Chess Ultra

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Release Date
June 21, 2017 (Calendar)
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Developed by indie studio Ripstone, Chess Ultra injects the greatest strategy game of all time with a modern twist; offering the ultimate chess experience with stunning 4K visuals, Grandmaster approved AI and full VR compatibility. Featuring stunning chess sets and hand-crafted environments, many of the features of Chess Ultra focus on providing tons of modern day features for a classic game.

Numerous features by developer Ripstone include 10 Grandmaster-approved AI levels for solo play, various time controls for hardcore and casual chess fans alike, and in-depth tutorials to help improve your game. You will also get to solve over 80 chess puzzles, where you must checkmate your opponent in a certain number of moves, rewrite the past by playing some of the most historic chess matches of all time and most importantly, play online with friends and strangers alike to test your skills.

Online features include an overhauled local and online multiplayer system with ELO rankings, cross-platform online play and leaderboards for players on the PC, PS4 and the Nintendo Switch, official online tournaments by the developers and portable game notation (PGN) for every game you play, locally and online. In addition to those features, Chess Ultra includes full twitch tv integration for those looking to stream the game online and is fully compatible with the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, giving the game full VR support to help players immerse themselves in the Chess Ultra experience.