CoolGames brings Tetris® to browsers with HTML5

CoolGames:
Laurens Rutten [email protected]

Zebra Partners (on behalf of The Tetris Company):
Andrea Piotraszewski | [email protected] | 206.910.7606

May 19, 2016 —  Amsterdam CoolGames, the world’s leading HTML5 games publisher, today announced that it has released Tetris® Twist, a new take on one of the most addictive and recognizable video games of all time. The all-new Tetris Twist brings a world of new levels and game mechanics to Internet browsers using HTML5 technology.

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Tetris movie to be $80 million production

Threshold Entertainment:
Fifteen Minutes PR [email protected] | 323.556.9700

Bruno Wu:
Digney & Co. | [email protected]

The Tetris Company:
Zebra Partners | [email protected] | 206.910.7606

Tetris® the movie, based on legendary video game franchise, to be $80 million Chinese co-production via new company

May 17, 2016 —  Los Angeles, CA – Producer Larry Kasanoff’s Threshold Entertainment Group and Bruno Wu’s Seven Star Works today announced a joint venture to develop and finance film projects for the world market under the new Threshold Global Studios banner.

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The Tetris Company Appoints Dentsu Inc. as Merchandising & Advertising Agent in Japan

Dentsu to bring new Tetris-branded merchandise in home and lifestyle, apparel, and more to the Japanese market

March 15, 2016 —  The Tetris Company, LLC and Dentsu Inc. (Tokyo: 4324; ISIN: JP3551520004; President & CEO: Tadashi Ishii; Head Office: Tokyo; Capital: 74,609.81 million yen) today announced an agreement in which Dentsu will serve as the merchandising and advertising agent for the Tetris® brand in Japan. Moving forward, Dentsu will pursue advertising, co-promotional, and licensing opportunities with Japanese companies that will create Tetris-inspired merchandise. This will bring a range of Tetris-branded home and lifestyle items, including party supplies, kitchenware, computer accessories, apparel and more, to retailers and e-tailers in Japan. Under the agreement, Dentsu will also be licensing the rights for pachinko and pachislot machines.

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New Tetris® Burst Now Available on GSN’s Cash Tournament Site WorldWinner.com

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The Tetris Company and GSN Games introduce first-ever Tetris®-branded cash game

SAN FRANCISCO, California — January 20, 2016 — The Tetris Company and GSN Games, a leading provider of social casino games and cash tournaments, today announced the launch of Tetris® Burst, the latest iteration of one of the most addictive and recognizable video games of all time. Tetris Burst is the first official Tetris game that allows players to enter skill-based Tetris tournaments against other WorldWinner players for a chance to win real cash prizes. Tetris Burst is available to play now on PC and Mac at www.worldwinner.com/tetrisburst.

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Tetris® Ultimate Now Available for Windows PC

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Tetris® franchise available on Steam for the first time

SAN FRANCISCO, California — December 10, 2015 — Today, Ubisoft® announced that Tetris® Ultimate, the latest iteration of the worldwide fan-favorite puzzle game, is now available on Windows PC for $14.99. This release also marks the first time Tetris is available to the millions of gamers on Steam.

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Introducing the Tetris® MicroCard by Arduboy

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New ultra-portable Tetris® MicroCard delivers world famous Tetris game on credit-card-sized device, pre-sale starts today

PORTLAND, Oregon — October 27, 2015 — Fans will soon be able to take the Tetris® game anywhere with the ultra-portable Tetris MicroCard, a handheld device that delivers the world famous Tetris game in a compact size that fits inside your wallet. Made by the creator of Arduboy, the credit-card-sized game system that was introduced to consumers in a Kickstarter campaign earlier this year, the Tetris MicroCard offers an incredibly fun and convenient new way for the millions of Tetris fans to enjoy the familiar and captivating gameplay. The Tetris MicroCard is now available for pre-order at www.TetrisMicroCard.com for an estimated retail price of $49.00.

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Winners Announced at 6th Annual Classic Tetris® World Championship

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PORTLAND, Oregon — October 19, 2015 — This past weekend, 68 fans of the Tetris® game competed in the 6th Annual Classic Tetris World Championship (CTWC) at the Portland Retro Gaming Expo in Oregon. The CTWC is an annual event organized by avid fans of the 1989 Nintendo Entertainment System™ version of the game. Gamers from across the US and as far away as Finland battled one another in round after round of Tetris on the original NES.

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Lisle International Named New UK Merchandise Licensing Agent for the Tetris® Brand

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LONDON — October 1, 2015 —  The Tetris Company, LLC today announced that Lisle International Licensing is the new merchandise licensing agent for the Tetris® brand in the United Kingdom (UK), Channel Islands and Ireland. Lisle International will focus on new product merchandising opportunities in home goods, lifestyle items, collectibles, clothing, and more. Each year, millions of fans from around the world purchase Tetris-branded goods—from board games and toys to apparel, jewelry, household items and decor—demonstrating the ongoing appeal of what continues to be one of the most popular video game brands of all time.

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Vandor to Offer Tetris®-Branded Home & Lifestyle Merchandise

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Items to debut in 2015 include home décor, drinkware, collectibles, and more

SALT LAKE CITY — September 2, 2015 — The Tetris Company, LLC and Vandor, LLC have entered into a licensing agreement that will enable Vandor to offer Tetris®-branded home and lifestyle merchandise to its network of major national retailers and e-tailers, as well as the independent giftware channel. Vandor, an industry leader in the design and marketing of licensed consumer goods, will showcase Tetris imagery on home décor, drinkware, seasonal items, and other collectible and fun and functional products this fall. A formal introduction to retailers will begin at industry gift shows in January 2016.

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