Update: This is event is currently underway and runs until December 13 - so join in on the fun while you can to unlock this special Mario Party Superstars theme.
Original story [Tue 7th Dec, 2021 02:00 GMT]: The year is almost over and to go out with bang Tetris 99 is this weekend hosting a party. Yes, later this week you'll be able to unlock a special Mario Party Superstars theme - based on the latest entry in the long-running multiplayer party series.
"The Tetris 99 27th MAXIMUS CUP event runs from 11 p.m. PT on Dec. 9 to 10:59 p.m. PT on Dec. 13. To participate, Nintendo Switch Online or Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members* just need to play the Tetris 99 online mode during the event period. Players will earn event points based on their placement in each match. Once players have accumulated a total of 100 event points, a new theme will unlock, featuring background art, music and Tetrimino designs inspired by the Mario Party Superstars game."
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