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SpringCon 22 October 2016 09 November 2016

Back to this small quarterly boardgames convention in Watford. With images; cc-by-sa on everything.

I turned up a little late to join the Wings of Glory game, but with a 40-minute-plus-one-turn deadline it got the job done and didn't outstay its welcome.

That table went on to Pandemic: Reign of Cthulhu.

Meanwhle I was playing Welcome Back to the Dungeon, not so much an expansion for Welcome to the Dungeon (though it can be used that way) as a sequel that does things in different ways, and Splendor, which I haven't had out for a while (and for which I'm working on a 3D-printed storage box design that'll be rather smaller than the current one).

We went on to Grifters, which I was able to introduce effectively but not to win;

Condottiere, an odd card game loosely themed on Renaissance warfare;

and Red 7, at which I did entirely terribly.

Didn't win anything all day, though I came a credible second at Splendor. I blame post-Essen con crud.

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