By Optime Software LLC
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Are you tired of playing chess games that look like they were designed for a Commodore 64 instead of an iPhone? We've got the antidote for you. Chess Free is the best chess game for the iPhone and iPod Touch, and it's free!
Chess Free supports both 1 player and 2 player gameplay, so you can play against friends or test your skills against a challenging computer opponent.
Chess Free offers a host of exciting features, including:
* Great graphics and exciting sound effects
* Configurable player names and score tracking
* Outstanding AI engine with configurable difficulty level
* Board rotation for two player games
* Undo function
* Automatic save when you get a phone call or exit the application
Chess Free is supported by unobtrusive banner advertising. Chess Premium is the same great app without the ads.
What's New in Version 1.60
* Minor bug fixes
Not bad but concerns
Not that bad of a game it's definitely good practice, but there are no instructions. For example, I can't figure out how to castle and even when I'm able to I've tried everything. But the computer seems to be able to do it fine occasionally. Also the draws are sometimes 10 moves or 50 moves. Pretty sure the rules say it's 25 moved when all the pieces but the king are gone too.
What you'll find in this app is exactly what you'd want from a chess app; a simple, realistic, and easy to use chess game. The user interface is excellent, I've never had a difficult time controlling or organizing my chess pieces. A must have app for any intellectual looking for a good game of chess.
I wish they didn't push the premium version
Also, sometimes when I have to toggle out of a game to answer the telephone or surf the net, the game resets itself. I would like to pick up where I left off upon returning to the game.
- Category: Games
- Updated: Feb 03, 2014
- Version: 1.60
- Size: 27.9 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Optime Software LLC
- © 2013 Optime Software LLC
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.