Congratulations on your purchase of this new and exciting Chess Module! If your current computer has been a great opponent and partner up to now, wait until you discover the difference this extraordinary model module makes! Once you turn the module on, its strong chess program takes over, backed by a powerful 32-bit RISC processor. The module includes a number of features armed specifically at beginners. It’s perfect for everyone, and we guarantee that your chess game will never be the same.
For the MAGELLAN Module, the incorporation of built-in hash tables (512K) offers the ultimate in mid- and endgame performance with Swedish ELO rating of around 2280!
Excerpts taken from the “Mephisto Magellan” User Manual.
The program software was written by Frans Morsch and based on its tactical style of play is probably Fritz 3 or a modified version. The playing strength is approximately ELO 2450 USCF.