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Marlow Tabletop and Board Games 4 September 2017 06 September 2017

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

I arrived just as a game of 6 Nimmt was wrapping up, and we played Colt Express with seven and my fully-loaded setup. It took a little explanation (particularly "we play cards in turn onto a common stack"), but went well. I won as the Marshal, for the first time; to be fair, three of my objectives were "capture X", "capture Y" and "capture any two bandits", which helped a lot. I really need to be a bit more shooty, though.

Then we had several rounds of Codenames, which… welll, I don't dislike it as much as I did, and I'll play it when it comes out, but I don't think it's ever going to be a favourite of mine. If I ever work out why, I'll be quite pleased.

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