||ChessMaster 10th Edition
||(Win98/Me/XP Only!) (Retail)
Game / Chess
The World's Best Chess Program for
Both Beginners & Experts!
More than ever, Chessmaster 10th
Edition delivers on its promise to make you a better chess player. The program
will improve your game regardless of your level of experience. This landmark
edition provides the largest upgrade ever to the features and graphics of the
franchise. Whether you are new to chess or a tournament-level player,
Chessmaster 10th Edition allows you to master history's greatest game.
- At the Academy, International
Master Josh Waitzkin will personally walk players through the basics of chess,
plus introduce a variety of simple strategies for dominating your opponent. The
Academy also features the best attacking moves as taught by noted chess
champion Larry Christiansen.
A totally revised
clear, and easy to navigate, this all-new interface represents the biggest
upgrade to the look and feel of Chessmaster in over seven
Full-featured online chess module
- More than just a place to play
chess live with other players, Chessmaster online allows players to establish
rankings, create tournaments, utilize teaching tools, and join a thriving chess
More fun for the whole family
- Features such as animated chess
sets, a variety of whimsical 3D sets, and simple and efficient learning tools
make chess more fun than ever. Younger players and chess beginners will
appreciate the specialized section just for them. As players improve, the game
suggests an appropriate AI opponent.
A comprehensive chess engine
- Wise enough to teach an absolute
beginner and powerful enough to defeat a grandmaster, experience the all-new
edition of the King engine - the brains behind the best-selling brand in
Intermediate and advanced player
- Seasoned chess players can test
their skills against ranked AI opponents, set up tournaments and simultaneous
exhibitions, and survey their performances using the new statistics
Whether you're new to chess programs
or a CHESSMASTER veteran, you'll discover that Chessmaster 10th Edition is the
most comprehensive chess software available. Old friends will quickly realize
that the 10th Edition is one of the most important updates of the franchise in
both graphics and content.
Here are just some of the most
important all-new or completely revised elements:
- A brand-new, clean, clear, and
easy-to-navigate user interface.
- A full-featured online chess
module, allowing players to communicate, compete, and learn from each
- The new Chessmaster Academy, where
International Master Josh Waitzkin will introduce players to the world of chess
and GM Larry Christiansen will review the attacking concept.
- More than 30 full 3D chess sets,
including the first animated chess sets in a Chessmaster PC game, and the
option to view all the 3D sets in enhanced 3D using glasses with red/cyan
- A large selection of game modes for
greater replay value.
- A section that's completely
dedicated to just playing for fun with simplified tools, simplified drills, and
a variety of chess puzzles - a great section for kids who are new to the game.
- The updated version of the King -
the chess engine behind Chessmaster.
98/ME/XP:Pentium® III 450 MHz or AMD Duron 600 MHz RAM: 128 MB
(512 MB recommended) Video Card: 4 MB (for 3D gameplay see supported list*)
Sound Card: DirectX® 9 sound device optional DirectX Version: DirectX 9
(included on disc) CD-ROM drive speed: 4x CD-ROM or better Hard Drive space:
540 MB Multiplay: 56 Kbps or better for Internet or LAN play (broadband
*Supported Video Cards at Time of
Release: GeForce 1/2/3/4/FX families ATI® Radeon 7500/8000/
9000 families. These chipsets are the only ones that will run this game in 3D.
Additional chipsets may be supported after release. For an up-to-date list of
supported chipsets, please visit the FAQ for this game on our support website
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