Switch Tetris 99 2.1.0 Update Released; Adds Team Battle, Password Matchmaking, Event-only Themes

Dec 11, 2019

Nintendo has released Tetris 99 update 2.1.0 for the Nintendo Switch which adds the all-new Team Battle Mode, password matchmaking, new button configuration options and more.

In the new Team Battle Mode, players can pick one of 4 teams to compete to be the last squad standing. In addition to the new Battle Mode, the 2.1.0 updates offers password matchmaking in order to make finding and gathered your friends for matches easier.

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Also included with this update are new button configuration options, user emblems, and an option to redeem 4 themes from past Maximus CUP events.

Tetris 99 is available globally now for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo's 'free' online multiplayer version of Tetris was released back in February of this year and is available for free exclusively to those who have subscribed to the Nintendo Switch Online.