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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2003-09-07
 Author: David  Howe. Omega chess ZIP file. Commercial chess variant on board with 104 squares.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
RedHippo wrote on 2005-06-29 UTCGood ★★★★
After some installation problems (had to do some manual changes to Omega.bmp) i got it running. Those changes were the following: get a printscreen of the omega board, edit it to fit the original picture size, save it on top of the original omega.bmp. Though I liked the game idea, i must say the AI is too easy. I got an easy win (took back 2 moves only :) ) in a 1st try. Maybe that's because I have ~22XX ELO rating in regular chess.. huh, anyway this is smth i'd like to play in regular tournament, as it throws away all those boring 20moves depth opening lines.