Ripstone Games has announced the launch of Pure Chess: Grandmaster Edition on Steam and Xbox One, due for release on September 9 for £9.99 / $12.99 / €12.99.
This special Grandmaster Edition of the hit multi-million selling game Pure Chess contains exclusive chess sets and pieces, comprehensive tutorials which teach basic and advanced chess techniques, an in-depth ELO ranking system for online play, and 100 puzzles to sink your mind into. The Pure Chess Grandmaster Edition is bigger than ever and includes a variety of beautifully crafted, exclusive Chess Sets and Chess Pieces, from the antique to the modern day. There’s a chess set and setting to suit everyone’s style. With a stunning level of detail and cutting edge graphics, after 100’s of years, Chess looks better than ever.
The Grandmaster Edition comes with cross-platform play between the Xbox One version and the Steam version of the game, meaning that you’ll be able to cross pawns with the existing Pure Chess community of over 2.5 million players. Or you can jump into a head-to-head with the AI and show the game who’s boss, with ten levels of finely tuned AI leveling.
Meanwhile there are six beautiful locations to get to grips with, and three tournaments with rating systems and ranking boards. Whichever way you want to learn and play chess, Pure Chess: Grandmaster Edition has a mode to suit your needs.
- 9 chess sets created with stunning detail and precision.
- 6 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 against up to 8 of your friends at any time.
- Track your ELO and Tournament ratings in the ranking boards.