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ProtoTO is Toronto’s first board game prototype convention. From Friday, August 19 to Sunday, August 21, 2016 at Board Again Games (2111 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON), designers will get the chance to test out their tabletop games and receive feedback from playtesters. The weekend-long convention will kick off with a Designer Panel featuring Canadian designers: Eric Lang (Blood Rage, Quarriors!, Arcadia Quest, and Kaosball), Christopher Chung (Lanterns), Daryl Andrews (The Walled City and Caffeine Rush) and Paul Tseng (Outer Earth).

Designer tickets are $35, additional design team member tickets are $10, and playtester tickets are $10. All tickets cover the whole weekend including the Designer Panel on Friday night, access to Board Again's game library during Open Gaming, plus all attendees will receive a FREE raffle ticket. All attending designers will also receive a $5 Game Crafter gift certificate and access to a plethora of prototyping materials provided by The Game Crafter and Print & Play.

Participating Publishers:

Mercury Games
FoxMind
Marbles: The Brain Store
CSE Games
Jellybean Games
Avant-Garde Games

Special Guests:

Scott Nicholson - Wilfrid Laurier Game Design and Development Program Coordinator
Hasbro Gaming Lab
Four Corners of the Board Podcast Team
Daily Worker Placement

If you'd like to know more, you can check out the Eventbrite page, our fancy new Website , Facebook group, or Follow Us on Twitter.

Feel free to ask any questions you may have here, but please make sure you've at least looked through the Eventbrite page first.

We will be updating this post as more guests and publishers confirm their attendance, so check back often!

We hope to see you there!
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I keep looking at this and wishing I could go but my shift change that week makes it impossible.

Best of luck and I hope everyone has a great time with amazing feedback on their games!
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So sorry you can't make it James

We hope to make this an annual event, so hopefully we'll see you next year!
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BIG NEWS!

Eric M. Lang (Yes, that Eric Lang) will be joining the Designer Panel on Friday Night

Be sure to keep checking back here and the social media links above for more updates as they happen!
 
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ProtoTO now has a fancy website, plus we've revealed the first few confirmed participating publishers! (See details above)
 
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Only one day until the ProtoTO festivities start!!!

Designer tickets are Sold Out for the weekend (although you can join the Wait List), but there are still plenty of Playtester tickets available on the Eventbrite page.

We can't wait to see you this weekend!
 
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