lvlup 2020

Stay tuned for more information about this year's event!

The tabletop and role-playing games convention for grades 9-12 in Saskatchewan

February 29, 2020

10 am to 10 pm

Registration will be live in December 2019.

Riverview Collegiate - 650 Coteau St W

There are interscholastic tournaments, as well as open tournaments for the following games: Magic the Gathering, Chess, Go, Connect 4, Settlers of Catan, Hero Clix, and Dutch Blitz.

MTG Interscholastic

Each school will enter 4 students to battle in this Cube competition.

MTG Open

This tournament is open to everyone and will use the Commander format.

Chess

The classic game of strategy.

Heroclix

This is a combat-based collectable mini game.

Settlers of Catan

In this award winning game, players attempt to build and develop holdings while trading and acquiring resources.

Dutch Blitz

A fast-paced, family oriented, action card game played with a specially printed deck.

Go

An abstract strategy game for two players, in which the aim is to surround more territory than the opponent.

Connect 4

This classic game just keeps coming back!

Come and play role playing games, such as Dungeons and Dragons 5e, Star Wars, and Marvel Superheroes.

Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition

We have 3 sessions different session offered. Session details are in the RGP section.

Star Wars the RPG

Experience the fun of Star Wars the RPG. Session details are in the RGP section.

Marvel Super Heroes RPG

We're going retro with Marvel Super Heroes. Session details are in the RGP section.

There are three workshops this year: Intro to Cosplay, Painting Minis 101, and Writing for Role Play!

Intro to Cosplay

Just getting started? Need some advice from the experts? This session has you covered.

Painting Minis 101

This session will go over the basic techniques and some great tips for painting minis.

Writing 4 Role Play

This session, brought to you by the Moose Jaw Public Library will teach you how to flesh out those backstories, environments, and NPCS.

We have staff on hand to teach you the game play to get you playing and having fun quickly!

Lords of Waterdeep

Legendary

Dice Throne

Zooloretto

If you want to try a new board game, we have knowledgeable staff to help you set up and get started.

Build your own costume and show it off! You can enter our cosplay competition. Rules for our cosplay competition will be published shortly.

About Us

lvlup is brought to you by educators and youth workers. We meet weekly to plan this event. Our planning committee includes:

  • Janice Lamb - teacher, theatre nerd, board gamer, and RPG-er
    • Contact: lamb.janice@prairiesouth.ca
  • Barry Raymond - speech pathologist and gamer
    • Contact: raymond.barry@prairiesouth.ca
  • Phil Sims - youth worker, musician (Philly5), board gamer, and RPG-er
    • Contact: phil@mjymca.ca