Challenge yourself by challenging Revelation


Designed for your ultimate chess playing experience Revelation is the perfect combination of a luxurious wooden chess board and integrated chess computer system developed in the Netherlands by Digital Game Technology and Phoenix Chess Systems.

This amazing tournament size chess board is an innovative DGT sensor board with individual piece recognition and inlaid LED lights to indicate the chess moves. The green OLED display and six large keys make it easy to operate the boards menu(s). The menu(s) are available in English, French, German, Dutch and Spanish. Complete it with your personal choice of hand carved electronic DGT chess pieces.

  • Play against a variety of the strongest chess programs
  • Play with a real wooden board and pieces
  • Analyse your games using famous world class chess engines
  • Optional Retro Engines available

Available in e-Board Mode.

  • Play against internet opponents
  • Broadcast your games LIVE via the internet

Revelation II Anniversary Edition

Revelation unites multiple super strong commercial and freeware chess engines resulting in a great diversity in computerized chess play at ELO levels up to 3000 and above.

  • A new and faster processor: Multi core, 1.0 GHz.
  • An increased ELO of 3000+
  • New and improved enigines including: Komodo, Update Hirarcs and Shredder
  • Many extra Open Source Engines

Existing Revelation II and the Retro Emulation Software (extended with De Koning and Schröder Engines) can be upgraded, using separately available upgrade packages. These upgrade packages can be purchased at all recognized DGT dealers.

Retro software for your Revelation II/Anniversary Edition

Optional Retro Software is available that allows Revelation users to play against nostalgic chess computers from the past. The Retro Software will take you back to the 1980's and 1990's when the first chess computer were released, adding even more flavor and diversity to your ultimate chess playing experience. For more information see the User Manual.

Challenge yourself by challenging the Revelation for your ultimate chess playing experience!


Revelation II with Classic pieces Revelation II with Royal pieces
Revelation with Classic pieces Revelation with Royal pieces
 Revelation II with Timeless pieces  Revelation II with Ebony pieces
 Revelation with Timeless pieces  Revelation with Ebony pieces


The Revelation is also available with the Official FIDE pieces (not pictured).


Revelation Engines

The Revelation contains several super strong commercial and freeware engines. Find more information about these chess engines here.

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Revelation System highlights

Read the system highlights of the Revelation here.

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Buy now: at the DGT e-Shop or at your Local Dealer!


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As a leading electronics and digital company we develop innovative ideas into quality products and unique services.

We take play seriously and want to add fun, fairness and excitement to all games.


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