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Tetris Owner Playstudios to Launch Blockchain Gaming Division and Web3 Fund – Blockchain Bitcoin News

Playstudios, a mobile gaming company, has recently announced it is diving into the world of Web3 gaming. The company is launching a blockchain gaming division that will introduce the concept of “rewarded play” to its users, who already enjoy real-world rewards for playing its games. Playstudios will also invest $10 million in Web3 gaming companies. […]

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It Turns Out Your Sperm Is Full of DNA Packed as Tightly as Tetris Blocks

Our DNA is packed into our nucleus pretty damn tightly. Each chromosome is one looong DNA molecule wrapped around proteins called histones, like a very tiny thread on very tiny spools.   But sperm puts even the packing skills of chromosomes to shame. “If DNA were to take up as much space as a watermelon […]

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Gaming

How Gen Z is pushing NES Tetris to its limits | Engadget

Image Credit: Greyj/Getty Images (modified) “Classic Tetris” usually refers to the NES port of the game. It’s considered the gold standard original and is the version played in the CTWC tournaments. This means original NES consoles, controllers and big old CRT TVs. “A lot of people make fun of us in the comments. They’re like, […]

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Gaming

10 Best-Selling Video Game Franchises Of All Time: Tetris, Call Of Duty, Super Mario And More

Video game companies can see years of success with franchises that have multiple titles or annual releases. Franchises that last for years can prove lucrative for the companies that own them as well. Here is a look at the top 10 selling video game franchises of all time and the companies that own them. 1. Tetris […]

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Gaming

Tetris 99’s Pokémon Legends: Arceus Crossover Event Is Now Live

Unlock a special theme. Update : This event is now officially underway. You’ll have until next week to unlock the special theme. Original story : To celebrate the arrival of Pokémon Legends: Arceus on Nintendo Switch later this month, Tetris 99 will be hosting a special themed event in the battle royale. Read the full […]

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Tetris 99 Is Hosting A Pokémon Legends: Arceus Crossover Event Later This Month

Don’t miss it! To celebrate the arrival of Pokémon Legends: Arceus on Nintendo Switch later this month, Tetris 99 will be hosting a special themed event in the battle royale. It’ll start on 21st January and through until 25th January. Players who earn 100 event points during this time will unlock a new theme which […]

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Gaming

Reminder: Unlock A Special Mario Party Superstars Theme In Tetris 99

Update: Event is currently underway. Update: This is event is currently underway and runs until December 13 – so join in on the fun while you can to unlock this special Mario Party Superstars theme. Read the full article on nintendolife.com Read more here Nintendo Life | Latest News

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Tetris Effect: Connected Receives Another Update On Switch – Includes Visual And Performance Optimisations

Plus fixes and more! The Nintendo Switch version of Tetris Effect: Connected received another update last week – bumping it up to Version 1.2.6. The official support page has now shared the full details – revealing optimisations to the overall visual quality and performance. Apart from this, there are also a number of fixes and […]

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Gaming

Tetris 99 Charges Into Battle With A Brand New Miitopia Theme

If you’re in need of a break from Pac-Man 99 and Super Bomberman R Online, why not return to Tetris 99 this weekend? Nintendo’s battle royale is hosting another themed event – this time allowing players to unlock a special Miitopia theme, in its latest Maximus Cup. It runs from 18th June until 21st June […]

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Random: You Can Now Play The Original Game Boy Tetris In Online Multiplayer

© stacksmashing Not long ago we shared the work of Game Boy hacker stacksmashing, who has been doing intriguing mods with the retro portable. They had managed to connect to the link cable process in the original Tetris to manipulate the pieces that would drop when playing multiplayer. It was just a bit of fun, […]