Tetris is born in Moscow. Russian scientist Alexey Pajitnov develops the very first version of Tetris on an Electronika 60.
What was the first Tetris game?
TetrisDeveloper(s)Alexey Pajitnov Vladimir PokhilkoDesigner(s)Alexey PajitnovPlatform(s)List of Tetris variantsReleaseElectronika 60 USSR: 1984 IBM PC USSR: 1986 EU: November 1987 NA: January 19883 more rows
Can you still buy Tetris?
Just days after EA announced that its mobile Tetris games will shut down on April 21st, new Tetris developer N3twork released an officially licensed version of the popular puzzle game for both Android and iOS. Its already available to download today for free.
How much did the original Tetris cost?
7. In 1988, the IBM version of Tetris sold for $34.95. The Commodore 64 version cost $24.95.
What happened to the old Tetris?
Tetris Blitz was officially retired by Electronic Arts on April 21, 2020. Fortunately you can still enjoy Tetris on mobile! Developed by N3TWORK, Tetris is available for FREE on the App Store and on Google Play.
What is the highest selling game of all time?
The 10 Bestselling Video Games Of All Time1 Tetris: 500+ million copies.2 Minecraft: 238+ million copies. 3 Grand Theft Auto V: 150+ million copies. 4 Wii Sports: 82.90 million copies. 5 PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds: 70+ million copies. 6 Pokémon (First Generation): 45-47 million copies. •Aug 22, 2021