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Star Wars Chess (DOS)

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Description

Star Wars Chess is a chess game where the pieces are characters from the Star Wars universe. When pieces are taken, an animated battle is shown, much like in Battle Chess.

Screenshots

Star Wars Chess DOS Chewie takes on Darth Vader
Star Wars Chess DOS Princess Leia captures Boba Fett
Star Wars Chess DOS This is the only way 3PO is ever going to be defeating a scout walker -- by having it trip over his cowardly shell!
Star Wars Chess DOS Chewbacca vents his frustrations on the AT-ST

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User Reviews

Star Wars themed Battle Chess game Terrence Bosky (5235) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1993 22 out of 100 22

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Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #49 Worst Game of All Time
  • VideoGames
    • March 1995 - One of the Worst Ten Games of 1994 (SEGA CD version)

Related Web Sites

  • Star Wars Chess (Description of the Sega Version of Star Wars chess. The elements are true of the PC version as well.)
ReviewGames.Com (296) added Star Wars Chess (DOS) on Jul 22, 2000
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