Nintendo’s blockbusting battle royale effort Tetris 99 is making ready to launch one other limited-time event within the spirit of cross-promotional advertising and marketing camaraderie, this time with a nod to Switch’s upcoming Pokmon Sword and Shield.
As with earlier limited-time crossovers, which have included the likes of Fire Emblem and Luigi’s Mansion 3, Nintendo’s Pokemon providing will quickly re-theme the Tetris 99 battle royale expertise, including new match music and switching out the standard background for a serene shot of Sword and Shield’s Galar area.
Additionally, fellow combatants shall be represented as Pokemon, captured inside a Pokball in defeat – all of which you’ll be able to see within the event reveal video beneath.
Nintendo says that gamers will have the ability to purchase the theme for retains by assembly sure necessities throughout the event – seemingly by incomes a set variety of factors by means of play if it follows the identical system as earlier efforts.
Tetris 99’s Pokmon-themed limited-time event is the sport’s ninth Maximus Cup (as Nintendo likes to name this stuff), and will run from Friday, eighth November till Tuesday, 12th November – only a scant few days forward of Pokmon Sword and Shield’s 15th November launch on Switch.