Catastrophic is a game of community, conservation and catastrophe. Cultivate and support the development of the most robust community of plants and animals, weaken those of your opponents, and adapt to survive the events the planet and your opponents continually throw at you.

Catastrophic is a joyful card game designed to help players understand how the small things in life can affect large scale processes around the world. Interested? Read more about the project, download a print-ready version of the cards, play through the rules or get in touch.

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Now available to play online

You can now play Catastrophic online in solo mode or multiplayer mode (2-4 players), thanks to the magic of!

See our new Play Online page for links, rules, tutorials and more.

Escape from Catastrophic Island

You've seen the card game, now you can choose your own Escape from Catastrophic Island. This text based adventure lets you build up traits that will make you resilient to Catastrophic events as you explore the island and try to get home. It's simpler than the card game, but still fun! Will you play as a plant or an animal?