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Birthday Boardgaming 14 June 2020

This was not a One Player Guild meeting, but it involved several of the same people, getting together virtually for a birthday celebration with boardgames rather than in the pub in Silverstone.

We used Jitsi for audio and video chat, and played boardgames on BoardGameArena. (It has its own audio chat service, but only for paying users.)

First up was Rallyman GT, core box track three with four players. Two other people arrived during the game.

Then 6 Nimmt!, which I actually won (which doesn't happen when I play with strangers on BGA).

More GT, core box track 6 with a bit more room to manoeuvre. Lots more crashes this time.

And finally Stone Age, in which I had the highest score during the game but did this mostly by missing out on the game-end bonuses.

It was all a bit slower than a face-to-face games day would have been, but good company and a pleasant time even so.

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