Chess like you're never seen it before!
Beautiful 3D Visuals! 3 Tournaments to test your tactics.
Download Pure Chess® to experience chess the way it's meant to be played, in stunning 3D.
Experience one of the oldest known boardgames on the advanced technology of today. Pure Chess® is a game that can be played by everyone, at any age, but mastered by only a few. The question is...Are you a Grandmaster in the making?
Full game upgrade features:
- Staunton, Checker, and Williams chess sets created with stunning detail and precision
- Museum, Penthouse, and Library locations beautifully portrayed
- Comprehensive tutorial that teaches you basic, intermediate, and advanced chess techniques
- 3 Tournaments to test your tactics
- 100 Bonus chess puzzles to ponder over
- Play By Mail with up to 8 of your friends
- Track your ELO and Tournament ratings in the ranking boards
In-game content available for purchase using stored account funds.
- Nintendo 3DS
- Release Date
- Mar 20, 2014
- No. of Players
- 2 players alternating
- Puzzles, Strategy
- VooFoo Studios
To enjoy the 3D effect of Nintendo 3DS software, you must experience it from the system itself. All screenshots and videos on this website have been captured in 2D mode.
Use Parental Controls to restrict 3D mode for children 6 and under.
* If eligible for a Just for You offer, the final price reflects the combined Sale and Just for You offers. The Just for You offer is discounted from the sale price.
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