Tetris Online, Inc.
|Fate||Ceased operations on May 31st, 2019|
|Defunct||May 31, 2019|
|Services||Video game developer and publisher|
Tetris Online, Inc. was an American video game developer and publisher. The company was the exclusive online licensee of Tetris in North America and Europe. It was founded in January 2006 by Nintendo of America founder and former president Minoru Arakawa, video game designer and publisher Henk Rogers and Tetris creator Alexey Pajitnov. Tetris Online, Inc. is the developer of social games Tetris Battle and Tetris Friends. In March 2013, it was revealed in a newspaper article that Tetris Online, Inc. had laid off 40% of its staff.
The company ceased all operations on May 31st, 2019. Along with this shutdown, Tetris Friends also ceased all operations.
Tetris Online, Inc. developed and published the following games for consoles, handheld devices, online and download from its inception in 2006 to its shutdown in 2019.
|Tetris Splash||2007||Xbox Live Arcade|
|Tetris Party Deluxe||2010||Nintendo DS|
|Tetris Party Deluxe||2010||Wii|
|Tetris Party Live||2010||Nintendo DSi|
|Home Team Baseball||2011|
|Tetris (Nintendo 3DS)||2011||Nintendo 3DS|
|Tetris Battle Fusion||2014||Amazon Fire TV, Ouya|