I started with chess aged 7...and a few years later the excellent Fighting Fantasy Game books arrived on the scene, which quickly led to the discovery of Dungeons & Dragons et al.
Car Wars was a reasonably priced an entertaining introduction into tabletop games and then I acquired Games Workshop’s version of Cosmic Encounter and this was played incessantly.
A lull in gaming followed, as professional exams and the real world took necessary priority.
I rediscovered games with HeroScape and Tigris and Euphrates and am enjoying the resurgence in this excellent hobby.
I love theme, interaction and fun gameplay...
My recently played are:
A random sample from my collection:
I regularly attend the Ashford (Kent) Board Games Club which meets every Sunday 1900 - 2300 hrs.