I can remember getting it for the GameBoy and later a workmate having it on a watch. All told, Tetris has been captivating hundreds of millions fans worldwide for 30 years now.
Today, it remains one of the most beloved and recognised video game franchises of all time. Furthermore, as new platforms emerge, you will always find Tetris on it.
Tetris on Messenger
With marathon mode, players need to clear lines with the goal of achieving the highest score possible.
Tetris for Instant Games is developed by CoolGames’ in-house studio.
CoolGames was a launch partner for Facebook’s Instant Games platform in November 2016. Other successful titles that were released on Messenger include Battleship, Snake, and Jewel Academy. CoolGames plans to launch several new AAA titles for Instant Games in the coming months.
Bob Slinn, Director, Games Partnerships EMEA, at Facebook said:
Spanning decades and generations, Tetris has delighted hundreds of millions of fans worldwide, and we’re excited to welcome this beloved franchise to the Instant Games platform. The development team at CoolGames has honored one of the most popular games of all time, and with new platform mechanics like Group play on Messenger, fans have a chance to play, connect and share like never before.”
Maya Rogers, President and CEO of Blue Planet Software, sole agent for the Tetris brand adds,
Whether it’s on a laptop or mobile device, players across the globe love to play Tetris, which is why we’re thrilled to bring the timeless fun of this beloved game to Messenger’s billions of players.”
Laurens Rutten, Founder and CEO of CoolGames stated:
People using Messenger can now play Tetris instantly and share it with their friends. Messaging apps are the next big games platform, unlocking an audience of potentially billions of players. It’s great to be able to develop Tetris for this new and innovative platform!”
Play now for free by going to Facebook Messenger