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The Isle of Cats

The Isle of Cats retailer resources

A competitive card-drafting, polyomino cat-placement board game for 1 – 4 players (6 with expansion).

  • Players: 1 – 4
  • 6 players with Late Arrivals expansion

Standard Mode

  • Ages: 12+
  • Playing time: 1 – 1.5 hours

Family Mode

  • Ages: 8+
  • Family mode: 30 – 60 minutes


Welcome to the official retailer resource page for The Isle of Cats.

Game Overview

The Isle of Cats is a competitive, medium-weight, card-drafting, polyomino cat-placement board game for 1-4 players (6 with expansions).

Players take the role of citizens of Squalls End on a rescue mission to The Isle of Cats and must rescue as many cats as possible before the evil Lord Vesh arrives.

Key features include:

  • Exploring the island (drafting cards)
  • Rescuing cats (managing resources)
  • Completing personal goals* ( placing polyomino tiles on a personal board in specific ways)
  • Keeping families of cats together (set collection)
  • Family mode (Separate 1 page rule sheet included in the box)
  • Solo mode

*There are 38 unique lesson cards, each giving players unique ways to score points.


The Isle of Cats:

  • SKU: TCOK601
  • Weight: 2.85KG | 6.25 lbs
  • Size 30 x 30 x 10 cm | 11.8 x 11.8 x 4 inches
  • Barcode: 5060716750007

Late Arrivals expansion:

  • SKU: TCOK603
  • Weight: 1.05KG | 2.3 lbs
  • Size 23 x 23 x 5cm | 9.1 x 9.1 x 2 inches
  • Barcode: 5060716750014

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Downloads and resources


If you have an in-store display you can download our video which gives a full overview of The Isle of Cats aimed at customers, and comes with built-in subtitles so sound is not required.

Social images

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You can download product covers, photos and other images here, a sample of the images included can be seen below:


Third party videos

The Isle of Cats How to play – Watch It Played:

The Isle of Cats Review with Tom Vasel:

Rahdo Runs Through The Isle of Cats Final Thoughts:

The Isle of Cats Review by Man vs Meeple:

How to play

Learn how to play The Isle of Cats by watching a video or download the rulebook for the game here.

Learn how to play


Find answers to frequently asked questions and get clarifications on how specific cards work here.

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