Othello is a strategy board game played between 2 players. One player plays black and the other white. ... Then the game alternates between white and black until: one player can not make a valid move to outflank the opponent.
Versions of the game were first released on home consoles by Philips Magnavox on the Odyssey 2 as Dynasty in 1978, and later on the Atari 2600 in 1980. Othello is based on the board game Reversi, which was marketed as Othello.