FAQ

What is Polhacks?
Polhacks is a game festival dating back to 2011, arranged by Uppsala Union of Engineering and Science Students. It is a fun and social event with a focus on socializing and games that everyone can participate in and can find something to entertain themselves with. Whether you are an experienced gamer who has spend a lot of time gaming and maybe even on a competing level in some of the games, or if you've never played a game in your entire life, there will be something for you.

Who can participate?
You have to be studying or have studied in Uppsala.

How can I participate?
What is special about this year 2021 is that Polhacks will be completely online. This is because we want to follow the current recommendations during the ongoing epidemic.
If you choose to buy a ticket, you will be able to participate in our tournaments. It's tournaments in the biggest and most popular e-sport games with awesome prizes. If you don't want to participate in tournaments, that's completely ok, you are welcome to watch our tournaments on twitch or hang with us on discord.
Click here to join our discord: Polhacks online or in the blue box to the right that says Discord.
Polhacks also have a stream on Twitch here.

When does Polhacks open and close?
Polhacks opens the doors on the 25th of March and closes on the 28th of March. Polhacks is open 24h there in between!

Can I buy a ticket at the door?
No, not this year! This year the event is completely online.

What does one ticket cost?
A ticket costs 50/60kr (member of UTN/Not member of UTN).

How long does ticket last?
The whole LAN!
I'm looking for a team/team mates for a tournament. How can I find them?
Click on the Discord link to the right and find the appropriate channel and write.