Tetris (Series)

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Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Genres: Puzzle

Released: September 2019. Added to this library 6 months ago, last updated 10 weeks ago.

Overview

Tetris is a longstanding puzzle game where you make horizontal lines by placing different shaped tiles in a well. It's simple and fun, but as the pieces speed up it gets increasingly difficult.

The game can be played against the clock and score or competitively with other players. Here you race to get the highest score while earning problematic bricks or hazards to slow down other players by completing multiple rows simultaneously.

The basic format has been translated into a wide number of games on every system. Of note, Tetris 99 on the Nintendo Switch is a version where 100 people battle each other to be the last man standing as in Fortnite, but here you have to stack shapes tidily and quickly to win rather than shoot opponents. Tetris Effect on PlayStation VR is a version of the game on PlayStation 4 that combines play with music for a relaxing experience that also works on PlayStation VR.

 
This game is good if you want to get into esports , compete on the couch, dip your toe into online games, play old games like new or control and order things.

Commitment

Duration: It takes between 5 minutes and 20 minutes to play a round of this game.
 
Players: You can play this with 100 players online. Tetris 99 let's you play against 99 other people online in a block stacking battle to survive.

Costs

This game is completely free to play. Does not include in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

Although other Tetris games have an associated cost, Tetris 99 is free to play once you subscribe to Nintendo Online on the Switch.

You will need Nintendo Online to play online with Nintendo Switch.

Multiplayer on DS or 3DS is available with one copy of the game, via Download Play feature.

Ratings

This game has received a PEGI 3. Suitable for all ages.

This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.


Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.

Accessibility

System settings: Nintendo Switch has some built-in features, including a lockable zoom, that can be used on all games... read more.


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