Are you a designer? Or an experienced gamer wanting to try something a little different?
Well, ProtoTO, Toronto's boardgame prototype and design convention (and prototype facilitators at other conventions) has got you covered. This year's ProtoTO convention is being held on September 27-29. Desingers can secure a table for a 3 hour block at $40 per block (this will also give them access to all three days of the convention where they can playtest other games, go to the gamin
I wrote a few posts back about the advantage a player with extensive experience with the digital/app version of a game gives the player over newer players to the game. Since writing that post I've had the opportunity to play a couple of games in person that I'd only ever played virtually before. One was the Castles of Mad King Ludwig, an immensely enjoyable game that has a very simple play (buy a castle room and build it on your castle) but with plenty of play features (room