WHAT: Tetris® Party Tournament No. 2 for WiiWareTM. In this exciting 15-day tournament, players in groups of two can compete playing the Co-op mode to win 1200 Wii Points™.
HOW: Tournament No. 2 will feature one of Tetris Party’s most popular variants - Co-op Tetris- which requires two players to cooperatively play to achieve a high score.
To register, one player from the team must visit www.tetrisparty.com/tournament. This is also where he or she will input their confirmation code, which will be given by the game at the conclusion of the 15-day tournament period. The team’s final rank in Co-op Tetris will determine the amount of tournament points they receive.
The top 100 eligible entrants on the leaderboard will receive 1200 Wii Points™ from Tetris Online.
WHEN: Starts: February 1, 2009 at 12 a.m. (GMT)
Ends: February 15, 2009 at 11:59 p.m. (GMT)
WHO: Tetris Online, Inc.
About Tetris Online:
Tetris Online, Inc. is the exclusive online licensee of The Tetris Company, LLC of all rights to the world-famous TETRIS® game in North America and Europe. Founded in January 2006 by Minoru Arakawa and Henk Rogers, Tetris Online is a developer and publisher of electronic entertainment properties. Titles include Tetris Splash for Xbox LIVE® Arcade and Tetris Friends (check it out at www.tetrisfriends.com), which can currently be found on Facebook. Tetris Online is privately held and headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii. For more information about Tetris Online, please visit the company’s web site at www.tetrisonline.com.
MORE INFO: Additional details on Tetris Party Tournament No. 2:
In order to participate in the second tournament, each eligible team must play for a minimum of five minutes. Two players will cooperate to compete for the highest score and lowest time to clear 150 lines.
Additional tournaments with all new challenges are scheduled for 2009. More details are to follow.