Mephisto ESB II

Mephisto ESB II
Computer name:  Mephisto ESB II
Manufacturer:     Hegener & Glaser
Dates from:     1982
Dimensions:     17 x 10.5 x 4 cm
Power supply:     4 AA-batteries or 8.5 Volt AC adapter
Processor:     1802. 3.5 MHz.
Memory:     16 KB ROM
Programmer(s): T.Nietsche en E.Henne
Rating:     Occasional players (Elo 1330)
Other details:  Replaceable program module
Name MephistoESB II only on lid of module compartment
Controlled via keys
4-digit LCD display


  White: Fritz 8 (1 ply)

  Black: Mephisto ESB II (± 10 seconds / move)

  (Result: won by white)

1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.e5 c5 4.c3 Nc6 5.Be3 cxd4 6.cxd4 Bb4+ 7.Nc3 Bd7 8.Bd3 Nge7 9.Rc1 O-O 10.Qh5 g6 11.Qh6 Nf5 12.Bxf5 Bxc3+ 13.Rxc3 exf5 14.Ne2 Qa5 15.a3 Rac8 16.Bd2 Qb6 17.Rh3 Rfe8 18.Qxh7+ Kf8 19.Qh8+ Ke7 20.Qf6+ Kf8 21.Rh8# An animation of the game can be seen if you have Java installed.

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