Based in Manchester, UK
An Elaborate History of Chess is a crafting strategy game touring the history of Chess. In true Chess tradition build castles, explore dungeons, farm turnips and get checkmated by a tree. Find answers to Chess's darkest questions, like why the horse piece moves in an L-shape.
An Elaborate History of Chess, the second title for Iteration Games was announced on 20th May 2023 with a Coming Soon release date.
- A blend of real-time and turn-based strategy.
- Craft and build units inspired by Chess.
- Explore puzzling dungeons to earn massive loot.
- Become grandmaster of all you see.
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About Iteration Games
A small indie games studio based in Manchester UK! Developers of Paper Pirates, a social deduction party game with pirates and ghosts, and An Elaborate History of Chess, a crafting real-time and turn-based strategy game.
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