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Game #1143
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Tetris    View all Top Dogs in this genre
Puzzle   Tetris variant


Tetris box cover

Tetris screenshot
Here is the culprit for the huge decline in global productivity for at least a few months, if not years :) No description should be necessary here-- let's just say that if you really don't know what Tetrismeans or never saw falling blocks in your dreams, you ain't seen nothing yet <EG> It's probably also the most cloned and imitated game in the world. Definitely NOT an underdog, but its designer Alexei Pajitnov definitely is, as he never became well-known. Check out his other games on this site!

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Alexei Pajitnov
Developer: Spectrum Holobyte
Publisher: Spectrum Holobyte
Year: 1986
Software Copyright: Spectrum Holobyte
Theme:  
Multiplayer:  
None that we know of
Related Links: Matthew Murray's review, Game ending (NES version)
System Requirements: DOS
Where to get it:
YouTube:  
If you like this game, try: Tetris Classic, Super Tetris, Shawl

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