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Virtual Chess

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Released
Platforms
Genre
Perspective
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
DOS
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3.2
Windows
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2.9
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Description

Virtual Chess is a feature-rich computer chess simulation that especially prides itself on a 3D, rotating chess board and pieces, complete with limited lighting techniques. By default, the game shows you a flat 2D board with a 3D game board next to it. The 3D board can be dragged and rotated to any angle you please. Virtual Chess also features some full motion video in the for of an introduction and some cut scenes.

Screenshots

Virtual Chess Windows The 2D board, the 3D board at an odd angle, the status window, and a dialog informing that black wins
Virtual Chess Windows File menu and clock
Virtual Chess Windows Analysis menu
Virtual Chess Windows Window menu

Alternate Titles

  • "Virtua Chess" -- European title

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The Press Says

Joystick (French) DOS Apr, 1995 90 out of 100 90
PC Gamer Windows Sep, 1995 86 out of 100 86
Power Play DOS Aug, 1995 66 out of 100 66
High Score Windows Oct, 1995 3 out of 5 60
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Nov, 1995 C 50

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Contributed to by Multimedia Mike (17464) and thf (153452)