Go is an ancient Chinese board game of territorial strategy. In addition to free play, the Go event for Anime North this year will feature a full-fledged Go tournament, run in conjunction with the Canadian Go Association. The tournament is open to visitors of Anime North and is free to attend with any pass to Anime North.
Location: International Plaza South Lobby
Friday and Sunday Free Play
Come on out and learn how to play Go. Check your schedule for exact times.
Test your skills against experienced players in this four round tournament. We'll be using the standard 19x19 boards and clocks for time keeping. The time limits are 25 minutes main time and 3x30 seconds Byo-Yomi overtime.
- 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM: Registration and Setup
- 10:00 AM to 12:00 noon: Round 1
- 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM: Round 2
- 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM: Round 3
- 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Round 4
Times for Rounds 1, 2, 3, and 4 are subject to change. Check the program booklet for the location times of the tournament and free play. If in doubt, please ask one of the Go event organizers and we will answer any questions.
You can register for the event here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/anime-north-go-cup-tickets-11035522545