THE VIDEO GAME CLUB OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TURKU
Tournaments

The Finnish Championship of Academic Nintendo playing / The SM-tournament

Our biggest event is the annual Finnish Championship of Academic Nintendo Playing, held usually in november.
It features a wide variety of games from NES to Wii U. A new lineup of games is chosen every year by the board and they are kept secret until the tournament starts.

Hall of Fame

    2016: Iiro Tuominen (2nd place: Eero Hannula, 3rd: Aapo Virtanen)
    2015: Luke Jäppinen (2nd place: Tommi S, 3rd: AQ)
    2014: Luke Jäppinen (2nd place: Olli-Pekka Lindström, 3rd: Sami Kankaanpää)
    2013: Phu Thai (2nd place: Tauno Vainionpää, 3rd: Alex Blomqvist)
    2012: Miikka Röykäs, Mikael Lindström and Paavo Palanterä
    2011: Luke Jäppinen and Miikka Mannerlehto

Other tournaments:

Pokémon TCG tournament 2015

Hugo Paulsen (2nd place: Patrik Räty, 3rd place: Alex Blomqvist)

Academisen Dindendon belaamisen S&M-gisat 2014

Henrik Paatsamala and Kauri Laine

Smash 4 release tournament 2014

Esko Pukkinen

Pokémon TCG tournament 2014

Patrik Räty (2nd place: Janne Nummela, 3rd: Hugo Paulsen)

Super Smash Bros. -tournament 2014

Melee: Miikka Flinck
Brawl: Jani Lehto

Boom Street -tournament 2014

Miikka Mannerlehto

Pokémon X and Y -tournament 2013

Janne Nummela

Puzzle game tournament 2013

Bust-a-Move 3 DX: Luke Jäppinen
Super Puzzle Fighter 2 Turbo HD Remix: Paavo Maanpää
Tetris Attack: Miikka Mannerlehto
Catherine: Paavo Maanpää