DescriptionChess refers to any game featuring chess or its variations. Combine with Puzzle Elements if it refers to or features chess problems/puzzles.
Commodore 64 (1985)
You are a huge fan of the game of chess and as usual you have fallen asleep with your board...
Chess Housers is a puzzle game from Spain. The player guides a disembodied glove with the ARROW keys through a...
Chess Housers is a puzzle game where the player is to navigate through rooms blocked by chess pieces on a...
Typical Chess game with 3D view, 4 types of piece set, 3 difficulty levels. Pieces represent children, player's pieces are...
PlayStation 2 (2003)
The iteration of the Chessmaster series on the PlayStation 2 contains most of the features available in the corresponding PC...
The 10th Edition is the first game in the series to feature a working online component and also the first...
This iteration of the Chessmaster series offers a strong chess opponent at 12 skill levels, catering for novices to grandmasters....
Chessmaster 3-D brings the Chessmaster 4000 chess engine to consoles. The game provides six 3D chess sets and lets you...
Chessmaster 5000 is the 10th Anniversary release of the game. This implementation features a revised Windows interface, new tutorials, a...
Chessmaster 5500 is part of the long running Chessmaster series . As with the other games in this series there...
Prepare youreself to experience computer chess in an entirely new way. As always, those who don't stand to oppose the...
The grandmaster of PC chess is back and better than ever! The revamped chess AI plays at grandmaster level, even...
A downloadable version of the venerable Chessmaster from Ubisoft. Provides a large selection of AIs to challenge opponents of any...
The newest iteration in the Chessmaster series features an extensive Chess-tutorial by Chess Master Josh Waitzkin. Based on his book...
Chessmaster II continues the tradition of the Chessmaster series on the PlayStation. The game supports a real-time 3D board, more...
Xbox 360 (2008)
Chessmaster Live is part of the long running Chessmaster game series, developed specifically for Xbox Live Arcade.You can take part...
Chessmaster Online was a free on-line game based on Chessmaster 5000 which allowed chess players to play against each other...
Nintendo DS (2007)
Windows 3.x (1992)
A simple computerized chess game that features the ability to play against another human player on another computer utilizing a...
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