Don't mess with the three amigos: Isleworth Boardgamers on 16th October, 2019
Jon Wooden
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This was the last session before the Essen groupees depart to make their annual pilgrimage to industrial Germany in search of many soon-to-be-forgotten games to bring back.

As always, a good selection of games on offer this evening. Technically, it was 2019 night, and there were a couple of recent releases in evidence - but plenty from years previous too.

The end of the evening also saw an unusual alliance form between Soren, Vas and TomToo...
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1. Board Game: Awkward Guests [Average Rating:7.71 Overall Rank:360]
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Technically a 2106 game, but reprinted in 2019, so it counts! A whodunnit game in a myriad shades of beige, so David was over the moon...
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2. Board Game: Azul [Average Rating:7.81 Overall Rank:55] [Average Rating:7.81 Unranked]
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This one certainly isn't going into the 'where are they now?' pile anytime soon...
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3. Board Game: Coup: Rebellion G54 [Average Rating:7.02 Overall Rank:1256]
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Jon proves his inability to count up to 3 again...
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4. Board Game: Roll for the Galaxy [Average Rating:7.66 Overall Rank:100]
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Dice & Space...
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5. Board Game: The Voyages of Marco Polo [Average Rating:7.85 Overall Rank:69]
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This sees the light of day (well - the gloom of the Riverside Room) twice in as many weeks...
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6. Board Game: Coloma [Average Rating:7.42 Overall Rank:1254]
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Soren can be trusted to stick with the 2019 theme...
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7. Board Game: Copenhagen [Average Rating:7.17 Overall Rank:1177]
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Another 2019 release, which plays quickly and easily. So much so, they played it twice running...
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8. Board Game: Unfair [Average Rating:7.35 Overall Rank:741]
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Must be a bit of a head-scratcher, as there was surprisingly little noise coming from a table containing Ricky, Gaby and Tom...
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9. Board Game: Ticket to Ride: London [Average Rating:7.20 Overall Rank:1033]
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New to Chris and Paul. Perfect super-filler...
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18 card co-op game played by Vas and Philip. I think that one was more taken by it than the other.
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11. Board Game: Hellapagos [Average Rating:6.65 Overall Rank:2398] [Average Rating:6.65 Unranked]
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More island-based mayhem. We were so close to all leaving the island in glorious harmony. Then Vas pulled out his gun...
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