Table Top/Board Games/CCG Games
Calling all lovers of collectible card games, board games, and miniature table top games! Check out what Anime North has in store for this year!
401 Games, www.401games.ca, will be hosting events for both Weiss Schwarz and Force of Will on Saturday as well as casual play all weekend at Anime North!
Wood for Sheep
WoodForSheep Hobbies Ltd. is headed back to Anime North. This year, on top of our great demo library that we bring for participants to try, we are also running "Play to Win" demo sessions, and raffling off a few more games. This year, we also have several tables available for Role Playing Games.
Warhammer is back at Anime North 2017 — Sunday ONLY!
Beyblade North 2017 brings a full weekend’s worth of giveaways and high-speed battles, with new activities every single day! Compete in up to 4 tournaments or play free battles just for fun. Even if you’re new to the game, our expert bladers will give you hands-on training and equipment to battle with. Hosted by worldbeyblade.org.
Steve Jackson Games - Men in Black
Members of the Steve Jackson Games volunteer Men in Black program will once again be joining us in our gaming area. There will be a selection of SJ Games' product available that will be free to play during open gaming hours, as well as hosting game demonstrations to teach new players interested in learning. As a great way to change things up for those already familiar with Munchkin, a Tournament, complete with Steve Jackson Games prizes and other blended theme games will be scheduled.
Japanime Games will be on hand to teach demos and run FREE tournaments for our games! Come learn to play Tanto Cuore, Barbarossa, Heart of Crown, God's Gambit, and the NEW Naruto Shippuden Board Game! Tanto Cuore tournaments scheduled on Saturday at noon and 4:00PM, and Sunday at noon. Come join us to play games and win promo cards and playmats!
Hairy Tarantula: Magic the Gathering
Hairy Tarantula returns to Anime North with more Magic: the Gathering events than ever before. We're bringing both scheduled and on-demand events, including TWO of the last Grand Prix Trials there will ever be!
Go is an ancient Chinese board game of surrounding territory. Representatives from the Toronto go playing community will be at hand to teach and play against. Everyone attending Anime North is welcome to visit the Go tables all weekend. The Go tables are located at the table top gaming venue in the Toronto Congress Centre, Hall B. (Check torontogoclub.org for places to play in Toronto and go-canada.org for places to play in Canada)
Yu-Gi-Oh! and Cardfight Vanguard
Untouchables is happy to bring you all a fun weekend full of Vanguard and Yu-Gi-Oh! Join us as we will be hosting tournaments all weekend where you can get cool promos and win some of the newest packs.
All three days of Anime North, Untouchables will be hosting four intermediate tournaments for Cardfight and Yu-Gi-Oh. Players pay $10.00 to play and receive two booster packs for play and top cut will receive store credit to spend at the booth.
On Saturday we will also be having non-stop $10 box tourneys for both games between 7:00 PM and 9:00 PM. Everyone gets a pack and the top four split the box. Whenever we have eight players signed up, we will start a new one.
Palladium Books® – Rifts® – Robotech®
Palladium founder Kevin Siembieda and others will run FREE role-playing games in the gaming area, while others demo Robotech® RPG Tactics all weekend. Meet and get books signed by Palladium creators: Kevin Siembieda, Charles Walton (artist, concepts), Greg Diaczyk (writer), Braden Campbell (writer), Wayne Smith (editor), Apollo Okamura (artist), Brett Caron (writer/editor) and maybe a few others.
The main Robotech® RPG Tactics gaming takes place on Saturday and Sunday, and depending on Kevin Siembieda’s schedule, he hopes to run his infamous Lord DeSilca Fantasy RPG tournament game (2½ hours; 8-10 players, character sheets provided) twice over the weekend, and maybe a Beyond the Supernatural game as well. Times and sign-up sheets will be located at the Palladium booth in the Gaming Hall. A selection of Palladium products will be available for purchase.
See-Scape is a Sci-Fi cafe/bar in Toronto, Ontario. It's an event space that has board games, video games, local art and more. Hang out with friends in a relaxed space that celebrates creativity and imagination across the genres!
Sproutli Games will be hosting their games for attendees to play or buy over the duration of the Anime North 2017! Their games consist of tabletop RPG's, and their titles include Trials of the Magi, King of Slimes, and their latest game, Planet Crashers. Stop by the booth for more information, or to enjoy one of our games. All those who stop by and play any of their games or purchase a game will have their name entered into a raffle to win one of their fantastic prizes!
Casual Gaming on behalf of "Cambridge Cards and Games"
Anime North 2017 Casual Gaming on behalf of Cambridge Cards and Games is proud to confirm the following game from both Canada and Japan