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World’S Biggest and Best Tetris Game is Also Sadly Fake

World’S Biggest and Best Tetris Game is Also Sadly Fake
Swedish artist Erik Johansson has both delighted and disappointed me today. His digital art and image manipulation is top notch, and anything influenced by Tetris is of course awesome. But as great as this piece is, it’s terribly sad, because I cannot play giant Tetris.

Tetris Machine: the Blocks Get Real

Tetris Machine: the Blocks Get Real
This collaboration between UK mixed-media artist Chrissie MacDonald and photographer Dominic Lee envisions what Tetris might look like on some newfangled 3-dimensional computing platform that uses physical blocks to let you play the classic Russian puzzler.
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NES Quilt Celebrates Nostalgic Diversity

NES Quilt Celebrates Nostalgic Diversity
There’ve been a lot of bad-ass 8-bit quilts spread across the Internet, but usually, they’re dedicated to one game, serving as a showcase for a single NES-era memory. Not so with this quilt; this bad boy is more about the entire experience, so it’s fitting that it’s called “THE” Nintendo Quilt.

8-Bit Video Game Neckties Probably Won’t Pass as Formalwear

8-Bit Video Game Neckties Probably Won’t Pass as Formalwear
I’ve made it my goal in life to never have another job where I have to wear a suit and tie to work. But if I ever find myself in that situation again, I know exactly what I’m showing up to the office wearing around my neck.

Nintendo Game Boy Costume Plays Tetris [Cosplay]

Nintendo Game Boy Costume Plays Tetris [Cosplay]
Sighted at last week’s Ohayocon 2009 in Columbus, Ohio, some dude went all out with this life size Nintendo Game Boy costume that’s actually playable. The cardboard Game Boy shell is a little janky, but the wearer deserves mad props for the fully-functional Game Boy emulator, running Tetris on a laptop screen.

Add Never-Ending Tetris to Your Wall

Add Never-Ending Tetris to Your Wall
Anyone can play a game of Tetris; the Russian classic is available in dozens of formats, and there are clones and knock-offs aplenty. You can even go the Soylent Green route and make your Tetris out of people if you are so inclined.

Tetris Hits the Streets (Somewhere) in Australia

Tetris Hits the Streets (Somewhere) in Australia
I came across these magnificent falling Tetris block sculptures snooping around over on Flickr earlier today. When I first stumbled onto these images over on Justin James’ Flickr gallery, all I could figure out was that they’re a) giant Tetris pieces and b) they were seen somewhere on the streets of Australia.

Tetris and Breakout Piggy Banks Help You Pinch Pennies

Tetris and Breakout Piggy Banks Help You Pinch Pennies
Remember when it cost just a quarter to play your favorite arcade games? What would you say if I told you that you could play two Atari arcade classics for just one red cent a game.

Tetris Bracelet: Your Bricks Are on My Wrist

Tetris Bracelet: Your Bricks Are on My Wrist
Retro gamer girls – here’s a fun accessory that lets you wear your 8-bit fanaticism on your sleeve (or at least on your wrist). This handmade Tetris resin bracelet is embellished with a scene from the classic block-stacking puzzler.

Little Big Planet Plays Video Game Classics on the PS3

Little Big Planet Plays Video Game Classics on the PS3
I just started playing Little Big Planet on my PS3, and while the built-in levels are truly a sight to behold, the really wondrous thing about the game is all of the community content that’s starting to surface.

Gomibako for PS3: Like Tetris With Trash

Gomibako for PS3: Like Tetris With Trash
I love my PS3, and I love a good game of Tetris, but unlike Oscar the Grouch, I don’t know if I can say that I love trash. Still, this offbeat new game in the works combines all three into a single, juicy delicious morsel of gaming that could be the most addictive garbage collection game this side of Katamari Damacy.

DIY Group Tetris Costume Will Earn You Lots of Candy

DIY Group Tetris Costume Will Earn You Lots of Candy
I was looking around for an interesting Halloween costume when I came across this awesome 5-person Tetris costume! The great thing about this costume is that unlike some other group costumes, you would be very recognizable apart or together.

Tetris Tiles Bring Gaming Goodness to Your Backsplash

Tetris Tiles Bring Gaming Goodness to Your Backsplash
Now that you’re wearing your new Tetris t-shirt, why not complete the look by outfitting your kitchen or bathroom with some Tetris ceramic tiles? Tetris Tiles come in a variety of shapes inspired by the classic arcade puzzler, and let you create unique patterns on any wall or floor.

Clear More Rows With the Tetris T-Shirt

Clear More Rows With the Tetris T-Shirt
We’ve seen Tetris waffles, Tetris ice cubes, and so much more. Now we have this t-shirt to complete your fully actualized Tetris-fied lifestyle. While this looks pretty cool, I would like to express a few concerns I have about this design.

Tetris + Ice Cubes = Icetris

Tetris + Ice Cubes = Icetris
What better way to keep your “on the rocks” cocktails chilled but with some whimsical Tetris block ice cubes? Given the heritage of Tetris, it’s only appropriate that these Icetris ice cube trays would come from Dima Komissarov of Russian design shop Mystake.

Tetris Vinyl Wall Decals: Blocks Fall on Your Wall

Tetris Vinyl Wall Decals: Blocks Fall on Your Wall
Looking for a fun way to spruce up your gameroom? These fun Tetris block decals let you enjoy a life-sized version of the classic block puzzle game on your wall. Created by a Vancouver, BC graphic artist going by the moniker “Fame”, the set of vinyl stickers are perfect for any smooth surface.
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