Tetris 99: Kirby Fighters 2 Theme Coming Via Maximus Cup 19

This coming weekend, a Kirby Fighters 2 theme is coming to popular brick battler Tetris 99 as apart of it’s 19th Maximus Cup. Here’s all we know…

Tetris 99 is a weird one that defies convention; it’s a battle-royale twist on a block-breaker. If you don’t know what it is, it is well-worth checking out. Even moreso if you’re a fan of Kirby! This weekend, the 19th MAXIMUS CUP is offering Tetris 99 players a chance to earn a Kirby Fighters 2 theme for their use in the future!

” Battle it out in Tetris 99 with a visit from the toughest little pink puff this side of Dream Land in a special Kirby Fighters 2 themed 19th MAXIMUS CUP!”

The Tetris 99 19th MAXIMUS CUP event runs from 23:00 PT Jan 7 until 22:59 PT Jan 11; so, a nice long weekend. In order to participate, players just need to play the Tetris 99 online mode during the event.

You should earn Event Points based on your placement in each match; the Kirby Fighters 2 theme for Tetris 99 unlocks when you have accumulated 100 Event Points. This features exclusive background art, music, and Tetrimino designs!

Tetris Kirby Fighters theme
Credit: Nintendo

Please note, while Tetris 99 may be a free download… You need to be a Nintendo Switch Online member to play.

Tetris 99 is a free-to-play puzzle battler that puts a battle-royale spin on the classic arcade title: Tetris. Each game has 99 players which compete simultaneously in order to be the last player standing. Each complete row ” attacks ” other players in the form of Garbage Rows. These attempt to disrupt other players and knock them out of the game.

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Kirby Fighters 2 is a fighting game that follows on from Kirby Fighters Deluxe. In this, Kirby fights to be the last one standing in a dangerous gauntlet as he ascends the ” treacherous battle tower ” to victory. Players can choose from 17 of the most iconic copy abilities from throughout Kirby’s history. A free demo for the title is currently available on the Nintendo Switch eShop.

Are you going to jump into Tetris 99 for that Kirby Fighters 2 theme?

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