Today, we will see a nice game called Yetris which is a Tetris clone that runs in the terminal. The game has colored blocks and high scores. In this tutorial, we will see how to install and run Yetris on Ubuntu/Linux Mint and any other Linux-based system. The game is written in C and Ncurses. For more information about this game, go here.


Yetris Installation

Open the terminal and issue these commands:

sudo apt-get install libncurses5-dev 
cd /tmp 
wget http://goo.gl/OEbT6 -O yetris.tar.gz 
tar -xzvf yetris.tar.gz 
cd ale**yet** 
make 
sudo make install

Start the game now with this command:

yetris

To quit the game, press Q.


Enjoy!
 
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