooked."

MeAndMyDroid.com - 4.5/5: "Graphically Carcassonne is excellent for a board game and its thematic audio certainly adds atmosphere." - "4.5/5 stars for a well-crafted board game"

Gamezebo.com - 4/5: "Carcassonne for Android is a great adaptation of the popular board game"

DroidGamers.com: "If you looking for a enjoyable, easy to play, well built, inexpensive strategy game, I recommend you download Carcassonne for Android in the Market."

BestAppEver Awards: "Best Android Board Game - Second Place"

Technical Details

Size: Varies by device (49.5MB - 55.6MB)
Version: 2.1.5f16020
Developed By: exozet games
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • Access the list of accounts in the Accounts Service
  • Open network sockets
  • Request authtokens from the AccountManager
  • Access information about networks
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • Read from external storage
  • Read only access to device state
  • Write to external storage
  • Allows an application to receive messages via Google Cloud Messaging
Minimum Operating System: Android 2.3
Approximate Download Time: More than 5 minutes

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
114 of 123 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Finally it's here for Android! May 11, 2012
Verified Purchase
I was introduced to the board game "Carcassonne" a couple of years ago by a relative, and since then, we and our wives have played several times, and it's always a lot of fun. Unfortunately, we can't all get together too often, so I've been hoping that an Android version would be released, and now it's here.

I'm playing Carcassonne on my Kindle Fire, which has a nice screen size for the game. If you're not familiar with Carcassonne, it's a unique game where players build the landscape from colorful tiles containing pieces of fields, roads, cities, and cloisters. In turn, each player positions their tiles, and optionally, places a "Meeple" on any of several locations on the tile. The game continues until the tiles run out or none of the remaining tiles are playable. Points are awarded for controlling fields, roads, cities, and cloisters, and the player with the highest score wins. It's actually much easier to play than it sounds, but learning the proper strategies takes a while. There is some luck involved, since the tiles are dealt randomly, but as with any game that has an element of luck, skill will win out in the long run.

To me, the video version of Carcassonne has three big pluses compared to the board game:

1. There's no argument about whether a tile placement is legal. The screen shows every possible legal tile placement, and you can't place a tile anywhere else.

2. The game automatically keeps score during the game, and it counts the additional points that are awarded at the end of the game. In the board game, this was a real hassle sometimes, and it slowed down the game.

3. You don't have to have live players. I've been playing against four AI opponents, and they play a pretty good game.
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35 of 38 people found the following review helpful
By M.C.
Verified Purchase
Well worth the money. It is currently the best app I have for the Kindle Fire. The AI is challenging enough to keep my attention (in fact I always lose on higher difficulties). I am not a big fan of Carcassonne the board game, but it works very well as a mobile app. The computer takes care of all the scoring and bookkeeping.

This app offers a lot of options for setup, you can choose different rule sets, number of opponents, etc. It also comes with The River expansion.

Also a plea to developers: I want good, modern board games like Puerto Rico or Catan on my Kindle Fire, I am willing to pay $5 a pop for them if they are the quality of Carcassonne. Many of these are available in the Google play store right now,please bring them over to the Amazon store as well.
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15 of 15 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Great app, buggy expansions! June 8, 2014
By Paul F.
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Our family loves playing Carcasonne (the board game), but scoring at the end of the game is always a pain. The app faithfully replicates the game, and it handles the scoring for you.

The expansions are not worth the price; if you don't have an internet connection on your device, then the expansions that you paid for are not available to you. Half the time when I *do* have an internet connection, they still won't show up as enabled. If the developer would fix this issue, I'd give the app a higher rating.
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31 of 36 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars great game but EATS BATTERY January 5, 2013
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Pro: I love the board game version and this is a perfect clone of the board game experience. It manages legal plays, scoring, etc in a very clear and quick manner which would help someone who has never played before quite a bit.
Con:Battery life! This app eats more power than any other game or app I've ever had on my phone. Wouldn't be a problem if you're on a tablet at home, but on my galaxy nexus it makes for more frequent charging.
Only other con is that I'm used to playing with more expansions, so this feels a bit short. I would buy a pack of expansions for this in a heartbeat.
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12 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Carcassone, There's An App for That! December 27, 2012
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Words I never thought I'd speak, err, type. The only app I have yet to buy (okay,I seriously just upgraded my phone about two weeks ago as my xmas present to myself). Until I saw one of my favorite board games if all times, I swore I'd only download free apps, and it's an oath I kept, until Carcassone!

So, what I love about this app is that you can play with up to five computer players or human players, me and my son played a game one night. However, if you're playing a two player human game, it can get a bit confusing and is slower than one vs AI. But I do love the automatic scorekeeping, tile sneak peeking, and how it exes out unusable places once those tiles are no longer in game.

I also like that it has River expansion, but would love to see more expansions in the future! Princess and the Dragon anyone? And I know someone already commented on this, but I must agree tenfold, I would love love love online play!

All in all though, this is a great game! If you love the board game version, you'll love the app. It's a great way to be able to finally play by yourself when everybody else refuses to play it with you anymore after you keep whooping them! Five stars!
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17 of 20 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars As good as the Board game - with great sounds! June 24, 2013
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As a kinesthetic person, I really thought I would not like the app for this game. I love the board game, it's my favorite. In truth, I don't think a day has gone by that I haven't played this game with my husband or with the computer. It's fun, easy, and I can still see the whole city with my screen (8.9"). You won't be disappointed!
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars
not my favorite game, but it was free.
Published 3 days ago by michael g brown
5.0 out of 5 stars From hard board to soft ware its still about them meeples!
My favorite app game in the world! you can play multiplayer with other people or just by yourself it's always fun. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Ricardo Pen
1.0 out of 5 stars Newest update makes game unplayable
Fun when it works but latest update has locked me into a ghost game that I can't resign from and can't start another game as it just puts me back into the same ghost game. Read more
Published 7 days ago by anrago6789
3.0 out of 5 stars a very light version of a great board game
My husband and I enjoy playing this board game.

The free play on this app is fun to fill time. Read more
Published 9 days ago by Mrs. Wagner
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
Best way to play Carcassonne with out a bunch of other people
Published 12 days ago by Sandor S.
5.0 out of 5 stars I enjoy having it at the tips of my fingers
We have Carcasonne the board game and then I decided to get it on my android. I enjoy having it at the tips of my fingers. Read more
Published 17 days ago by Alayna
1.0 out of 5 stars After trying to run the app for 2 hours and ...
After trying to run the app for 2 hours and a half (with the help of an Amazon.com staff member), I think this app is not worth the $4.99 Exozet games charges for it. Read more
Published 22 days ago by Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars The best Android game I've played so far, hands down!
I'm a fan of the board game, and this is an excellent adaptation for Android. You can play with up to five opponents (six players total), with any mix of human and computer... Read more
Published 24 days ago by K. Keydel
5.0 out of 5 stars Fun strategy board game to play against the computer
Fun strategy board game to play against the computer. Can choose different opponents with different levels of skill and how many to play against. Read more
Published 29 days ago by Sheila M. Eddy
3.0 out of 5 stars I like the game (FAOTD edition)
I like the game (FAOTD edition). The only issue I have with it even though it was a FAOTD, you have to pay to unlock the rest. I really hate that. Read more
Published 29 days ago by Chanda Walker
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