Happy birthday to one of the most addictive, most frustrating, most successful games of all time! Tetris turns 30 today so we decided to do a roundup of Tetris trivia, history and funny sh*t to reminisce about the good times spent playing this awesome game.
The Creator - Alexey Pajitnov:
The History - Infographic Style:
Some Fun Facts:
It's Bomb Proof:
There is a still-working Game Boy at the Nintendo World Store in New York City that survived a bombing in the Gulf War.
Household Items - Because Tetriminos Can Be Functional:
Purchase this Tetris stackable LED desk lamp at Think Geek for 39.99
The Theme Song:
We apologize, now its going to be stuck in your head all day. Here is an awesome metal rendition.
Play It Now, For Free:
Here is a free version of Tetris that plays in your web browser.