Perfect information

Video game concept

Player knows everything worth knowing of the game world, always.

Laptop Chess (NEC PC9801)
9801 1987
Chess (Amiga OCS)
OCS 198?
Suzumiya Haruhi no Chokuretsu (Nintendo DS)
NDS 2009-05-28
Sargon II (Atari 400/800)
A800 1982
Battle Chess (NEC PC9801)
9801 1990-07-21
3D Chess (Linux)
LIN 1995
The Software Toolworks' Star Wars Chess (Sega-CD/Mega-CD)
SCD 1994-02-02
Ultimate Chess 3D (Zeebo)
ZEBO 2009-12-09
Chess (BK11M)
BK ? *
The Chessmaster 2000 (Apple II E)
IIE 1986
Chess Club (BK11M)
BK 1993
CCHESS: IBM PC Conference Chess (MS-DOS)
DOS 1988

The first video game about Perfect information was released in 1948.

The Software Toolworks, Interplay and CDS Software has published most of these games

Compare Chess with perfect information to Stratego with imperfect.

Note that this does not include knowledge of your opponents plans, although you can deduce such from the information you have as always.

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Game Theory

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Linux 52
Windows 32
ZX Spectrum 26
Mac OS Classic 23
C64 18
Win3.1 16
Amiga 15
DEC PDP-1 14
Tandy Coco 12
Atari ST 12
Atari 400/800 11
PS 10
Amstrad CPC 10
BeOS 10
Apple II E 10
C16/Plus4 9
OS/2 9
Altair 8800 9
Newton 7
NeXT 7
Oric 6
TRS-80 6
Amstrad PCW 5
Electron 5
WinCE 5
PS2 5
Memotech MTX 4

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