“Täytyy mennä vauhikkaasti” -speedrun event at 12 o’clock in Turku-sali

The Academic Nintendo Club dedicates an entire event to the art of speedrunning. People can come watch as the legendary speedrunners “Samura1man” and “zer0skar_I”, as well as other talented players, try to play games from start to finish as fast as they can.

The event will feature the following performances:

– 13:00 “Mistral” – Kingdom Hearts 0.2 (40 minutes)
– 14:00 “Peero” – Earthbound (Boogey%) (90 minutes)
– 16:00 “Samura1man” – Super Mario Sunshine (80 minutes)
– 17:30 “Reslandero” – Super Mario Bros. 1 ja Super Mario Bros. 3 (30 minutes)
– 18:00 “Aldriel” – Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (45 minutes)
– 19:00 “superthunderblade” – Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (45 minutes)
– 20:00 “zer0skar_I” – Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age (2 hours 30 minutes)

All the speedruns will be streamed at

And if there’s a speedrun that you are not interested in, worry not! We will also have one or two consoles that people can play in a more relaxed fashion.

The event is free and open to everyone. Welcome!

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Drinking game tournament 27.4. 8 PM @ Kerhis

The Academic Nintendo Club invites people to come to Kerhis and to compete in classic games. There are also special rules in place, most of which have to do with drinking.

People can participate with alcoholic or non-alcoholic drinks. Everyone must bring their own drinks. The games in the tournament include: GTA: Vice City, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and NHL 2004. The exact rules will be revealed at Kerhis.

The event is for adults only. Welcome!

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The second gaming night of april on 15.4. 5 PM @ Turku-sali

The second game night of the Academic Nintendo Club in April will include many consoles, many games and, hopefully, many players.

This time, there will also be room for people to sell their games. If you are interested in selling your games in the game night, please contact the board in advance by e-mail (anc-hallitus [at] lists [dot] utu [dot] fi) or in our Discord, so that we know how many people are coming to sell.

The game night is free and open for everyone. Welcome!

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Rhythm and dance game night of april 2nd at 5PM @ Turku-sali

Our first game night in April has a theme: Dance and rhythm games!

The game night will feature dancing, drumming, guitar playing and singing.

How? With these games:
– In the Groove (dance pad included)
– Donkey Konga (with the original DK Bongos)
– Guitar Hero on the Wii

And we also have microphones for karaoke!

As usual, there will be plenty of other games to play as well. The game night is free and open for everyone. Welcome!



Second game night of march 22.3. 5PM-10PM @ Turku-sali

The second ANC game night in March will contain lots of freely playable games on various consoles. People can also bring their own games.

This time, we will also have a Pokkén Tournament DX tournament. The winner of the tournament gets a prize! You can (and should) already sign up for the tournament here:

And if you’re wondering what Pokkèn is, well, you can watch a trailer here:

The game night and the tournament are both open and free for everyone. Welcome!

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Game night of march: ANC goes Turpakellari 10.3. at 2 PM

The Academic Nintendo Club and Turpakellari have a game night together. There will be plenty of games to freely play, including but not limited to fighting games.

The venue for the game night will be Turku Game Hub, located in the 3rd floor of Pharma City.

The event is free and open for everyone.

For more information on Turpakellari, please check their website. You can also check out Turpakellari’s Discord.


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February Game Night 9.2. at 2 PM @ Turku-sali

Who wants to play video games? The ANC, of course!

Since weekends are well suited for playing games, our first game night in February will be extra long, starting already at 14:00. So, there should be plenty of time for playing our many games. And you’re welcome to bring your own video games, board games or card games as well.

The game night is free and open for everyone.



Koneistamo #18 on 14th-16th of December @ Hive

Koneistamo tournament series features games in the Super Smash Bros. series as well as various other titles. Players and spectators of all skill levels are welcome to participate.

The event is hosted by Smash Finland ry, Academic Nintendo Club ry and Turun taistelupelaajat ry. Our venue is provided to us through the courtesy of Turku Game Hub.

What’s new?

  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate singles and doubles!
  • More announcements to come (possible side events and other additions to the event)

More details can be found on the event’s page