Casual Get Together

  • Needs a date

  • Needs a location

  • A chance to say 'hi' and play a few board games of whatever takes anyone's fancy.

    Once we've got a few members and an idea of what we might be playing we can have a think about a venue.

    Let us know what you'd like to play below.  All suggestions welcome.

Join or login to comment.

  • Simon W.

    Ok, I can host up to 10 people, address is in Hillcrest area, Tonight (at a pinch), Sunday or Monday, from 6-10pm (I suggest). I have plenty of games or bring your own. What evening? Matt, do you want to change the details on this meetup once evening has been finalised?

    January 17

  • Simon W.

    I have plenty of space and heaps of games and would be happy to host a meet up. I've never been to one before so what's the process. Although I used to run the Waikato Boardgamer club...

    1 · January 16

    • Vaughan T.

      I believe anyone can create a new meetup event, you just have to get a total of 2 other members to RSVP yes, before your Meetup gets 'announced' to the wider group.

      1 · January 16

    • Vaughan T.

      and thus shows up the Events page.

      1 · January 16

  • Vaughan T.

    Ok, I know i said my place was a bit on the small side, but guess what, 'small' trumps nothing at all. Please PM me if you have a game we can all play, and i'll sort a small game at my place.

    January 16

  • Alison

    Not much experience, but looking forward to meeting people and giving the games a go

    1 · January 16

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey everyone!
    We don't have our boardgames yet - but when they arrive we look forward to sharing and playing some games with some fellow boardgamegeeks :-)

    1 · September 4

  • Matt D.

    I've been terrible at doing anything with this group, but if anyone wants to suggest a time and place for some games, feel free. :)

    January 8

  • Vaughan T.

    Alternatively, Id be quite happy to chip in with a few others to buy a new board game, as i don't own any myself, and have no idea what anyone else already has. I'd offer to host also, however my 2 bedroom inner city apartments just a bit on the small side, for anymore than 4 people at one time.

    January 8

  • Vaughan T.

    i'd play just about anything, carn't recall a board or card game I ever disliked. just don't have any of my own.

    January 6

  • Simon W.

    No sorry. I think this group is more for board games? Are there other video gamers here?

    January 1

  • Garry L.

    anyone dota 2 here ?

    1 · December 31

  • Simon W.

    Hi all!

    September 23

  • Dean

    Thanks for the posts - ended up connecting with a few people through the Facebook group for Waikato board gamers and had a great evening.

    1 · January 19, 2014

  • Dean

    Anyone keen for a game tomorrow night (sat 18 Jan)? Will be coming down and staying at the in-laws. Can't offer a venue, but can bring games :) Will post on BGG too.

    January 17, 2014

    • Matt D.

      I'd love to, but I'll be away in Wellington this weekend! Next time you're down let me know.

      January 17, 2014

    • Nathan C.

      I'm not free tonight either sorry.

      January 18, 2014

Want to go?

Join and RSVP

8 going

  • Matt D.
    Organizer
    Event Host

    I just moved to Hamilton. Starting a Board Game and RPG group seemed like a good... more

  • mochi

    Hope to meet you all

  • Vlad

    I just moved to Hamilton from Auckland for a new job and would very much like to keep up the... more

  • Robert C.
    Co-Organizer

    Originally from the UK, Moving down to Hamilton. Keen board gamer. Enjoys RPGs and wargames too.

  • Sarah

    Been in Hamilton nearly 10 year but most of my uni friends are moving on.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Create your own Meetup Group

Get started Learn more
Bill

I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

Bill, started New York City Gay Craft Beer Lovers

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy