What's New

This app is designed for iPhone 4, 4s, 5, 5s, 6, 6 Plus, iPad and iPod touch.

Version 2016.01:
- iOS 9 compatibility.
- The app can warn you when you can mate your opponent (you can disable this message).
- The app can warn you when you're about to stalemate your opponent (you can disable this warning).
- You can swipe the analysis text left/right to see all the moves computed by the chess engine, up to 20 moves ahead.
- The app remembers which collection you have opened last, and the last game you have selected in the collection.
- When you start a game in 2 players mode, you can decide if the pieces will rotate or not (and change that later).
- A collection of 1600 games by the current World Champion, Magnus Carlsen, has been added.
- In analysis mode, the blue or red arrow is shown only when the suggestions (green lines) are also shown.
- The app offers you to activate the analysis mode when you go back to the beginning of the game (you can disable this).
- You can now use iTunes to transfer games collections from your computer to the app, or inversely.
- The Chess Tiger engine is now optimized to take full advantage of the 64 bits processors in recent devices.

These are only the most obvious changes, but the app also includes more than 50 other subtle improvements.

Version 2016.02:
- Fixed: import game from clipboard.
- Fixed: delete game from collection.
- Fixed: set up position.

We are constantly working to improve this app. We do not release updates often because our focus is on quality, not quantity. You can rest assured that the updates will keep coming!

Enjoy!

App Description

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▻ Do you want to learn or improve at Chess?
▻ Do you want to master the most prestigious, the classiest game ever, while having fun?

Chess PRO is EASY, is guaranteed to improve your chess, and you will not have to read any boring lesson!

How does it work? It's really simple: you just play! The coach shows you the moves a Grandmaster would pick. Not just one move, but the 4 best moves.

Sounds silly? Well think about it... How did you learn to talk when you were a child? Did you take grammar and spelling lessons? Of course not. You just went with the flow! Because that's the most effective way to learn!

Chess PRO allows you to do just that, AND IT WORKS!

In two minutes from now you are going to start learning effortlessly. You start having fun immediately, and notice after just a few games that the right moves come to your mind naturally, as if they were obvious.

If it still sounds incredible, please read the reviews. Chess PRO has one of the highest customer satisfaction of the App Store!

Chess PRO is the only chess coach of this kind, and is also one of the MOST COMPLETE chess apps for players of all levels.


FOR BEGINNERS:

• The rules of chess are included and easily accessible for reference.
• Just tap on a piece and the app shows you its legal moves.
• If a move is not allowed, the app tells you why.
• Suggestions: Chess PRO can watch over your shoulder and suggest 4 excellent moves.
• Chess PRO can tell you when you can mate your opponent, so you can look for the winning move by yourself.
• Chess PRO can warn you when your opponent is about to play a very dangerous move.
• 50 trainer levels of increasing difficulty designed to improve your chess skills are provided.
• The chess engine is of very high quality, the guarantee to learn from a good professor.
• Naturally Chess PRO knows and applies perfectly all the official rules of chess.


FOR EXPERTS:

• Both USCF and FIDE rating scales are supported.
• Chess PRO has the Chess Tiger engine built in. It is currently one of the strongest chess engines for mobile devices.
• On current devices it reaches an incredible 2900 Elo (world champion).
• Chess PRO (Chess Tiger engine) has been ranked twice as the strongest chess engine on the SSDF list (the worldwide recognized and independent computer's rating list).
• You can save your games in collections and replay them later.
• You can exchange games with your friends very easily by email (send and receive).
• You can use iTunes to add games collections to the app. You will find many collections in PGN format for free on the internet!
• You can set up any position.
• The chess engine displays its thinking, up to 20 plies ahead.
• You can analyze a game by replaying it. Chess PRO tells you when a bad move has been played by coloring it in red. The 4 best moves in every position are colored in green.
• Chess PRO supports variations and allows you to test "What if..." scenarios without erasing your current game.


OTHER FEATURES INCLUDE:

• 15 gorgeous predefined visual themes that you can customize.
• 9 chess pieces sets (wood, ebony & ivory, metal, glass, …).
• 14 board styles (marble, blue marble, wood, metal, stone, …).
• A collection of more than 6000 famous games of the greatest players of all times.
• "Reload last game" allows you to retrieve the most recent game, even if you have forgotten to save it.
• 4 different playing styles, ranging from the quiet to suicidal, which you can apply to all the levels.
• Includes an opening book of more than one million moves (can be turned off).
• Many customization options (graphics, sounds, engine output…).


THIS APP IS "CLEAN": it does not display any ad.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 06, 2011 Price increase: $5.99 -> $7.99
  • May 25, 2011 New version 2011.03
  • May 06, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $5.99
  • May 02, 2011 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • April 18, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • April 13, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • April 08, 2011 Price decrease: $7.99 -> $0.99
  • April 08, 2011 New version 2011.02
  • March 31, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $7.99
  • March 25, 2011 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $0.99
  • June 24, 2012 Initial release
  • June 29, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • June 30, 2012 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • July 05, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • July 08, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • July 09, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • July 11, 2012 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • July 13, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • July 14, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $14.99
  • July 15, 2012 Price decrease: $14.99 -> $0.99
  • July 28, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $7.99
  • July 30, 2012 New version 2012.04
  • August 03, 2012 Price decrease: $7.99 -> $1.99
  • August 06, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $3.99
  • August 22, 2012 Price increase: $3.99 -> $7.99
  • September 29, 2012 Price decrease: $7.99 -> $0.99
  • October 09, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • October 10, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $2.99
  • October 12, 2012 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • October 13, 2012 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $0.99
  • October 16, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
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  • November 27, 2012 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
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  • January 03, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
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  • February 11, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
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  • April 28, 2013 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • April 29, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • May 18, 2013 Price decrease: $9.99 -> FREE!
  • May 20, 2013 Price increase: FREE! -> $0.99
  • May 21, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • May 25, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • June 01, 2013 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • October 08, 2013 New version 2013.08
  • October 12, 2013 New version 2013.09
  • April 04, 2014 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • April 07, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • April 25, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • April 27, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • May 16, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • May 18, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • July 26, 2015 New version 2016.01
  • August 03, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • August 03, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • August 08, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • August 11, 2015 New version 2016.02
  • August 13, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • August 14, 2015 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • August 21, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $2.99
  • August 23, 2015 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99

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