Just learned that the Atari 2600 game Video Chess has a difficulty level where it takes the CPU 10 hours to make every move. I wonder how fast that would be on a modern pc
probably instantaneous

@misty ...that kind of makes sense
Wake up in the morning, get dressed, make breakfast, make a move, go to work
Back from work 8 hours later, Kiss the missus, check on the kids, have dinner, make a move, go to bed
It's a long time to compute a move, but just tuned correctly so that someone could have a little fun between everything else in their life.
...assuming your kids weren't little shits and pulled the cart out to play missile command

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