Tetris 99

Tetris 99 was one of the brand new titles released yesterday at Nintendo Direct, and is an online version of the classic Russian puzzle that challenges you against 98 other players in a block-busting Battle Royale.

The game was live shortly after the presentation and is available for download for Nintendo Switch Online members for free. It seemed like that shortly afterwards official Twitter account explained that it would come Another portable console – but maybe not the one you thought about.

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As you can see from the answers to this tweet, the news went into a storm. Why choose the PSP of all consoles? Why not the PS Vita or even the 3DS? The Internet could not properly handle the fact that in 2019 a new Tetris game was released on a system that will be 15 years old this year.

However, it soon turned out that the account is fake. In addition to interrupting PSP's access to the PlayStation Store, making digital publishing impossible, Tetris' official Twitter account does not mention a PSP version and states that Tetris 99 is actually exclusive to Switch:

Nevertheless, it made us giggle.