ProtoTO Toronto's ProtoType Convention Aug 19-21st

ProtoTO is Toronto’s first board game prototype convention. From Friday, August 19 to Sunday, August 21, 2016, designers will get the chance to test out their tabletop games and receive feedback from playtesters.

Check out the Facebook event page here


$35 - Designers
$10 - Additional design team members

Co-designers or design teams must buy 1 "Designer" ticket to secure their table, as well as any "Additional design team member" tickets.

$10 - Playtesters
You are an integral part of the prototyping process. Your insight and feedback is invaluable. You will test unpublished games during the day and can stick around for Open Gaming at night with access to the large gaming library on site. 

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Web: A website is currently under construction, we will let you know when it is up and running!


ProtoTO will take place at BoardAgain (, located at 2111 Dundas Street West in Roncesvalles. BoardAgain is conveniently located 5 minutes south of the Dundas West subway station. It can also be accessed by both the 506 College and 505 Dundas streetcars. The location is wheelchair accessible, please contact Pam at if you have any other accommodation requirements.

BoardAgain is an inclusive space that hosts weekly gaming nights and private events. They believe in the power of board games to bring people together, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or ability. BoardAgain shares space with the offices of Women on the Move, an organization that supports female entrepreneurs.