TETRIS®

System: Nintendo 3DS Release date: 21/10/2011

Important information

As of 27/03/2023, it will no longer be possible to make purchases in Nintendo eShop for Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

The music is affectionately etched into your memory, you remember the thrill of achieving a ‘Tetris™’ line clear after clearing four lines in a single move, you’ve enjoyed guiding the famous Tetrimino shapes into place for years, but you’ve never played a Tetris® game like this before.

With over 20 Tetris game modes there are countless hours of fun to be had. Enjoy the beloved Marathon mode, or drop an AR Card onto the table in front of you and watch the game come to life in Augmented Reality modes. Compete in non-stop battles in Computer Battle mode, race against the clock in Fever mode, or hold on for as long as you can in Survival mode.

Spice things up with the Party modes which include an impressive array of new and challenging Tetris game options such as: Fit, squeeze blocks into specifically shaped holes; Bombliss™ Plus, use bombs to explode blocks coming up from below; Capture, strategically cover stars on both sides of the Matrix with Tetriminos; and Jigsaw, solve picture puzzles or import your own pictures. Make sure you also look out for new items available via SpotPass for Fever mode.

Tetris for Nintendo 3DS also boasts a range of fun multiplayer options to keep you and your friends engrossed - five Local Play modes and three Download Play modes designed for up to eight people to enjoy at one time. What’s more, the Download Play multiplayer modes only require a single Game Card - and if that isn’t enough, you can also go online and compete against the rest of the world over the Internet using the World Battle and Friend Battle game modes.

  • An iconic classic returns in 3D for a new generation to experience in a whole new way
  • Featuring Augmented Reality gameplay, and the option to import your own pictures!
  • Enjoy with nearby mates via Local Play or Download Play, battle online via the Internet, and grab items via SpotPass!
  • With a wide variety of game modes for solo entertainment and party play

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After your payment has been processed, the content will be downloaded to the applicable system linked to your Nintendo Account, or your Nintendo Network ID in the case of Wii U or Nintendo 3DS family systems. This system must be updated to the latest system software and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download. Depending on the system/console/hardware model you own and your use of it, an additional storage device may be required to download software from Nintendo eShop. Please visit our Support section for more information.

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Please make sure you have enough storage to complete the download.

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The Nintendo Account Agreement applies to the purchase of this content.

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Categories

Puzzle

Multiplayer mode

Simultaneous

Players

1 - 8

Publisher

Tetris Online, Inc.

Developer

Hudson Soft

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System

Nintendo 3DS (European version)

Release date

21/10/2011

Age rating

PEGI 3

Languages

English, German, French, Spanish, Dutch, Italian