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Tetris 99

tetris 99 kirby and the forgotten land

Nintendo has announced that Tetris 99 will soon be kicking off its 29th Maximus Cup, and players will have an opportunity to obtain a new theme based on Kirby and the Forgotten Land.

During the event, any Nintendo Switch Online member simply needs to play the Tetris 99 online mode. It’s possible to earn points based on placement in each match. Once players have accumulated a total of 100 event points, the theme will unlock, featuring background art, music and Tetrimino designs inspired by Kirby and the Forgotten Land.

Tetris 99 update 2.3.0

Tetris 99 has just gone live with a new update, with Nintendo issuing version 2.3.0. We have the patch notes as well, though they’re pretty light.

According to Nintendo: “Several issues have been addressed to improve the gameplay experience.” As is typical with these sorts of patch notes, we don’t have further details. Nintendo didn’t specify which problems have been fixed.

Tetris 99 Pokemon Legends Arceus

Tetris 99 is celebrating the upcoming launch of Pokemon Legends: Arceus with the 28th Maximus Cup and an opportunity to unlock a brand new theme. This comes ahead of the new game’s launch on January 28.

Nintendo intends to hold the new Tetris 99 event between January 21 and January 25. If you have an active Nintendo Switch Online or Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership, you’ll be able to participate. Players will only need to earn event points, which is based on their performance in each match. The Tetris 99 theme for Pokemon Legends: Arceus will be made available after reaching 100 points. Every theme has special background art, music, and Tetrimino designs.

Tetris 99 Mario Party Superstars

Nintendo has announced the 27th Maximus Cup for Tetris 99, and it will come with the chance to earn a theme based on Mario Party Superstars.

The event kicks off on December 9 at 11 PM PT / December 10 at 2 AM ET, lasting until December 13 at 10:59 PM PT / December 14 at 1:59 AM ET. During the event period, those with access to Nintendo Switch Online or Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack will only need to play Tetris 99’s online mode. They can earn event points based on their placement in each match. After hitting 100 event points, Tetris 99 players will unlock the Mario Party Superstars theme. It comes with special background art, music, and Tetrimino designs.

Tetris 99 Metroid Dread

Tetris 99 will host its 26th Maximus Cup this week and will offer players a chance to earn a Metroid Dread theme, Nintendo has just announced.

The event goes live this Friday. Once it starts, players will be tasked with earning 100 event points. A Metroid Dread theme will be unlocked after reaching that number.

tetris 99 monster hunter rise

Tetris 99 is teaming up with Monster Hunter Rise for its next event, Nintendo has announced.

The game’s 25th Maximus Cup will be going live later this week. When it’s active, players will have a chance to earn a theme based on Monster Hunter Rise. Themes in the game have typically been first-party, to it’s interesting to see things being changed up here.

WarioWare Tetris 99

Nintendo has announced the 24th Maximus Cup for Tetris 99, and this time around, WarioWare: Get It Together! will be the featured game. Players will have the opportunity to unlock a theme based on the game. The visuals and music will be based on WarioWare: Get It Together!

Unlocking the theme works just like any other event. If you collect at least 100 event points, you’ll be able to claim the WarioWare: Get It Together theme in Tetris 99.

Here’s a trailer highlighting the upcoming event in action:

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This weekend, Nintendo will be kicking off the 23rd Maximus Cup in Tetris 99. Players will be able to earn a new theme based on The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD. If you earn 100 event points, it’ll be yours.

The 23rd Maximus Cup will be held between August 6 and August 9. We have a trailer showing off the theme below.

Nintendo has announced the 22nd Maximus Cup for Tetris 99. If you reach 100 event points during the event, you’ll earn a new theme featuring art, music and Tetrimino designs inspired by Mario Golf: Super Rush.

The new Maximus Cup will kick off on July 9 and runs until July 12. We have a trailer for the event below.

As we reported earlier today, Tetris 99 is kicking off its 21st Maximus Cup this weekend. Players will have an opportunity to earn a new theme based on Miitopia.

Below is a trailer highlighting the upcoming event:

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