Colossus Chess 4.0
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"the best chess playing program for home computers". This is the version for the Apple II.
In 1983 Martin Bryant based this software on his White Knight Mk 11, winner of the 1983 European Microcomputer Chess Championship. It was developed on an Apple II, but was first commercially released for Commodore 64 as Colossus Chess 2.0 (CDS Micro Systems, 1984) Version 3.0 was released in 1984 for the Atari 8-bit family of computers (published by English Software), followed by 4.0 in 1985 which was released on most formats of the day (published by CDS).
Platform: Apple II 48K or 64K RAM One disk drive.
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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH32099. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
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