A while back, we have reviewed some of the best chess games to check out for your Windows 8 device. Today, just in case you’re looking for more, we take a look at Chess HD. It allows you to play online against others from your Windows 8 tablet.
Chess HD is a new chess game for Windows 8 users which brings gorgeous graphics, online gaming and intuitive interface. As the team behind the game puts it, there’s a beautiful handcrafted board and pieces are showcased in a 3D view with rotation and zoom. And they look especially great when you try them out on your Windows 8 tablet. Here are some more screenshots and the official description of the game.
Play chess online from your Windows 8 tablet
Easy to play but very hard to master. Now you can test your playing skills against the computer on four different levels offline, or online against real people from around the world. Chess is a two-person board game which simulates a battle between two opposing armies. Chess has been around for more than sixteen hundred years. When it comes to mind games, Chess is undoubtedly at the top of the list.
And here’s a quick rundown of its top features:
- Online gaming
- Beautiful 3D look with camera rotation and zoom
- Computer player with four different levels
- Playable with mouse or touch
- Saved matches included from the most famous chess players
At the moment it is only available in English and you’ll need to have an Intel processor with at least 1GB of RAM. The game costs 4.99 dollars, but there’s a free trial available, so you can make use of it before deciding whether it’s worth paying for it or not.