Checkers (Intellivision, Cartridge) Mattel Electronics - 1979 USA, Canada Release

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Packaging cover Checkers.
Product ID MATEL0014
Manufacturer # 1120
Platform(s) Intellivision
Packaging Retail Box
Media Cartridge
Copyright date 1979
Publisher(s) Mattel Electronics
Category(s) Entertainment, Traditional, Board Games, Checkers
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Challenge tradition! Beat a friend electronically for practice. Then go for it against the Ultimate Checker Player- a wily computer who asks and gives no quarter!

  • Checkers in action! Double-jump! Two men off the board... opponent nearing King Row. Look out for that computer!

  • Two ways to play: Versus a friend or the ultimate competitor, the canny computer.
  • Hi and Low Skill levels when playing the computer. Added difficulty... added excitement.
  • "Bail Out" Button: Computer Suggests Move, when you're stumped against the computer.
  • Simulated sound effects: Bells, Buzzers, a Bronx Cheer and a Victory Tune.
  • No time limit on moves!
  • Clear button that lets you change your move!

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Box Scans

Retail Box cover Checkers. Retail Box back Checkers.



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