On this occasion the Minstry's projector - usually a focus for the start of the session - was out of action, so I stepped up to the A-board early on to doodle characters as they were being conjured up. Below is Edward the Magician. His traits were being thrown in mid-drawing: "He's really old" - add beard. "He's evil!" - arched eyebrows. "He's super powerful!" - lightning bolt emanata.
The story goes from Trafalgar Square up to the Ministry itself in Hoxton. Alongside the power-hungry Edward it stars dishevelled King tiger Robin and a werewolf. Here's how it all begins: