Congratulations on your purchase of the new MEPHISTO ATLANTA! Perfect for all types of players, this computer can be whatever you want it to be -- a challenging opponent that will test the skills of even advanced players, a perfect chess partner for intermediate players, or a patient chess coach for beginners! Chess is a fascinating game, and this computer includes a tremendous number of features that will let you enjoy the game even more. So, go ahead study the features that at your leisure, play some great games, and above all, have fun!
SPECIAL FEATURES AT A GLANCE!
- Powerful program boasts an estimated Swedish ELO rating of 2,300 -- ideal for advanced players!
- Features powerful 32 bit RISC microprocessor!
- Offers 64 levels of play for learning, variety and experimentation -- including Speed Chess, Tournament, Training, Problem Solving, and even special Fun Levels designed expressly for beginners!
- Watch the computer as it thinks -- you will see the principal variation, the computer’s evaluation of the current position, its search depth, and more!
- Need a hint? Just ask for a move suggestion!
- Set up positions and problems for further study.
- Use the advanced, high-speed Selective Search or try out the powerful Brute Force Search!
- Includes large, user-selectable openings.
- Coach Mode allows beginners to learn as they play -- even gives blunder and capture warnings!
- Features chess clock with countdown feature and unique “ticking” sound option.
- Take back up to about 200 individual moves!
- Play against another person with the computer acting as referee.
- Great problem solver -- up to mate in eight moves!
- Retains your current position and up to about the last 200 individual moves!
- Advanced energy-saving features - Automatic Power Down helps to save energy.
Excerpts taken from “Mephisto Atlanta” User Manual and Box.