Castell is the vibrant Catalan tradition of building human towers. Huge teams of people from all over Catalonia gather at festivals to celebrate Catalan culture and compete to build the highest and most difficult human towers.
Castell is a strategy game in which players guide castell teams through a year of festivals. Visit Catalan cities, expand your team of castellers, learn tower-building skills, and show off your tower-building prowess at local performances and festival competitions.
Harness your strength, balance, courage, and common sense to take your team to victory!
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Here’s a great example of board games educating me about the world: Castell is a game that is all about the Catalan tradition of building human towers. I did not know this was a thing, but it’s huge in the Catalan region of Spain.
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A human pyramid is an impressive sight, a few people stood on each others shoulders, but it holds nothing on a Castell! Harking from the Catalan region of Spain these terrifying towers of humanity reach dizzying heights and involve hundreds of people in and around the base.
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