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Game #3306
Cyber Chess  
Strategy   Board - Western

Rating: 6.66 (6 votes)

Cyber Chess box cover

Cyber Chess screenshot
Cyber Chess is a decent clone of Interplay’s Battle Chess, although with far inferior graphics and animations, even if it was released a few years later. The pieces are cast as sci-fi kings, queens, and robots, fighting for survival with chess moves as the only weapons. The game is played from a top-down (i.e. bird’s eye view) perspective, with a small window at the lower right of the screen dedicated to showing the current piece you have selected. The computer AI is decent, although there is no way to change difficulty level. The game does include minimal options, such as move hints and player history that keeps track of your games. Overall, a nice low-budget title that does nothing better than commercial chess releases... although not much worse, either, except for the lack of options.

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Unknown
Developer: SoftDisk Publishing
Publisher: SoftDisk Publishing
Year: 1993
Software Copyright: SoftDisk Publishing
Theme: Shareware
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
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If you like this game, try: Terminator 2: Judgment Day - Chess Wars, Cyrus, Chess Maniac 5 Billion and One

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