Chessmaster 9000 (Macintosh)

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Description

The Chessmaster series returns, offering three variant opponents for players to compete with.

The Teacher: Chessmaster teaches beginning and advanced players the best openings and the best endings, alerts players to damaging moves, explains why certain moves are illegal, and spots checkmates as many moves in advance as the player wishes.

The Mentor: Get advice on your next move, see tutorials from chess coach Bruce Pandolfni, study classic games and endings.

The Ultimate Opponent: Play against Chessmaster's The King AI, compete against over 150 opponents or create your own, or take Chessmaster online and play against human opponents around the world.

Screenshots

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Promo Images

Chessmaster 9000 Wallpaper
Chessmaster 9000 Wallpaper
Chessmaster 9000 Wallpaper
Chessmaster 9000 Wallpaper

Alternate Titles

  • "Chessmaster 9000: The World's Most Popular Chess Program" -- Tag-lined title
  • "Chessmaster 9000: O Mais Popular Jogo De Xadrez Do Mundo" -- Brazilian tag-lined title
  • "Chessmaster 9000: Le Jeu d'Echecs Le Plus Célèbre Au Monde" -- French tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

AppleLinks.Com Jul 05, 2005 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
macHOME Apr, 2005 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Macworld Apr, 2005 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Games4Mac 2005 87 out of 100 87
About This Particular Macintosh Mar, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80

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Related Web Sites

  • Develop Your Endgame (An Apple Games article about the Mac version of Chessmaster 9000, with commentary provided by Producer Ioan Palalau (January, 2005).)
  • Official Webpage (Mac) (The official product page for the Mac version of Chessmaster 9000 on the publisher's website, which provides a profile of the game, patches (including a Universal Binary patch), a desktop wallpaper, and ordering information, among other such things.)
Kabushi (189447) added Chessmaster 9000 (Macintosh) on Apr 13, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Terrence Bosky (5476)