13-year-old gamer becomes the first to beat the ‘unbeatable’ Tetris — by breaking it

In this image taken from video, 13-year-old player named Willis Gibson reacts after playing a game of Tetris. (Willis Gibson via AP)

SAN FRANCISCO — The falling-block video game Tetris has met its match in 13-year-old Willis Gibson, who has become the first player to officially “beat” the original Nintendo version of the game — by breaking it.