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Marlow Tabletop and Board Games 19 November 2018 26 November 2018

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

We started with NMBR 9, using two sets since there were eight of us. People had an enjoyably frustrating time, and whlie I did medium terribly I wasn't quite as bad as usual.

One Night Ultimate Werewolf next; everything went very smoothly with the app, and it was fun, but I still find One Night Revolution more satisfying. (I'll have to bring it along some time; I haven't played it for a while.)

I took advantage of my reputation for always being the spy to make some unconvincing accusations and get myself lynched – to win the second game as the Tanner.

Finally, new Essen acquisition Human Punishment. The rules aren't expressed as clearly as they might be (hey ho, I will have to write a new rulebook) but there's distinctly more depth than first appears, as the last survivors of the machine apocalypse become increasingly paranoid and start grabbing guns and shooting each other. I definitely want to play this again soon.

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