Oil Springs Tile Placement

Before you read this articleyou will need to know the following terms and definitions: 

Oil Springs: Noun. Singular. An officially-endorsed expansion of Settlers of Catan, which can be played with the base game of Catan or any of its variants.
Expansion(-s): Noun. Singular or Plural.  An Catan game that cannot be played by itself. It must be used in conjunction with a standalone (base) game. The 5 & 6-player expansions are a good example of this.
Scenario(-s): Noun. Singular or Plural. A small set of playing pieces and instructions that can be added to normal Catan gameplay. It cannot be played by itself--it must be used in conjunction with a standalone (base) game. The "Oil Springs" scenario is a good example of this.
Variant(-s): Noun. Singular or Plural. A set of instructions for using the pieces from a Catan game or expansion in a new way. Most variants are fan-generated and require printing and cutting out new pieces.

 Collect all 4 Oil Springs Tiles:

    • Two square desert tiles with “9” and “5” production numbers printed on them
    • One square pasture tiles without a Production Token
    • One square forest tile without a Production Token

The Oil Springs Tiles will be placed on hexes, as shown in the photographs. The two desert tiles are placed on two different desert hexes. Likewise, the pasture tile is placed on a pasture hex, and the forest tile is placed on a forest hex.


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