Tetris Axis was the first original 3DS Tetris game, coming before Tetris Ultimate. It was recently taken off of the eShop since Ubisoft now owns the rights to Tetris.


There are 3 main game categories with many games in each:

  • Featured Modes
    • Marathon
    • Computer Battle
    • Fever
    • Survival
  • Party Modes
    • Jigsaw
    • Shadow Wide
    • Fit
    • Tower Climber
    • Bombliss Plus
    • Stage Racer Plus
    • Capture
    • Master Mode
    • Sprint
  • AR Modes
    • AR Marathon
    • AR Climber

There is also an option for Local Play (Each player has a copy of the game), Download Play (One copy of the game, downloaded to each system), and Internet Play (Each player has a copy of the game and connects to the internet).


There are 13 unique music tracks:

  • 1.Polovtsian Dances
  • 2.Volga Boat
  • 3.Waltz of the Flowers
  • 4.Korobeinski & Trepek
  • 5.Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
  • 6.Sorochinsky Fair
  • 7.The Music Box
  • 8.The Gypsy Dance
  • 9.Fairy Tale (Swing Mix)
  • 10.The Sleeping Beauty
  • 11.Flight of the Bumblebee
  • 12.Swan Lake
  • 13.The Two Larks

Each mode has a default setting for music which can be automatically chosen, and the music can also be turned off.

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