A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TETRIS

Fri, 9 Sep '22
Best-selling video game celebrated in this grid
Sun, 7 Aug '22
Game with L- and T-shaped pieces
Tue, 15 Feb '22
Falling block game
Fri, 1 Oct '21
Its players never want to be at the top
Wed, 7 Apr '21
Game where everything falls into place