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Commodore 64 Emu Falken Schach (1989)

FALKEN SCAHCH - DAS KOMPLETTE SCHACHPROGRAMM published in 1989 is written in German and was never sold in other languages. The program tries to teach chess as well as provide an adequate chess program to play and improve against. It also allows you to program your favorite chess openings, which was a first at the time.

The different GAME OPTIONS are difficult to find. You have to experiment holding the TAB, SHIFT and CTRL keys while pressing different keys on your keyboard in order to find all the different options available. A few useful OPTIONS are shown in the pictures below.

You can read about the original FALKEN SCHACH here:

Click here to see the Original Falken Schach (1989)

 

The approximate rating for FALKEN SCHACH is 1400-1500 Elo (1600 - 1700 USCF).

Information

Commodore 64 Emulator Falken Schach (1989)

Technical Specifications

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989)

Manufacturer

Programmer

Falken Verlag - Falken Software

Unknown

Year:

1989

File Type:

D64

Download:

Falken Schach

Language:

6502 Assembly

File Size:

171 KB

Media:

C64 Emulator

Processor Type

Speed

ROM

RAM

6502

8 Bit

1.023 MHz (NTSC)

20 KB

64 KB

Move Entry

Options Selection

Playing Levels

Opening Library

Take Back Moves

Key/Joystick

Key/Joystick

9

20 Major Openings

Yes

Position Setup/Ver.

Display Move Info/Analysis

Solve Mate

Save Game / Ponder

Hint/ Teach Mode

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Yes

Yes / Yes

Yes / Yes

Active Level:

Level 4 (40 Seconds)

Tournament Level:

Level 6 (3 Minutes)

Infinite Level:9

Level U

Game Information

The Spacious Mind

Active Games (30s:1 or 60/30 etc.)

Tournament Games (180s:1 or 40/2 hrs)

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

#

W

D

L

%

ELO

38

4

13

21

27.63

1419

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

Falken Schach (1989) - Options Menu

Falken Schach (1989) - Ponder ON/OFF (TAB +V)

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Options Menu

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Ponder ON/OFF (TAB +V)

Falken Schach - Opening Book ON/OFF (CONTROL + B)

Falken Schach (1989) - Game Levels (SHIFT + L)

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Opening Book ON/OFF (CONTROL + B)

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Game Levels (SHIFT + L)

Falken Schach (1989) - Game Board

Falken Schach (1989) - Analysis View (SPACE BAR)

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Game Board

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Analysis View (SPACE BAR)

Falken Schach (1989) - Training Menu

Falken Schach (1989) - Endgame Lessons

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Training Menu

Commodore 64  Emulator Falken Schach (1989) Endgame Lessons

The Spacious-Mind Active game results (shown above) are from games played with a Commodore 64 or 128. Playing FALKEN SCHACH DAS KOMPLETTE SCHACHPROGRAMM with an Emulator should play exactly the same as using a Commodore 64 or 128.

Chess Game Examples

The game example below originates from the C64 Open Championship and was played with a real Commodore 64 or 128 and original FALKEN SCHACH DAS KOMPLETTE SCHACHPROGRAMM software, however the Emulator Software should play exactly as the original game.

 
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