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Tetris® 99

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

Tetris® 99 35th MAXIMUS CUP

September 29 at 12:00 a.m. PT through October 2 at 11:59 p.m. PT

Join us for another exciting Maximus Cup featuring a monumental RPG theme! Compete in online battles in Tetris® 99 mode and collect at least 100 event points to unlock a new in-game theme. Event points awarded based on rank achieved in each battle you compete in during the event.


Tetris ® & © 1985~2023 Tetris Holding.


Xenoblade Chronicles 3 themed 35th Tetris 99 tournament announcement

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!

Supported play modes




Product information

Release date

February 13, 2019


ESRB rating

Supported play modes

TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode

Game file size

1.4 GB

Supported languages

Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese

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

This game supports:Online PlaySave Data Cloud

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Downloadable content (DLC)

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