Isleworth Boardgamers: 2019 Session reports
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Here are all the sessions that took place in 2019 at the Isleworth Boardgamers. We meet every Wednesday from 7pm to 11pm at the London Apprentice pub in Isleworth. Newcomers are always very welcome!

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Board Game: Happy New Year
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And so we move into 2019, which will be the 10th anniversary of the forming of IBG! There was mostly new fare on offer tonight, along with something from the vaults. And a game with suspiciously sticky cards... gulp
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Board Game: Smash or Trash
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A good turnout at IBG this evening, with newcomer Dimitri joining in, and a welcome return to Naomi & Ben, and also Ricky (and even better, he didn't bring Tom I with him this time!) And it was also 'au revoir' to one of IBG's longest and best-loved members, Tonio, as he made a farewell visit before emigrating to 'the island'... cry

Something for everyone tonight, from the old, to the new, to the brain-busting, to the light & fluffy.

There was even a return for one of IBG's favourite manual dexterity games (although Chris failed in the basic manual dexterity test of holding a pint glass without dropping it... shake )
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Board Game: The Top 10 Game
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Wednesday 16th January was a themed evening harking back to the bygone days of 2010 and we'll be continuing our 10th anniversary celebrations throughout the year.
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Board Game: Victory Circle
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Another good turnout at the London Apprentice (I think we doubled the pub's clientele tonight!) where was plenty of opportunity for chunky euros, thinky abstracts, puzzley mysteries and backstabby 'co-ops'...

Paul joined us late after holding his own private board meeting downstairs and Tom prodded the hornets' nest that then promptly turned around and shot him.

Oh, and we also spent some time searching for buried treasure, armed only with a ruler, a pair of compasses and an inadequately-coloured pen...
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Board Game: SmileyFace
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It was a cold, dark January evening, but suddenly through the icy mists rising from the Thames appeared a shining light - a wide, beaming smile that could only belong to one person. Yes, it was true - smiley Rob had returned to IBG after what seemed like a decade away. And he's still as nice as ever - even giving Soren the gun which he promptly used to shoot Rob between the eyes... wow

Ricky had also brought his brother Chris and partner Becky, so we had a fine selection of games played during the evening, with plenty of old to go with the new...
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Board Game: One-Two Punch
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Tonight we engaged in such diverse activities as building up ancient civilizations, constructing train networks in Japan, forming powerful spy organisations in Portugal, stuffing anthills with pieces of fruit, and...er...putting coloured cards in a row on the table...

We also welcomed first-timer Gaby (Ricky's better half) who apparently has a strange addiction to collecting discarded items in public toilets... wow gulp
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Board Game: Where's Bob's Hat?
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Tonight saw the long-awaited return of TomToo, and James trying to teach a 2-hour game... shake

Ricky's brother, Chris, also had the bravery to sport some astonishing headgear that was the height of fashion (well it was in 1976, when QPR were last runners-up in the first division...) whistle
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Board Game: The Anniversary Game
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Tonight was the third in our monthly 'IBG 10 Year Anniversary Night', where we choose some games that were popular at the club 'back in the day'. Tonight was 2011, and there was a good showing from some oldies (even though it doesn't appear to have been a stellar year in boardgaming terms...)

And to cap the evening off, we had the welcome return of Vas, who promises to make it a regular event, now that he has got someone else to take on his complicated neurosurgery on a Thursday morning....
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Board Game: Twin Peaks Murder Mystery Game
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Three full tables on the go with wine making, a kerfuffle in the woods and something strange going on in the Underdark...
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Board Game: Otter Nonsense
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I turned up late on Ash Wednesday to IBG, and found 3 tables of gamers hard at work - or play - I'm not sure which...

Thanks to David & Natasha for filling me in on what joys I missed...
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Board Game: British Birds
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Plenty of new stuff on offer this evening, with the latest hotness based upon our feathered friends garnering some interest.

There was also an in-depth discussion about what type of useful tool you could possibly make out of an old ship's propeller and the branch of a tree. Answers on a postcard...
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Board Game: The Anniversary Game
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Rolling back the years again, with what is proving to be a popular monthly event in this 10th anniversary year for IBG.

Lots of 'old but good' stuff played - it looks like 2012 was a pretty great year for gaming!
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Board Game: Mutant Chess
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Last night there was a welcome to newcomer (and local) Tony, who was inducted into IBG life with a deep dive into Tzolkin (with James). If he ever returns it will be a miracle...

Unusually, there were only 2 tables on the go, and one of them played the same game 4 times in a row.

It was also the evening where David "The Klutz" decided that whittling a chess set was much more important than eating or staying safe. Spoiler alert - it isn't...
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Board Game: Whales Destroying The World
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A very healthy trunout of 16 IBG'ers tonight, including newcomer Tony coming back for more after last week, and a welcome return to Ben & Naomi...

Several long sessions were played, with another 3 outings for Adventure Island and a game of Orleans that seemed to go on all evening...

And one IBG'er eschewed the burgers on offer on the London Apprentice menu, instead prefering to gorge himself on a whale carcass... gulp
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Board Game: Flash Point: Fire Rescue
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People play boardgames for a lot of reasons, but events in Paris over the last couple of days inspired a reappearance of a well-loved classic that hadn't seen the light of day at IBG for a long time.

And, in other news, it wouldn't have been a Wednesday evening without James getting at least a couple of rules wrong...
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Board Game: The Anniversary Game
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Tonight was the fifth in our monthly series of 'IBG 10 Year Anniversary Nights', where we choose some games that were popular at the club 'back in the day'. Tonight was 2013, and so a number of games from that era hit the table, along with the obligatory 'cult of the new offering' from James... shake
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Board Game: Spooner's Game of Ancient History
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We are celebrating our 10th year anniversary in 2019, and it was certainly like stepping back in time to see Jim & Scott sitting back at the gaming tables this week (remember 2010 - the year that Scott achieved the holy grail of 100% attendance at IBG???) https://isleworthboardgamers.blogspot.com/2010/12/

Well, along with all the nostalgia, there was gaming aplenty... old and new...
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Board Game: Keep Quiet
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Tonight saw the long-awaited return of Neil after his European travels with some whippersnapper rap star.

Amongst the usual euro-fare and standard forms of Wednesday evening entertainment, there was also a completely raucous game going on in one corner, which had something to do with being an athlete but also being magical. Must have been the board game equivalent of Ben Johnson's medicine cabinet...
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Board Game: Voyages Extraordinaire
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A slightly smaller turnout this week but still plenty was played.
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Board Game: The Anniversary Game
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We are now halfway through our year of celebrations for the IBG 10th anniversary. Tonight saw some offerings that were either published or popular back in 2014 - along with the ubiquitous new stuff as well... shake
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Board Game: Yogi Bear Game
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Tonight was a lively occasion which started with an enthusiastic game of Pit, which turned out more bear than bull for most of the players...
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Board Game: Busy Busy Builder
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It was a welcome back to Roshan for his second week at IBG (he's soon going to have his second child - let's see if that affects his Wednesday evening pass-outs...) and there were several longer games played - some which were probably longer than they should have been... shake

And a competition appeared to be in progress, as to which you could construct faster - a village or a teeny-weeny town. Answer: it certainly wasn't the village...
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Board Game: The Anniversary Game
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A fine turnout at IBG tonight, for the monthly '10th anniversary' evening, where you might (or might not) have seen some games from way back in 2015...

It was also a welcome return for Gary - last seen at the club in 2015! And if you didn't catch him, then you may need to wait until IBG's 20th anniversary year to see him again...
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Board Game: Master of Rules
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Nearly the longest day of the year, so the most natural light that we ever experience in the Riverview Room at the London Apprentice. Which meant that we should have been able to read all the rulebooks very easily and not have any rules-related shenanigans....

Fat chance... shake
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Board Game: Dracula's Feast: New Blood
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Just when we thought that all the boardgamers in SW London had attended IBG, tonight saw the arrival of 3 more newcomers to the club - Jon, Ben and Neema (apologies for the spelling on that one...) - which meant that there were four 'Jon' or 'John's present this evening... shake

And it was new blood in more than one sense of the word, as we ended the evening with Ricky waving his gun around and dispatching gamers left right and centre. But don't worry folks - he got his comeuppance...
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