First try didn’t work for me, but once I already had Steam VR running, it worked. Check this post for more info: Fantastic news for any Tetris fans excited for Tetris Effect's arrival on PC but disappointed with its exclusivity to the Epic Games store — I submitted a ticket on Tetris' official website and asked them whether the game would ever come to Steam, and they had this to say: Thank you for reaching out to us. Thread title is pretty misleading but it's good to have confirmation that a Steam version will be released. In short, per the official Tetris Support Team, "there are plans to bring Tetris Effect to Steam late next year", i.e., late 2020. We're glad to hear that you love Tetris and that you're interested in purchasing Tetris Effect for the Steam platform. Even so it should've support other VR hardware instead only SteamVR. ' May 28, 2020. This is sad, I was hoping that it release on end of this year or early 2020... At least it's coming might have to wait but it's gonna be worth it. The core of the game is still Tetris—one of the most popular puzzle games of all time—but like you’ve never seen it, or heard it, or felt it before. Tetris® Effect is Now Available on Oculus Quest. Launch SteamVR, all works fine. Tetris Effect Connected $39.99 Gamepass supported Now with all-new co-op and competitive online and local multiplayer modes! I just finished playing Beat Saber. Having similar issue, nothing mentioned here has worked yet. In general if you want to estimate a Steam release date just increment the Epic release date year by 1. I saw only speculation here on reddit and elsewhere and so I wanted to be sure to share the good news! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, Even so it should've support other VR hardware instead only SteamVR. ' May 14, 2020. does the game need to be installed within the same directory as SteamVR? I have SteamVR installed on my E: drive and my Tetris installed on another drive, Edit - Thanks to u/psivenn for the help, the issue has now been resolved you can find their comment bellow with this link At the moment, with respect to PC, Tetris Effect is only available via the Epic Games Store. I literally followed the same steps you did, but I did start SteamVR prior to clicking the cog / selecting launch in SteamVR. I bought this mainly to battle in Classic Mode and its garbage because of the lag. Start Tetris Effect in EGS as Launch in SteamVR - steam VR shows (Unresponsive) and starts as pancake mode. - Tetris Support Team. I think in the future they'll only be 1 month exclusive (based on red dead redemption 2) because of changes steam made to the agreement for publishing games on steam. With six exciting modes, fun new features, and unique visuals, the evolution of this iconic game is the ultimate must-have on PC. Tetris Effect: Connected Coming to Xbox Series X, S, Xbox One and PC on November 10, 2020. … I have the same problem. Tetris Effect on PC is reminding me why I love this game so much, and it's incredible to experience it on an ultrawide display at 144 frames per second. it launched outside of SteamVR in pancake mode once when I forgot to click the cog, but outside of that mistake, no issues whatsoever. I chose to set my Epic Games Launcher (EGS Launcher) as a non steam game on steam, I launched my steamVR first, then launched the EGS launcher through steam, selected the cog next to launch under my tetris effect game in the EGS launcher, and then clicked "Launch in steamVR", The game then proceeded to launch in vr with no issues. EDIT: Oh FUCK WHAT, again exclusive!?!?! You don't need Steam to launch Tetris Effect, or to play it with an Oculus Rift.