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

Rating: 8.35 (428 votes)

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
None that we know of
Related Links: Matthew Murray's review, Game ending (NES version)
System Requirements: DOS
Where to get it:
If you like this game, try: Tetris Classic, Super Tetris, Shawl

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