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Chessmaster 9000 (PC)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 24 reviews of Chessmaster 9000 (PC). The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other PC Games for all reviews. Reviews about the action and reliability are generally positive. The gameplay and graphics also get good opinions, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the price.

usability, graphics, gameplay, reliability, action

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other PC Games the Chessmaster 9000 (PC) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Chessmaster 9000 (PC) from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other PC Games on Reviewers are impressed by the graphics and action. The reliability and gameplay also get good opinions, but views are divided on the price.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ChessMaster 9000 (Mac/DVD)ChessMaster 9000 (Mac/DVD)

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Matthew P. Graven (

Chessmaster 9000

Dec, 2002

Expert review by : Ehab Ali (

Chessmaster 9000 - PC review at Thunderbolt Games


Looking for a chess game? Look no further. Chessmaster 9000 is the best to date.

Apr, 2003


Expert review by : Kevin Rice (

Chessmaster 9000, The


There's not much competition, but the best chess game out there continues to improve over time.

Ample tutoring and training modes; tons of chess sets; decent graphics; exceptional amount of difficulty levels

Some training is repetitive/inaccurate; some boards don't scale to screen resolution

Oct, 2002

Expert review by : T.J. Deci (

Chessmaster: 10th Edition


Following the many earlier popular releases in the Chessmaster series, this tenth edition boasts an even greater emphasis on helping gamers to become better chess players. The game's new version of the

Consumer review (

Bring a theme park into your home


I love going to theme parks and riding all the rides whether it's a rollercoaster zooming fast, rattle snake rapids when you come off your are drenching wet or the nice simple rides such as the merry go round. Each ride has its own ...

You can bring your creativity and build away

It requires a lot of time.  You can save it though. 

Jan, 2009

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They're Still Trapped On The Ferris Wheel


The gates have once again opened to this popular theme park simulation with the release of RollerCoaster Tycoon 2. RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 was released in 2002 and is the sequel to the original RollerCoaster Tycoon back in 1999. This time around Hasbro...

Brand new rides, scenery, scenarios, custom creation utilities

Nearly impossible goals, increased tediousness

Nov, 2008

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This game is awesome!!!


When I first got this game I thought it would be ok ,but I was amazed when I played it,it was awesome,and had easy to medium to hard and real life parks and it has a section about six flags amusement parks to which is just great and its really easy to ...

Great games and several parks top chose from

none really

Mar, 2008

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Create your own amusement park...


Have you always dreamed of running an amusement park? With RollerCoaster Tycoon 2, you can! But be prepared, it might not be as easy to run one as you thought. What do you want in the park? You decide, cause it's your park. Pick from roller-coasters, ...

Great rides, easy and enjoyable

No Six Flags Great America scenerio

Jan, 2008

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Wacky Worlds is a bit wacky


Wacky Worlds is the first official expansion for Rct 2, or Rollercoaster Tycoon 2. In Roller Coaster Tycoon 2, there's a series of park scenarios you need to beat. The challenges in the scenarios include getting guests into your park, getting a certain...

Some new rides, new scenarios, new scenery

No incentive to beating scenarios; many are way too hard; too hard to make cash

Aug, 2004

Product Specifications

Featuring challenging gameplay with unrivaled personal instruction and chess resource material to elevate your game, Chessmaster 9000 is a teacher, mentor and ultimate opponent that provides countless hours of interactive competition and fun. Beginners as well as seasoned chess players can enjoy the many features and stimulating competition that have made Chessmaster the world's most popular chess program.


Elements:Miscellaneous - board games
ESRB Rating:Everyone (6+)
PEGI Rating:3+


Manufacturer:Feral Interactive
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Chessmaster 9000


Package Type:Retail


Distribution Media:DVD-ROM
Game Console Compatibility:PC
License Category:Shrinkwrap
License Pricing:Standard
License Qty:1 user
License Type:Complete package
Subcategory:Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.2