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Pieces Fall In Place For Big Tetris Game In Philly

Hundreds of Tetris fans plan to gather in Philadelphia for a skyscraper-sized version of the classic video game.

04/05/2014

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Philadelphia Skyscraper To Transform Into World’s Largest Game of ‘Tetris’

The world’s largest video game “screen” is coming back. It’s actually the facade of the Cira Centre, next to 30th Street Station, where the Guinness record was set last year with ‘Pong.’

03/11/2014

(The Cira Centre, rising behind 30th Street Station.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

It’s Official: Philly’s Skyscraper- Sized Video Game Is World’s Largest

It’s an old-school title from the ’70s that has just set a Guinness world record thanks to a Drexel University professor and a University City skyscraper.

11/18/2013

(The Cira Centre, rising behind 30th Street Station.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Tonight on the Cira Centre: World’s Tallest Game of ‘Pong’

Turning the 27-story skyscraper into the world’s biggest video game is the brainchild of Drexel University professor Frank Lee, director of the computer game creation program there.

04/19/2013

(The Drexel Dragon, on the campus of Drexel University in West Philadelphia.  File photo)

Drexel Ranks High In Computer Games Program

Drexel University has gotten a very good report card for its computer games program.

04/08/2013

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