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"SOURCE: Tetris Online, Inc.


July 06, 2011 11:08 ET

Tetris® Battle Fights Its Way Into Top 25 Games on Facebook

Multiplayer Format Helps Tetris Online, Inc. Reach New Milestone

HONOLULU, HI--(Marketwire - Jul 6, 2011) - Tetris Online, Inc. (www.tetrisonline.com), the exclusive online licensee of all rights in the world-famous Tetris® game in North America and Europe, today announced that Tetris® Battle is one of the top 25 Facebook games by Daily Active Users (DAU) according to the latest figures reported by Inside Social Games and AppData (http://tinyurl.com/top25-july11).

Tetris Battle is currently ranked as the 25th highest performing gaming application on Facebook, based on 960,124 daily users, as of July 1, 2011.

"Reaching the top 25 games in Facebook is the first of many significant milestones for our company to achieve," said Minoru Arakawa, president and chief executive officer of Tetris Online, Inc. "The success of Tetris Battle illustrates how social gamers, regardless of age or gender, aren't afraid to roll their sleeves up and play in a highly competitive, multiplayer environment. We look forward to continuing to grow our user base and developing new ways to entertain our loyal fans."

In Tetris Battle, players can compete around-the-clock within multiplayer game modes featuring the world famous Tetris game. Current game modes include Battle 2P, Battle 6P or Sprint 4P, all of which allow players to play head-to-head with other users on Facebook. Players can also engage in real-time matches with their Facebook friends and use a chat function during game play.

Tetris Battle users currently play over 15 million games per day, and spend an average of 30 minutes during each gaming session. Total games played in 2011 has already surpassed 1.25 billion.

Tetris Battle is now available on Facebook at www.facebook.com/tetrisbattle."

Comments:
Comment by randomtetrisnoob on July 14, 2011, 4:46 am
I agree, TB is as "multiplayer" as talking to a television set is "socializing".
Comment by Chopin on July 13, 2011, 3:27 am
Wojtek doesn't hold back lol
Comment by tozarian on July 7, 2011, 10:27 pm
Looks like playing against tetris AI still isn't better than farmville.
Comment by Wojtek on July 7, 2011, 8:44 am
TTC redefines multiplayer. I miss good old times when multiplayer meant to play with other people.
Comment by gif on July 7, 2011, 6:15 am
actually it's * you're *
Comment by Alexsweden on July 7, 2011, 12:33 am
you'r funny
Comment by coolmaninsano on July 6, 2011, 9:31 pm
In relevant news, the Moldovan national curling team won last night.

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