The Academy also features the best attacking moves as taught by noted chess champion, Larry Christiansen. A totally revised interface. Clean, clear and easy-to-navigate, this all new interface represents the biggest upgrade to the look and feel of Chessmaster in over seven years. 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 community. More fun for the whole family. Features such as, chess pieces that animate as they move, a variety of whimsical 3D sets, and a simplified learning section, makes chess more fun than ever. Younger players and chess beginners will appreciate the specialized section just for them. As players improve, they can face the appropriate AI controlled opponent. A comprehensive chess engine. Wise enough to teach an absolute beginner and powerful enough to defeat a grandmaster, experience the all new edition to the best-selling brand in chess. New chess reference tools. Whether it's exploring the game's history and terminology in Chessmaster's Encyclopedia or replaying the famous chess games of history, Chessmaster includes something for every chess fan.
Release Date: 11 April 2008
Certificate: PEGI 3+ - PEGI Minimum Age 3