DescriptionChess refers to any game featuring chess or its variations. Combine with Puzzle Elements if it refers to or features chess problems/puzzles.
Mattel Aquarius (1983)
A game of chess for 1 or 2 players, there's also a demonstration mode. Eight difficulty levels, undo/replay/suggest a move....
Originally released in source code form to the old USENET group net.sources.games simply as "Chess", this C language implementation of...
Chess allows to play the board game against a computer or against another human player. It is based on the...
Chess is a player vs computer, mouse controlled, implementation of the classic board game with the option of playing against...
An early Chess game was developed on the MANIAC I computer in Los Alamos. Unlike earlier attempts at chess games...
Chess allows one or two players to play chess on a PLATO terminal. A game can be played against the...
Chess! was originally released as shareware under the name EdChess.This game has the following features: A command line parameter to...
Chess 2.0 is an updated Amiga port of the Stanback Chess Program. In contrast to the 1.0 port, this version...
Chess 3D is an online adaptation of the original board game, played on a typical 8x8 checkered board. The players...
Chess88 is an early chess game of human player vs. computer player with up to six difficulty levels. The game...
Commodore PET/CBM (1979)
Chessboard allows two players to play chess on the PET. It visualizes the chess board and records every move so...
Nintendo DSi (2010)
Chess Champ is another chess program for Microsoft Windows.Although simple to use, with its top-down view (no 3D view) many...
Chess & Checkers is a simple, two player, shareware implementation of these classic board games.There is no 'intelligence' in this...
Palm OS (2001)
This compilation of three classic board games (Chess, Checkers and Reversi) can be played on a Palm PDA by syncing...
ChesseR is an application that allows you to play correspondence chess with anyone that has an email address. Visually the...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Schach Attacke is an adaptation of the classic game of chess geared towards children. It is presented as a rivalry...
Chess Fusion is a digital version of the traditional board game of chess. It features 3D graphics that allow the...
Commodore PET/CBM (1980)
Chess Game allows players to play chess on the Commodore Pet. The normal rules apply and the game keeps the...
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