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Let’s Play: Ancient Greek Punishment: Chess Edition

Pippin Barr

Chess! It already feels like a punishment to so many people! But now even more so! What if Zeus threw chess sets instead of lightning bolts?! What if Archimedes was a vengeful god?! What if you just kept getting chessed for eternity?!

Let’s Play: Ancient Greek Punishment: Chess Edition is the eighth edition in the Let’s Play: Ancient Greek Punishment series begun in 2011 and comprising: Let’s Play: Ancient Greek Punishment (2011), Art Edition Edition (2015), Limited Edition (2016), CPU Edition (2017), Inversion Edition (2019), UI Edition (2019), and Teaches Typing (2019). In Chess Edition the punishments are remediated as variations on classical chess.

Read the Press kit for press information.

Read the Process documentation for process journal, to do list, and related work.

Read the Commit History for step-by-step information about how the project was built.

Look at the Code Repository for source code etc.

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