Join G-Pawn and H-Pawn on a quest for glory in one of the finest chess games of all time: Nimzowitsch's Immortal Zugzwang Game. A short educational VN!

Want to learn more about the Immortal Zugzwang Game? Check out these resources:

You can play the prequel, The Immortal Game, here. (I made it in under four hours, so it's not very good. I spent a little longer on this one!)

PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux, HTML5
Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
AuthorNiv ๐ŸฆŒ
GenreVisual Novel, Educational
Made withRen'Py
TagsChess, Short
Average sessionAbout a half-hour
InputsKeyboard, Mouse


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The Immortal Zugzwang - Windows/ 362 MB
The Immortal Zugzwang - 327 MB


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oh my god this is amazing aaahhh



after playing this, i'm going to try to learn chess. great game 11/10

dang, good luck!

!!! chess is a BIG interest of mine! this makes me very happy! ๐Ÿ’›



i am literally just randomly scrolling and open up the new tab and find someone who has been playing a lot of chess recently im so happy this is great. i want more like this

Hehe thank you, I might turn it into a series but no promises