MIT Students Release Code For Their Massive Tetris-Building Hack

By Jason Fitzpatrick on May 3rd, 2012

Earlier this year students at MIT turned the Green Building on MIT’s campus into a giant 250 foot tall Tetris game. Now they’ve released the the source code that drove the giant game board.

Although the Tetris-on-building hack isn’t new, by any means, the MIT execution of it was quite elegant and colorful.

If you’re in the mood to generate some interactive urban art in your neck of the woods, hit up the link below to find out how.

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Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 05/3/12
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