DescriptionChess refers to any game featuring chess or its variations. Combine with puzzle-solving if it refers to or features chess problems/puzzles.
Fritz 8, like previous versions, is a training tool for chess players of all levels. It includes tutorials and other...
Fritz 9 is the updated version of the high-powered chess engine that has made the series famous. It is very...
This is another edutainment game designed for all ages (but targeted more towards children) that teaches the basic fundamentals and...
Fritz Deluxe is a training tool for chess players of all levels. It includes tutorials and other in-game training aids...
Fritz & Kishon: Schachspielen mit dem Meister der Satire is a chess simulation which still offers the main selling points...
Loosely inspired by the ancient board game of chess, this game puts the player in control of an array of...
FX Chess is for everybody. This chess game includes different levels for all players, from beginners to experts.Additionally there is...
It's chess. Grandmaster Chess. Chess in SVGA and on a CD-ROM. Multiple Skill Levels, Various different sets of boards and...
With the Graphic Chess game you can play against the computer. There are two levels of difficulty to choose from....
HIARCS 8 is a chess simulator using the Fritz 7 interface, but its own chess engine, one of the strongest...
Hoyle and Sierra bring the same style as in previous card game titles to familiar board games including: Backgammon, Battle...
Majestic Chess features single- and multi-player chess game modes, as well as a special mode called "Chess Adventure." In this...
This game was made for the fifth anniversary of the monthly game design contest of AGS (Adventure Game Studio). As...
Internet Board Games is a compilation of thirteen games which were sold by JC Research's. Apart from Chess and Checkers...
Jang-gi simulates the Korean two-player board game similar to Chinese Chess and is unofficially called Korean Chess.The game is played...
Kasparov's Gambit was Electronic Arts' attempt to enter the niche chess market dominated by Chessmaster 3000 and Battlechess. It has...
Kenpelen Chess is a computer chess game with a top-down view but with a 3D-feel. It includes various boards and...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 91 Fritz 8
- 91 Chessmaster 9000
- 90 Learn to Play Chess with Fritz & Chesster
- 88 Colossus Chess X
- 88 The Chessmaster 4000 Turbo
- 85 Chessmaster 10th Edition
- 84 Chessmaster 9000
- 83 The Chessmaster 3000
- 83 The Chessmaster 3000
- 82 Mortal Kombat: Deception
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Chess is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction