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A chess program aimed at the younger set, Chess Mates is a standard chess program with tutorials and chess puzzles to help kids learn the rules and basic chess strategy. An animated wizard helps teach while floating over an isometric cartoon chess board.


Chess Mates Windows As the player exits the demo version they are advised of some of the features that the full game holds
Chess Mates Windows The lessons are structured and the examples must be tackled in sequence
Demo version
Chess Mates Windows The game loads and displays the chess board. The Wizard talks for a bit before producing the banner
Demo version
Chess Mates Windows There are lots of cheery animations in the game. 
This banner announces the start id the forking lessons
Demo version

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Review Corner Windows 3.x 1999 8.6 out of 10 86
World Village (Gamer's Zone) Macintosh 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
World Village (Gamer's Zone) Windows 3.x 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80


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