When you’re a fan of technique, then the Nintendo Swap unique Tetris 99 has probably been a staple of your gaming rotation for the final a number of months. Hearth Emblem: Three Homes is one other glorious technique recreation you’ll be able to solely play on Swap, and followers of each video games can get rewarded through the Tetris 99 Maximus Cup occasion this weekend.
Free to all Nintendo Swap On-line subscribers, the Maximus Cup occasion runs from three a.m. ET on August 23 to 2:59 a.m. ET on August 27. The gameplay throughout this occasion would be the similar as in regular Tetris 99 battle royale, along with your purpose being to outlive longer than all 98 different gamers. Relying in your ultimate placement, you get factors for the match, and racking up 100 complete factors will unlock a particular Hearth Emblem: Three Homes theme for the sport. This theme features a background in your regular Tetris 99 recreation, after all, but additionally new music and even block designs. The breakdown for factors earned is as follows:
- 1st place: 100 factors
- 2nd place: 50 factors
- third place: 30 factors
- 4th-10th place: 20 factors
- 11th-30th place: 15 factors
- 31st-50th place: 10 factors
- 51st-90th place: 5 factors
- 91st-99th place: 1 level
Due to the extreme dropoff as you get decrease within the standings, it should take fairly a little bit of time for unskilled gamers to get the Hearth Emblem: Three Homes theme. Nevertheless, matches in Tetris 99 are brief sufficient that you would be able to nonetheless simply purchase it by the top of the weekend, even should you get knocked out early in most of your video games.
This isn’t the primary particular occasion that Tetris 99 has held, however few video games match the white-knuckled technique of the sport in addition to Hearth Emblem: Three Homes. The excellent news for newcomers to the Hearth Emblem collection is that Three Homes is easier than previous video games, and it nonetheless options the “informal” mode that removes everlasting demise from the equation. With three utterly separate story paths you’ll be able to take, it’s additionally probably the greatest values on the Nintendo Swap.
Tetris 99 is accessible to obtain free of charge from the Nintendo Swap eShop. Paid Massive Block DLC, which provides two modes to the sport, together with commonplace marathon mode, can also be out there.