Not an American user?


The Sargon series were the connoisseur's chess games at the time. This edition includes variable move times, ranging from 5 seconds to infinity. Moves can be undone and you can swap sides during the game. The search feature displays its calculations as you play, which can be useful to learn from. Special tactical situations, opening move sequences and checkmate practices can be loaded in for learning purposes.


Sargon III DOS Options
Sargon III DOS Title screen
Sargon III DOS Title screen (CGA / Original Release version 1983)
Sargon III DOS Text mode (CGA)

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

PC Magazine Jan 08, 1985 13.5 out of 18 75


There are currently no topics for this game.


According to the program authors, Sargon III was the first 3rd-party executable available for the Apple Macintosh.
Will D (941) added Sargon III (DOS) on Apr 08, 2000
Other platforms contributed by JRK (11178), Kabushi (209401), Martin Smith (66801) and ZenicReverie (1976)