While Oberon's specific hardware partners for the Tetris deal have not been announced, the company said the game would first be available on Smart TV platforms in the first quarter of the calendar year. The Smart TV version of the game to Buy RS Gold
will also include a new Space Mode, Oberon said, complete with space-themed mini-games and challenges.Tetris is one of the best-selling games of all time, and has positively impacted every platform on which it has been released, Oberon
Media Senior Director of iTV services Jonathan Boltax said in a statement. We believe the addition of the Tetris brand to our already impressive catalogue will not only ignite endless possibilities for the iTV platform, but also bring
the Tetris game to millions of living rooms worldwide through partnerships with numerous leading TV brands, he continued.TV makers such as Samsung, Vizio, and LG already manufacture and market so-called Smart TVs that sport internet
connectivity and the ability to run simple interactive apps alongside TV programs. Those apps have so far focused mainly on social networking and online video content rather than gaming, however. The same Smart TV chipset is also
integrated into many set top boxes, including Blu-ray players.Over 20 percent of TV sets sold in 2010 had such Smart TV features, according to a Wall Street Journal report. That proportion is expected to expand to 50 percent by 2014,
according to research firm DisplaySearch.Last January, EA's mobile version of Tetris reached a milestone of 100 million downloads, proving that the universally known block-stacking title, first designed RS Gold by Russian programmer Alexey
Pajitnov in 1984, is still a sales force.Oberon already licenses a version of Tetris designed to run on DirectTV receivers.