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Marlow Tabletop and Board Games 1 October 2018 09 October 2018

This Meetup-based boardgames group continues to meet at the Marlow Donkey.

We had a couple of new players, some language assistants from France and Germany working at a local school, and we started with 6 Nimmt since they'd met it before.

With the ice broken, it was time for several games of The Resistance: the straight game, then adding Commander and Assassin, and finally with False Commander and Bodyguard. These were very effective games, and I think everyone had a good time.

Finally a game of Codenames – well, technically two games, but the first one ended in the first turn and I can't really count it. It was slanted in our favour but that won't stop me from claiming the win. This is one that's grown on me; I wasn't a fan in my first few plays, but while I'm still not planning to buy it I'll enjoy it when it's offered.

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