TETRIS 99 Grand Prix Announced

Nintendo have announced the 11th Grand Prix / Maximus Cup / Teto 1 Cup for TETRIS 99 entitled “Lunar New Year Point-Stacking Challenge!” and taking place between January 31 – February 4, 2020 (dates vary depending upon region), where 999 players who score 100 event points will be selected by lottery to win 999 My Nintendo Gold Points.

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TETRIS 99 Adds Team Battle Mode

Nintendo have updated TETRIS 99 to Version 2.1.0 adding Team Battle Mode. Choose one of four teams and compete to be the last squad standing! Also in this update are new button config options, user emblems, and an option to redeem four themes* from past Grand Prix / Maximus Cup / Teto 1 Cup events. The 10th event also runs from 13-17 December with a Team Battle Point Contest. 999 random players who achieve 100 event points will each receive 999 My Nintendo Gold Points via lottery. Buy a physical copy of the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Screenshots and patch notes added below….

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TETRIS 99 × Pokémon Sword / Shield

Nintendo have announced the 9th Grand Prix / Maximus Cup / Teto 1 Cup for TETRIS 99 taking place between 08-12 November (dates vary depending upon region), where scoring 100 event points will unlock you a Pokémon Sword / Shield collaboration theme. The game will also undergo maintenance on 05 November between 11:00-12:00 JST. Theme screenshots and trailer added below…

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TETRIS SMASH Spirit Event

A “TETRIS SMASH” (or “Attack of the Tetriminos” as it’s known in the west) spirit event has been announced for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate beginning on 25 October for five days featuring five new spirits from TETRIS 99. Post updated with full list of available spirits pictured below…

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TETRIS 99 × Luigi’s Mansion 3

Nintendo have announced the 8th Grand Prix/Maximus Cup/Teto 1 Cup for TETRIS 99 taking place between 25-29 October, where scoring 100 event points will unlock you the Luigi’s Mansion 3 collaboration theme pictured below…

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TETRIS 99 × Super Kirby Clash

Nintendo have announced the 7th Grand Prix/Maximus Cup/Teto 1 Cup for TETRIS 99 taking place between 20-24 September, where scoring 100 event points will unlock you a Super Kirby Clash collaboration theme and 99 Gem Apples. Buy a physical copy of the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Theme pictured below…

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TETRIS 99 Update Announced

Nintendo will be updating TETRIS 99 to Version 2.0.0 with the second paid DLC also available from today. Invictus mode can only be played if players achieve first place at least once in the traditional online mode of TETRIS 99. New player icons and Daily Missions will also be added, where players will acquire in-game tickets to exchange for a variety of custom themes. The paid DLC will see 2P Share Battle mode and Local Arena mode. Full patch notes now available below…

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TETRIS 99 × Fire Emblem: Three Houses

Nintendo have announced the 6th Grand Prix/Maximus Cup/Teto 1 Cup for TETRIS 99 taking place between 23-27 August, where scoring 100 event points will unlock you a Fire Emblem: Three Houses collaboration theme. Buy a physical copy of the game here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off. Theme pictured below…

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