Tag: Tetris

  • Tetris Lights tests your creativity

    Tetris Lights tests your creativity

    When there’s something that can be customized to satisfaction, you ought to be creative to do it justice. These smartly designed Tetris-themed lamps manage to pull out just this potential from you. As the bricks are connected by you, they light up and create a beautiful representation that you wouldn’t mind sharing with the rest…

  • Tetris Desk Lamp shows you the light

    Tetris Desk Lamp shows you the light

    The individual blocks of Tetris are called Tetriminos. Now, that you’ve learn the trivia for the day we can move on to seeing the light in this knowledge. The Tetris Desk Lamp is made up of some of these illuminated Tetriminos that light up when they’re place on top of each other. That’s some amount…

  • Wouldn’t Tetris be more fun on a 6-foot mat-controlled LED wall?

    Wouldn’t Tetris be more fun on a 6-foot mat-controlled LED wall?

    There are those times in life when we wish that everything was larger than life. I felt the same about Super Mario and there it was, a whole arena developed to play the game in first person. Now, it seems that Tetris is one everyone’s mind, as the game to be simulated. Two students from…

  • Sega Genesis Tetris is up for a million dollars

    Sega Genesis Tetris is up for a million dollars

    For the less aware let me first educate. According to Wikipedia, Tetris is a puzzle video game originally designed and programmed by Alexey Pajitnov in the Soviet Union. The report also states that ‘while versions of Tetris were sold for a range of 1980s home computer platforms, it was the hugely successful handheld version for…

  • Microsoft Kinect goes retro with Tetris game

    Microsoft Kinect goes retro with Tetris game

    When I heard about motion-sensing gaming consoles in the day I knew that we were nearing the end of the era of handheld Game Boys. But no, it isn’t so. The Microsoft Xbox Kinect is a one of a kind platform that can bring even the dead to life. That’s true because Maximilian Wendt and…

  • Tetris Wedding Cake speaks about the sacrament’s true meaning

    Tetris Wedding Cake speaks about the sacrament’s true meaning

    Whether it’s out of pure joy or simply by surprise that this couple landed themselves a Tetris Wedding Cake, I do not know. What I do know is that the cake has some deep meaning in it. Tetris as a game hold values for families, love, family and more. I think so at least. The…

  • Video: Tetris playing robot

    All it took Branislov Kisacanin was a webcam, a DSP board, and some NXT Lego to come out with a cool robot that plays Tetris. What’s more is that it was something he did keeping his kids in mind. Nice dad, no? The robot plays up to level 1 on Tetris and still has a…

  • Famous themes on the Tesla coil

    Your favorite themes played in a shocking way. We start off with the all time favorite Imperial march from the Wars. [More electrifying themes after the jump]

  • Sega Tetris machine is the largest around

    Sega Tetris machine is the largest around

    At the Amusement machine fair in Japan, Sega demonstrated the Tetris machine which can be played two people and projects on the wall. As seen in the images after the jump it has a huge stick for a control with a button on a tip which can rotate the block. The machine will be operational…

  • Google celebrates 25 years of Tetris

    Google celebrates 25 years of Tetris

    Google celebrated 25 years of Tetris by giving a Tetris effect to its logo. It surely is one of the most abstract logos the search giant has ever published.