Nintendo Reveals Winners of UT Grand Prix Competition

The UT Grand Prix is an annual competition focusing on t-shirt design and the theme of 2017’s competition was Nintendo. There were over 16,000 contestants, but the top 3 have been revealed today.

First and second place both went to two Japanese fans, one created a shirt based on the 8-bit Mario and the second place winner designed an ink splat Splatoon shirt.

Third place’s winner is from Mexico and designed a unique Legend of Zelda shirt.

1st place received $10,000, an invitation to the awards ceremony attended by Shigeru Miyamoto, Switch signed by him and a special commemorative award.

2nd place obtained $3,000, an invitation to the awards ceremony attended by Shigeru Miyamoto and received a switch signed by Miyamoto.

The rest of the finalists received $500 each. Ultimately 25 designs were chosen to go for sale in stores and online starting May 19. View them all in the video below: