Chess (Atari 8-Bit, Cartridge) Parker Brothers - 1983 USA, Canada Release

From Eli's Software Encyclopedia
Product ID 73000-01100
Product UPC 073000011000
Platform(s) Atari 8-Bit
Packaging Retail Box
Media Cartridge
Copyright date 1983
Publisher(s) Parker Brothers
Category(s) Entertainment, Traditional, Chess
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Endorsed by the International Chess Federation.

The traditional chessboard joins the computer keyboard in this innovative Chess program designed for the tournament player, the beginner, and everyone in between.

Compete on any of 8 different skill levels, each with a variety of user friendly features. Play either side in a single game. Or try out various strategies by taking back moves. This program lets you set up and solve simulated problems; observe the computer playing itself- even ask the computer for hints during a match! And there's a comprehensive manual enclosed that highlights all these game play features, as well as an overview of elementary Chess tactics and advanced strategies. There's even a section on how to improve your play through the computer!

This Chess program offers you an ideal way to enjoy the challenge and intrigue of this classic game, while learning to improve your performance each time you play.

System Requirements

Atari 8-Bit
Required RAM 16K
Supports Joystick Yes

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