IBG 10th Anniversary Night VIII (2016): Isleworth Boardgamers on 10th July, 2019
Jon Wooden
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There was a general consensus before the evening that 2016 had been a pretty great year for gaming, so there was going to be no shortage of good stuff to play.

However, that didn't prevent the appearance of a mammoth 2015 game that had never before seen the light of day at IBG, and took up half the room...

In other news, Jon & Soren found a cosy corner and played 2-player games all evening...which was nice....
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I think that someone got 2006 and 2016 confused...
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Phil was officially dubbed the 'Miso Soup spoiler', after bringing several players down with him in his quest to corner the market in this dashi and tofu delicacy...
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Loads of miniatures (which were anything but miniature) - several of which looked like they had been created by the multicoloured play-doh monster taking a dump on the board. Fun to see something like this played at IBG occasionally though!
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Having looked at the board after a good hour or so, there appeared to be less terraforming and more sightseeing going on. Hopefully the planet's habitability improved....
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16th century German cathedral building. Hmmm...
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Soren and Jon were all on their lonesome, but as Soren was keen to try out some 2-player games, it was all good...

This is a game where you only have a total 4 actions, but you don't really want to take any of them...
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A reimplementation of Letters from Whitechapel, but in a much shorter timeframe. Sounds good....
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Essentially 'Stranger Things the Card Game'. It has a rulebook that is 18 pages long (which is about 16 pages too long) and Soren & Jon played a major rule wrong in their first game - resulting in an immediate reset and rematch....
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Not 2016 - but who can resist a bit of friendly seal-clubbing...?
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