VIDEO CHESS (CX-2645
Nail-biting concentration and skill. Select your moves carefully, or ... Checkmate! It;s you against the computer in one of the most sophisticated approaches to the classical game thinking man’s game.
Excerpts taken from an ATARI catalog.
Uses one Joystick Controller. ROM cartridge.
- Instruction booklet states Level 2 for 30 seconds per move, this seems to too fast Level 3 might be more appropriate.
ATARI never intended to make a chess game until someone in Florida tried to sue them. The original Atari 2600 Video Computer System showed a chess piece which was the reason for the suit. Shortly thereafter ATARI decided to make a video chess game.