Category: Domino news

Don Domino present at World Domino Collective 2022: toppling 700.000 dominoes

On 19 August 2022, World Domino Collective 2022, the event by Dutch Domino Team (DDT), will reach its climax. After two weeks of building by people from the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France and the USA, the big falldown will take place in the Dutch town of Veenendaal. The team’s objective is to break the amateur… continue reading

Domino Challenge op RTL4 met Lily Hevesh en Ruben Nicolai

Dutch TV show “Domino Challenge” – featuring Lily Hevesh – premiers on 28th of May

More than a year after the first announcement, Dutch TV channel RTL4 has announced the starting date of the new TV show “Domino Challenge”. Starting on Saturday 28th of May, eight domino teams will compete for the title of Masters of Domino 2022. The teams are tasked to use their steady hand, precision and self-control… continue reading

New planning tool for domino projects launched

Last week Domino Planner was released, a new planning tool for domino projects created by French domino expert and software developer Baptiste Gauthier. Domino Planner is a free online tool that can help you create plans for domino layouts showing images and texts. The tool is currently in beta, meaning it is already open to… continue reading

French Domino project participates in Nikon Film Festival

This is a guest post by French domino artist Michaël Chiaramonte. Together with the collective ‘French Domino Team’, he set up a large global warming themed domino project, which he then integrated into his short film for the Nikon Film Festival: “Un Rêve” (a dream). You can watch the video below. If you like it,… continue reading

Don Domino at Dutch Domino Team's WDC event

Dutch Domino Team does it: 573,000 dominoes falling down

A year of preparation and 2 full weeks of building with a team of 20 people. And then, on Friday 30 July in the Dutch town Veenendaal, a total of 573,004 dominoes fell over in 20 minutes. It was an almost perfect falldown, with only a very limited number of dominoes remaining upright. With this,… continue reading

French TV channel M6 announces domino show

With an intriguing trailer, the French commercial television channel M6 has announced a program around dominoes. Yesterday, a 16-second video appeared on the channel’s Twitter account featuring an impressive domino setup and the words ‘Bientôt, le phénomène domino arrive en France’, or ‘The domino phenomenon will soon arrive in France’. M6 has not yet made… continue reading

Dutch TV viewers get an alternative to Domino Day

Now that a return of Domino Day is out of the question for the time being, Dutch TV viewers will soon get to enjoy some domino entertainment again. The Dutch TV channel RTL4 is preparing a domino show that will be produced by EndemolShine Netherlands, as reported by De Telegraaf yesterday. It is a Domino… continue reading

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Domino Day postponed again to an indefinite date

UPDATE 12/02/2021: Dutch TV-chain RTL comes with an alternative to Domino Day . The corona crisis continues to throw a spanner in the works for the largest domino event in the world. Today, RTL and EndemolShine informed RTL Boulevard that the event will be postponed again. No new date has been given. Previously, Domino Day… continue reading

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Domino Day postponed until March 2021

UPDATE: Domino Day has been postponed again to an unspecified date Domino Day will not take place in November 2020, as EndemolShine had previously announced. The spectacle, which was supposed to set a new world record for falling dominoes, has been postponed because of the coronavirus. RTL Boulevard reported this yesterday. The show is now… continue reading

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Domino Day is back in November 2020

UPDATE 09/09/2020: Domino Day again postponed to an unspecified date Good news! The legendary Domino Day, the show that attempts to break the world record for falling dominoes, returns after an 11-year absence. Yesterday, EndemolShine came out with the message on their Facebook and Instagram page. The programme will be broadcast on RTL 4 in… continue reading