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Sargon III (1984)
Genres: Board & Card
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Introducing Sargon III - The world's finest microcomputer chess program. Internationally recognized as the ultimate chess software for players of all skills and interests.

FROM NOVICE TO MASTER, SARGON III PLAYS YOUR GAME

  • Choose from 9 different levels of play, from beginner to master.
  • Select Easy Mode to handicap Sargon's play within levels.
  • Plays a strong game, and plays fast.
  • Has an opening library of over 68,000 moves.
  • Contains the most sophisticated algorithm in chess software...Sargon III has beaten a chess master rated over 2200.
  • Winner of the PC World Magazine microcomputer chess tournament.

THE ULTIMATE PROGRAM FOR LEARNING CHESS

Sargon III has the most complete, easy-to-understand documentation. It includes a section on the fundamentals of chess by the U.S. Chess Federation.

And with Sargon III you can...

  • Take back moves.
  • Set up your own board for customized learning.
  • Change sides with Sargon III.
  • Replay a game.
  • Ask Sargon III to suggest a move for you.
  • Review and analyze any of the 107 great games of history provided on disk.
  • Sharpen your tactical skills by calling up and studying one of 45 classic chess problems.

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

  • Optional Joystick (Commodore/Atari), Mouse (Macintosh, Apple IIc/IIe) or Lightpen (IBM PC/PCjr.) control enhances game-play.
  • Play a friend and let Sargon III monitor your moves for consistency with the rules of chess.
  • Features high quality, traditional chess graphics.
  • Watch the moves that Sargon III considers through the "Window On The Search."
  • Save a game in progress to disk.
  • Print out the move list or current game board.
  • Join the U.S. Chess Federation at a reduced membership rate.
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Credits

Publisher: Hayden Software

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Platforms: Macintosh (680x0)
Media: 1x 3.5" Single-Sided Floppy (400K)
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