Chess

Chess

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by Laszlo Polgar
     
 

  • Master the grandest board game of all through the innovative coaching of one of the highest-ranked International Masters.
  • Experience, one-on-one, world-renowned Maurice Ashley's proven method for creating tournament champions.
  • Learn to excel at every facet of the game, from basic moves to advanced strategies, with this next-generation,
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Overview

  • Master the grandest board game of all through the innovative coaching of one of the highest-ranked International Masters.
  • Experience, one-on-one, world-renowned Maurice Ashley's proven method for creating tournament champions.
  • Learn to excel at every facet of the game, from basic moves to advanced strategies, with this next-generation, multimedia teaching program.
  • Maurice's trademark use of sports and other real-life analogies brings the game of chess to a lively new level.
  • And through extensive video coaching, interactive challenges, and progressive exercises, your playing will reach a whole new level, too!

First, learn everything you need in order to think and win like a seasoned player...

  • Maurice teaches you chess in a fun and non-intimidating way -- from beginning moves to advanced strategies

  • Thousands of fast-paced, interactive challenges sharpen your game skills and board visualization

  • Interactive video coaching prepares you to play killer chess

  • Classic Master Games -- analyzed with our exclusive "video chalkboard" feature -- put you inside the minds of chess masters

  • Learn strategies you can use to slam-dunk your opponents

...Now, practice and play with these exceptional features:

  • Five 3-D-rendered sets of chess pieces and thematic boards

  • Adaptive chess engine that assesses your ability and challenges you at your skill level

  • Intuitive user interface and controls, including customizable play level, tournament clock, and expert help

  • Import and export of games in a variety of formats

Windows® 95 and Windows® 3.1 CD-ROM

  • Windows® 95 and Windows® 3.1 or higher
  • 8 MB RAM
  • 33 MHz 486 or faster
  • 256-color SVGA graphics
  • Double-speed CD-ROM drive
  • Hard drive and mouse
  • 8-bit Windows®-compatible sound card
  • Printer optional

    MACINTOSH®

    • LCIII or better
    • 8 MB RAM
    • System 7.0 or later
    • 2x CD-ROM
    • 256 colors
    • 17 MB free (only for hard drive install)

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9781579121303
    Publisher:
    Workman Publishing Company, Inc.
    Publication date:
    05/15/2000
    Pages:
    1104

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