MobyGoal achieved! Thanks to all contributors who helped us reach 250 documented ZX81 Games.

Star Wars Chess (SEGA CD)

55
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.5
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

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 SEGA CD Title screen
Star Wars Chess SEGA CD Luke (king) vs AT-ST (rook)
Star Wars Chess SEGA CD Alternate game view/expanded options by pressing B
Star Wars Chess SEGA CD Setting options before the game

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for the SEGA CD release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.


The Press Says

GamePro (US) Nov, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Just Games Retro May 28, 2007 52 out of 100 52
Sega-16.com Nov 18, 2010 5 out of 10 50
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Nov, 1994 5 out of 10 50
The Video Game Critic May 18, 2005 C- 42

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

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.)
Kartanym (10781) added Star Wars Chess (SEGA CD) on Sep 25, 2002
Other platforms contributed by ReviewGames.Com (296) and Frumple (934)