Smasher:King Funk

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King Funk
Character info
Smash 64 main Captain Falcon
Melee main Falco
Brawl main Falco
Smash 4 main Lucario
Ultimate main Yoshi
Project M main Meta Knight
Rankings and results info
Most recent ranking Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Danish Ultimate Power Rankings: 10th
Personal and other info
Real name Julius Vissing
Birth date (age 32)
Location Copenhagen, Hovedstaden Denmark

Julius Vissing, aka King Funk, is a smasher, tournament organizer and commentator currently residing in Copenhagen, Denmark. Formerly a SSB64 and Brawl player, Julius now plays Melee and Ultimate, as well as a variety of other fighting game titles (most notably Street Fighter 6, Granblue Fantasy Versus: Rising & Tekken 8). He is currently ranked 2nd for SSBM on the Danish Power Rankings. He is also the main tournament organizer for Valhalla, Denmark's major European Smash tournament series.

King Funk started out with Brawl in Portugal in 2008, where he co-founded the competitive scene with Flayl and hosted the country's first few tournaments. In 2010, he moved to Denmark for his studies and quickly transitioned from Brawl to Melee as most players in Scandinavia favored the latter as their game of choice. He was also for a long time one of Europe's best SSB64 players until he quit the game in late 2012 to focus on other fighting games.

King Funk frequently commentates at European events such as DreamHack and hosts local and regional tournaments, such as the "Hive", "King Funk's Castle" and "Super Nørre Bros" series. In January 2018, he organized Denmark's first major tournament, Valhalla, which was followed by Valhalla II and Valhalla III in 2019 and 2020 with several hundred attendees from all over the world each year. After a long break due to the COVID-19 crisis and personal matters, King Funk returned to major tournament organization and hosted Valhalla IV in February 2024.

Tournament placings[edit]

Super Smash Bros.[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
Apex 2012 January 6th-8th, 2012 7th 3rd Sensei
B.E.A.S.T 7 February 17th-19th, 2017 13th
Fête August 2nd-4th 2019 13th

Super Smash Bros. Melee[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
Beauty April 15th-17th, 2011 17th 9th VJ
Beauty 2 May 2nd-5th, 2011 13th
Smashers' Reunion: Melee Grande July 13th-15th, 2012 17th Navn
King Funk's Castle II: Måske October 4th-7th, 2012 13th 9th Slynus
B.E.A.S.T 3 April 3rd-7th, 2013 33rd 13th Eagle
B.E.A.S.T 4 February 12th-15th, 2014 65th 13th Tomber
The Hive #2 March 29th, 2014 5th
Hestens Lade I April 19th, 2014 5th
Jylland History 20XX July 9th, 2014 2nd
MUST 1 August 16th, 2014 7th
The Hive #4 August 30th, 2014 5th
Hestens Lade II October 18th, 2014 2nd
DrømmeLAN 4.0 November 8th, 2014 17th 9th Matsimilian
B.E.A.S.T 5 January 9th, 2015 49th
Heart of Gold 1 February 20th, 2015 5th
Mini-Hive #1 March 24th, 2015 1st
Headstomper '15 May 16th, 2015 5th 1st Leffen
Stapla Upp Det August 28th, 2015 3rd 9th Spider
Helix September 25th-27th, 2015 33rd 9th Eagle
Sm@sh Ranbat 4 October 4th, 2015 2nd
Sm@sh Ranbat Finals December 13th, 2015 1st
B.E.A.S.T 6 February 19th-21st, 2016 65th 17th MISTRRLOVE
Headstomper '16 June 4th-5th, 2016 4th Moe
Heir 3 August 19th-21st, 2016 49th 33rd JJLinyard
Eclipse 2 October 21st-23rd, 2016 33rd 17th VJ
B.E.A.S.T 7 February 17th-19th, 2017 65th
DreamHack Summer 2017 June 17th-18th, 2017 4th Poopmaister6000
Azension II July 21st-23rd, 2017 9th 5th Poopmaister6000
DreamHack Winter 2017 December 2nd-3rd, 2017 7th Poopmaister6000
Phoenix Blue February 22nd-24th, 2018 17th 9th Poopmaister6000
Phoenix Blue 2 February 22nd-24th, 2019 33rd 9th Poopmaister6000
XI Mansion 6: Farewell Zephyr Edition February 14th-16th, 2020 1st
The UpsetOnline February 27th-28th, 2021 33rd
Phoenix Blue OnlineOnline March 26th-28th, 2021 25th 13th Moe
Avant la Fête May 14th, 2023 17th 5th Moe
Fête 3: By the Sea July 14th-16th, 2023 79th / 409 33rd / 128 Moe

Super Smash Bros. Brawl[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
Smash Portugal National Tournament #1 July 26th, 2009 5th
Smash Portufal National Tournament #2 October 3rd, 2009 7th 2nd Flayl
Smash Portugal National Tournament #3 December 22nd, 2009 1st 1st Flayl
Extreme Freeplay Tournament 2010 August 7th-8th, 2010 1st

Project M[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
King Funk's Castle II: Måske October 4th-7th, 2012 4th Kukzzzz
B.E.A.S.T 4 February 12th-15th, 2014 9th
Azension II July 21st-23rd, 2017 5th 1st Eagle

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
DrømmeLAN 4.0 November 7th-9th, 2014 5th

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate[edit]

Tournament Date 1v1 placement 2v2 placement Partner
Phoenix Blue 2 February 22nd-24th, 2019 17th 9th Vision