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Othello

aka: Othello CD-ROM
Moby ID: 40056
CD-i Specs
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Description

Othello is a digital conversion of the classic board game of the same name (also known as Reversi).

The game is played with two players who in their turn place a marker on the 8x8 grid. A marker must border to at least one enemy marker. When a player encloses enemy markers between two of his own the enclosed markers change colour. When there's no possible move for a player he has to skip a turn. The game ends when the entire board is full. The player with the most markers on the board wins.

This version of the game allows you to play against another player, or the CD-i. Included are two AIs who represent Einstein and Leonardo da Vinci. The game is shown from a first person perspective so you can see your opponent.

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Credits (Windows version)

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Presented by
  • Hasbro Interactive
Developed by
  • Codim Interactive Media
Othello is a registered trademark of
  • Tsukada Original Co. Ltd.
Licensed exclusively by
  • Anjar Co.
Project Management
Software Engineering
Quality Assurance
Design
  • CODIM Interactive Media C.V.
Concept
Script
Art Director
Screenlayouts and Image Editing
Sound Editing
Blue Screen Video Delegated Producer
  • Bright Sight Entertainment
Studio
  • Option Facilities
Camera
Light
Director of Actors
Video Director
Director's Assistant
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  • MobyGames ID: 40056
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Game added by vedder.

Windows added by Kabushi.

Additional contributors: Kabushi.

Game added April 18, 2009. Last modified March 6, 2024.