DescriptionChess refers to any game featuring chess or its variations. Combine with Puzzle Elements if it refers to or features chess problems/puzzles.
A chess game with cyber-/Tron-like theme. The layout of the board has been modified to have pieces rest on intersections...
Game Boy Advance (2002)
Dexter's Laboratory: Chess Challenge is a game based on the popular cartoon TV show of the same name. This chess...
Disney's Aladdin Chess Adventure is a puzzle game that uses and teaches chess to beginning chess aficionados. The player navigates...
Think you've played chess before? Even those who are experts at computer chess should take a look at this game....
Dungeon Chess is a single player and network game which replaces and enhances the previous Dungeon Chess for OS/2. The...
EG Chess is a simple shareware chess program from Canada.View is 3D and the game provides the opportunity to choose...
[email protected] Games: Grand Master Chess - Checkers & Backgammon features three separate games, namely Chess, Checkers and Backgammon. Each of...
Windows 3.x (1994)
Typical Chess single-player game with 2D/3D view, 6 types of piece set, 5 kinds of boards, 5 background music themes....
PlayStation 2 (2004)
Primarily EyeToy Chat is a video phone application for PlayStation 2s equipped with an EyeToy and a network adapter. In...
Family Game Pack features 25 classic games for you to play. It includes casino games such as 5 video poker...
This handheld chess game uses Chessmaster 2100's basic game engine. This includes such items as en passant attacks for pawn,...
Commodore 64 (1989)
The Final Chesscard from TASC B.V. is a chess computer expansion-cartridge for the Commodore 64. It uses its own 6502...
Fritz 6 is a chess simulation which can be adjusted for beginners, advanced players and professionals. In comparison to Fritz...
Fritz 7 is a chess simulation which is in the matter of presentation and playing strength basically the same programme...
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...
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
- Hack and Slash
- 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
- Puzzle elements
- 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