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Japanese Gaming’s Incredible Comeback Story 

With Puyo Puyo‘s release in 1991, Masamitsu Itani became one of the most successful game company presidents in Japan. Then everything went bust. But just as Itani lost everything, he didn’t lose his will to keep making games.

Puyo Puyo Tetris Is Delightful, Even When You’re Losing

While I still haven’t gotten the hang of Japanese puzzle classic Puyo Puyo, I’m pretty good at Tetris when I concentrate. Recording a Kotaku Plays video is not a good way to concentrate, but I don’t mind losing when I get to share the colourful sights and spirited sounds of…

The Evolution Of The Tetris Song From 1987 To Today

When you think of Tetris, you no doubt hear a song bouncing around your head. This song, known by many as “Type-A” or simply “The Tetris Song”, is an arrangement of 1860s Russian folk tune Korobeiniki. And over the years since it appeared in Tetris, it’s gotten a new remix…