IBG anniversary night VI (2014): Isleworth Boardgamers on 22nd May, 2019
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
Middlesex
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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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1. Board Game: Istanbul [Average Rating:7.57 Overall Rank:129]
Board Game: Istanbul
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
Middlesex
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Roving through Turkish markets in search of rubies...
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2. Board Game: Copenhagen [Average Rating:7.17 Overall Rank:1176]
Board Game: Copenhagen
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
Middlesex
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Jon brought along his brand new (but chewed to bits) copy of this 'Tetris meets TTR' game...
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3. Board Game: Let's Make a Bus Route [Average Rating:7.31 Overall Rank:2218]
Board Game: Let's Make a Bus Route
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
Middlesex
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Not sure that Dan was impressed with some of James's rules 'vagaries'...
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4. Board Game: Castles of Mad King Ludwig [Average Rating:7.55 Overall Rank:148]
Board Game: Castles of Mad King Ludwig
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
Middlesex
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Not a game for the spatially-challenged...
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5. Board Game: The Voyages of Marco Polo [Average Rating:7.85 Overall Rank:70]
Board Game: The Voyages of Marco Polo
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
Middlesex
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Marco.........Polo..........Marco..........Polo............
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6. Board Game: Valley of the Kings [Average Rating:7.05 Overall Rank:859] [Average Rating:7.05 Unranked]
Board Game: Valley of the Kings
Jon Wooden
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Isleworth
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One of the lowest scoring games ever...
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7. Board Game: A Fake Artist Goes to New York [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:667]
Board Game: A Fake Artist Goes to New York
Jon Wooden
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Clue: Moby Dick.
No prizes for guessing what dominated the drawing......
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8. Board Game: Madame Ching [Average Rating:6.47 Overall Rank:3049]
Board Game: Madame Ching
David H
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West London
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Interesting theme, nice artwork, quick and fast gameplay and slightly swingy event cards.

Myself, Paul 2 and Phil all took part.
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9. Board Game: Jane Austen's Matchmaker [Average Rating:6.44 Overall Rank:8596]
Board Game: Jane Austen's Matchmaker
David H
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West London
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Another game from 2014, this is a better game than it appears to be.

Myself, Natasha and Paul 2 all took part.
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10. Board Game: The Mind [Average Rating:6.88 Overall Rank:684]
Board Game: The Mind
David H
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The less said about this the better laugh

Getting to level 3 was an accomplishment for myself, Natasha, Phil, Chris and Tony.
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11. Board Game: Taluva [Average Rating:7.16 Overall Rank:539]
Board Game: Taluva
Natasha and Paul 2 played a 2 player game of Taluva.
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