The best way to find out what the Great Canadian Board Game Blitz is all about is to watch our promo video:
Photos of last board game towers before winner clips by Elizabeth Beard from
Music by The Tea Party; song name "Winter Solstice".
The Great Canadian Board Game Blitz (GCBGB) is a circuit of board game tournaments
held at Canadian game conventions and retailers. You play several rounds of games over the span of
eight hours, collecting points based on your finishing rank in each game.
The finals are held each summer in Toronto at
You can check the schedule below for upcoming events to see if there is a championship
We ran our third finals event at FanExpo 2012 in August. Jay Raynor
was crowned the Great Canadian Champion of 2012. This 2012 finals concluded our third season,
and we are looking forward to many more!
To sign-up for an upcoming blitz, please send us an email with subject
"GCBGB Sign-up". In the email, please give us your name and tell us which blitz you would like
to sign-up for. If there is a Facebook or Meetup event for the blitz, then marking yourself as
attending is another way to sign-up. Lastly, you can follow-up on the BoardGameGeek thread
indicating that you plan to come.
To be notified of upcoming championship announcements, subscribe to this thread on BoardGameGeek
Thanks to Christian Monterroso, we also now have a BoardGameGeek Micro Badge:
To find out more, please see the About GCBGB