Hat Trick Championships

Attention all ice hockey and retro gaming enthusiasts! Get ready for an adrenaline-fueled experience with Hat Trick, the definitive C64 ice hockey game tournament taking place in the heart of Tampere city.

Compete against some of the best gamers in the country in this exciting tournament, where you’ll relive the glory days of classic video games while battling it out on the pixel ice.

With its retro graphics and old-school gameplay, Hat Track promises to take you back to a simpler time while offering a challenging and exhilarating competition that will keep you on the edge of your seat.

So grab your favorite joystick and get ready to hit the virtual ice in ZBase, where the stakes are high, and the competition is fierce. With prizes and bragging rights on the line, this is a tournament you won’t want to miss.

Join us for evening of gaming, demoscene, drinks, friends and non-stop action, all in the beautiful setting of Tampere, Finland. Register now and secure your spot in the Hat Trick tournament โ€“ it’s sure to be a blast!

Rules of Engagement

  • Qualifiers start at 3PM (15:00) – pre-register to quarantee your spot in the tournament. Qualifiers are played in either the double elimination bracket or best out of 3. First loss doesn’t send you home – yet.
  • Finals start at 8PM (20:00) and are played on best out of 3. The Grand Final is to be played best out of 5.
  • All games are played on real hardware, no emulators here. (Ultimate 64 is allowed)
  • You can bring your own joystick or use weapons we provide.
  • All games are played in Z-base, Tampere, Finland. Be there on time.
  • Tournament games are streamed via Twitch with eSports pro commentary.