Klaus Teuber

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Klaus Teuber
Klaus Teuber 2017 (cropped).jpg
Teuber in 2017
Born (1952-06-25) June 25, 1952 (age 70)
OccupationGame designer
Known forBoard game developer

Klaus Teuber (born June 25, 1952[1]) is a German former dental technician and designer of board games. He is best known for designing the strategy board game Catan.


Teuber won the Spiel des Jahres ("Game of the Year") award four times: for The Settlers of Catan, Barbarossa, Drunter und Drüber and Adel Verpflichtet.[citation needed] By Hook or Crook by Teuber was published in the American market by Avalon Hill in 1991, making it an early German style board game import.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Teuber retired from his profession as a dental technician to become a full-time game designer in 1999. As of 2007, he lives in Darmstadt with his wife Claudia. They have two sons, Guido and Benny.[3]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Klaus Teuber feiert 65er". Spielwiese.at. Retrieved 27 May 2018.
  2. ^ Shannon Appelcline (2011). Designers & Dragons. Mongoose Publishing. p. 179. ISBN 978-1-907702-58-7.
  3. ^ "H@LL9000: Infos zum Roman "Siedler von Catan"". www.hall9000.de. Retrieved 2010-04-28.
  4. ^ "Timberland". BoardGameGeek. Retrieved 2018-09-17.
  5. ^ Pop Belly Pigs

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