Star Wars Chess (DOS)

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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.


Star Wars Chess DOS Starting board layout
Star Wars Chess DOS C-3PO sallies forth to engage the AT-ST
Star Wars Chess DOS The Emperor shocks Chewbacca
Star Wars Chess DOS Princess Leia captures Boba Fett

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User Reviews

Star Wars themed Battle Chess game Terrence Bosky (5225) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

Critic Reviews

PC Joker Dec, 1993 36 out of 100 36
PC Player (Germany) Dec, 1993 22 out of 100 22


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  • 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)

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  • 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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