12/13/2011, If you’re a fan of Tetris and want to show your love for the game wherever you go even during formal occasions (i.e. your company dinner) we’ve got just the thing for you: Tetris Cufflinks. These officially licensed accessories will complement your shirts with just the right amount of geekiness and class. Available in sets of two, you get the iconic “J” and “T” shapes will help you keep your […]
12/02/2011, Good news Tetris-heads! If you own an iOS device and you love Tetris, you’re in for a treat – assuming you haven’t already gotten the official Tetris game on your iPhone/iPod touch/iPad. EA has just launched a new version of its Tetris game, replacing the previous version they had on the Apple App Store (which has silently disappeared). Fortunately the new Tetris app will have enough features to make spending […]
09/19/2011, Are you a fan of the game Tetris and/or Dance Dance Revolution (DDR)? If you are, three MIT students have found a way to play a 6 foot tall LED matrix game of Tetris while using the DDR mat as a controller.
08/30/2011, Who has not had a round of Tetris until today in any of its many iterations? If you answered that particular question with a resounding “Yes”, then I would say that it is a very, very sad thing. After all, this block puzzler has long kept folks entertained over the years in its different formats, but the arcade original is what made the game so famous. EA Mobile has decided […]
07/19/2011, How much would you be willing to pay for a video game? Especially if it’s one that doesn’t run on the console you have in your living room right now? (Okay maybe you do have a Sega Genesis/Mega Drive but I’m pretty sure it’s in an attic collecting dust right?) Well, how does owning the Mega Drive version of Tetris sound to you?
06/15/2011, One of the world’s most popular video games of all time, Tetris is now available on yet another platform. Granted we’ve been playing Tetris on our TVs for years but that was with the aid of a console. Oberon Media, the exclusive distributors of the Tetris game for connected TV has just announced the release of the game on Samsung Apps – the world’s first HDTV-based app store for Samsung […]
04/21/2011, Tetris is an age old, classic game that has been popular pretty much since it was introduced. However in today’s world of fancy gaming consoles and motion controls, the game somehow feels a little outdated, even though it still remains one of the most fun games in the world. Well, a Trinity College student, better known as Keyosaurus on YouTube recently put together his own version of Tetris, combining the […]
03/04/2011, While we know playing games with the Kinect is no walk in the park, wait until you get a load of this project called Kinetris. A Kinect hacker has managed to come up with a Tetris game that makes use of Microsoft’s gaming camera to control the rotation, position and falling of the colorful pieces. Can Tetris get anymore tiring than this? I doubt it. He has managed to turn […]
02/10/2011, Now who said because the BlackBerry PlayBook was from RIM it would be all work and no play? Because according to the latest press release from Electronic Arts (EA), the upcoming QNX tablet will be launching with a couple of EA titles preloaded onto the device. Folks who pick up a BlackBerry PlayBook will be able to enjoy high-speed racing in Need for Speed Undercover and break lines of blocks […]
01/04/2011, Tetris, one of the most popular games of all time never gets old and never dies. Oberon Media, one of the world’s leading multi-platform casual games company has recognized this and struck a deal with Tetris. The deal will see Oberon and its partners bringing the timeless puzzle game to television sets and other TV-related devices including Blu-ray players. With this new distribution deal, we can expect to see Tetris […]
11/08/2010, Since Tetris was originally conceived by a Russian, it makes perfect sense for his fellow countryman, Stanislav Ponomarev, to utilize his knowledge of the NerdKit Microcontroller in order to churn out the rather impressive RGB LED Tetris Game. This might just be more fun than the original simply because of its design, and it will definitely be worth playing in the dark with all the lights turned off for added […]
04/21/2010, Just when you thought that only humans were capable of handling game of Tetris, along comes this Lego robot that was built with some Lego Mindstorm pieces alongside a webcam and a digital signalling processing board. This is the brainchild of Branislov Kisacanin who cobbled what he dubs the Tetris-Bot. The Texas Instruments DSP board will analyze the screen and then communicate with the NXT robot through LED lights. The […]
03/12/2010, Want to make your living room look a whole lot better via a touch of geek? That can be done courtesy of Mexican industrial designer Gabriel CaÃ±as with the Tetris Chair. Doesn’t look too comfortable, but since it comprises of various parts of the Tetris blocks, who are we to complain with a cool looking piece of colorful furniture located right smack in the middle of your living room?
02/05/2010, Hmmm, have TV channels really advanced to such a state where there is this thing called Tetris TV? Apparently so, as DISH Network has teamed up with Oberon Media and The Tetris Company to bring such a cutting-edge interactive TV game service. As you can tell, Tetris TV enables viewers to enjoy a game of Tetris using a few clicks of their TV remote, and while North America is the […]