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Chess Housers (DOS)

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Chess Housers is a puzzle game from Spain. The player guides a disembodied glove with the ARROW keys through a isometric labyrinth with a checkerboard pattern on the floor and lots of chess pieces placed. The glove has to push (ARROW keys + SPACE bar) this pieces to clear its way to the exit. The pieces move with the same pattern that they have on chess: pawns move forward, horses have an "L"-shaped movement, and so on. The glove can be killed if it is in their path. The chess pieces are set up in small rooms as a series puzzles that must be solved. Other objects in the rooms include:

Boulders that must be smashed by the horse pieces, if they're in the way;

► Transparent boxes, usually found stopping the movement of a piece, that can be destroyed by the glove;

Pyramid teleporters to transport the glove to other parts of the maze;

Maps show the maze layout to the player;

► Temporary save points in the shape of a glove stuck with a knife;

► A cross is the maze exit.

The game has temporary save points that disappear once the player exits to DOS. There is a password system: the code is displayed after the completion of each maze.


Chess Housers DOS Lots of pawns
Chess Housers DOS Pyramid transporter, map and save point
Chess Housers DOS System check
Chess Housers DOS Loading screen

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Macs Black (77762) added Chess Housers (DOS) on May 11, 2007