Tetris® 99

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The Tetris® 99 digital game includes an online mode that is a special offer for Nintendo Switch Online members.

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99 players. One winner!

Battle your way to the top in Tetris® 99, a competitive online* version of the iconic game.

With a Nintendo Switch Online membership, you’ll be able to put your speed and skills to the test—and try to knock out opponents. 

Reach the very pinnacle of Tetris achievement by becoming the last player standing!

Tetris® 99 basics

In Tetris® 99, your goal is to rotate and move falling blocks called Tetriminos to complete horizontal lines. Completed lines disappear, clearing space for more Tetriminos, which fall faster and faster.

Ready for a challenge?


Take on the best of the best. This is an online battle mode for players who have achieved at least one TETRIS® MAXIMUS victory.

More Player Icons

Showcase your accomplishments with new icons and clear daily missions for tickets to get new themes.

Team Battle

Up to four teams can fight for the top spot, and the team with the last player standing wins. XP points are awarded to present players once teams are ranked, so stick around to collect your earnings.

How to battle

You can manually select who to attack or choose from four different ways to target automatically, so you can mix things up during your game.

Big Block DLC

Get additional modes for the Tetris® 99 digital version as with the one-time purchase of this DLC. Download the Tetris 99 game on Nintendo eShop for free to play. Game modes included are: 


Challenge yourself in this offline mode to clear the most lines and score big.

Local Arena

Get up to eight friends together for a local battle!**

2P Share Battle

Share Joy-Con™ controllers for a two-player game against each other and the CPU!

Release date:
February 13, 2019
up to 99 players
Puzzle, Multiplayer
Game file size:
1.0 GB
Supported Languages:
Japanese, English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Korean, Dutch, Russian, Chinese
Supported Play Modes:
TV mode

TV mode

Tabletop mode

Tabletop mode

Handheld mode

Handheld mode

ESRB Rating:

Play online, access classic Super NES™ games, and more with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

This game supports:

Game and DLC bundle

Tetris® 99 + Big Block DLC + Nintendo Switch Online Individual Membership (12 Months)


DLC packs

Big Block DLC


Get additional modes for Tetris® 99 as they are released with the one-time purchase of this DLC.* Game modes included are:
• CPU Battle – Play Tetris 99 offline against 98 CPU players
• Marathon – Challenge yourself in this offline mode to clear the most lines and score big
• 2P Share Battle – pass a Joy-Con controller to a friend for a two-player game against each other and the CPU
• Local Arena – Up to 8 players can get together in person to battle via local wireless multiplayer (additional games and systems required; sold separately)