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Are you tired of playing chess games that look like they were designed for a Commodore 64 instead of an iPhone? We've got the antidote for you. Chess Premium is the best designed chess game for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Chess Premium supports both 1 player and 2 player gameplay, so you can play against friends or test your skills against a challenging computer opponent.

Chess Premium includes a host of exciting features, including:

* Great graphics and exciting sound effects
* Configurable player names and score tracking
* Outstanding AI engine with configurable difficulty level
* Undo function if you accidentally hit the wrong square
* Automatically saves your game when you get a phone call or exit the application

If you're looking for a killer chess application for your iPhone or iPod Touch, check out Chess Premium today!

iOS Store Category:

Primary: Games

Secondary: Strategy

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Total Ratings

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Version History

Launched Apr 23, 2009 (almost 12 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 8 months, on average.

Oct 29
2020
(Current)
Version 1.85

• Fixed issue with board scale on larger iPhones
• Support for all iPhone screen sizes
• Minor bug fixes
• Fixed issue where app would occasionally crash on undo or new game

Oct 27
2020
Version 1.81

• Support for all iPhone screen sizes
• Minor bug fixes
• Fixed issue where app would occasionally crash on undo or new game

Oct 25
2020
Version 1.80

• Support for all iPhone screen sizes
• Minor bug fixes

Sep 28
2017
Version 1.70

• Fixed issue which was causing piece movement animation to be choppy on iOS 11
• Minor bug fixes

Sep 24
2015
Version 1.65

• Updated for iOS 9
• Minor bug fixes

Sep 27
2013
Version 1.55

• Updated icon for iOS 7
• Minor bug fixes

Jul 29
2013
Version 1.50

* Added support for iPhone 5
* Minor bug fixes

Feb 04
2012
Version 1.40

* Minor bug fixes
* Reduced binary size

Aug 31
2011
Version 1.35

* Added music
* Improved sound effects

Music and sound effects can be disabled through the Options Screen, which can be accessed from the main menu.

You can still listen to your own music if you like. We'll turn off our music if your music is already playing.

Jul 29
2011
Version 1.30

* Move clock is now disabled by default, you can change the computer "Think Time" or enable the move clock through the Options Screen.
* Fixed issues with board rotation
* Major bug fixes to address issues with freezing and new pieces appearing on board
* Updated More Games Screen

If you encounter any issues with this update or have feedback on the game, please drop us an e-mail at support@optimesoftware.com.

Jul 09
2010
Version 1.10

This version contains the following changes:

* High-resolution images for iPhone 4 retina display
* Improved look and feel of all user interface screens
* Better game state persistence when fast app switching is used
* Fixed bug where timer would continue running when application was suspended

Jun 28
2010
Version 1.07

This version contains the following changes:

* iOS 4.0 compatibility
* Minor bug fixes

Feb 12
2010
Version 1.06

This version contains the following changes:

* Fixed issue which caused the application to crash on launch under certain conditions

Feb 09
2010
Version 1.05

This version contains the following changes:

* Minor bug fixes

Nov 03
2009
Version 1.04

This version contains the following changes:

* Fixed several issues that were causing the application to crash on launch

Jun 25
2009
Version 1.03

This version contains the following changes:

* Updated 3rd-party libraries
* Minor bug fixes

May 24
2009
Version 1.02

May 17
2009
Version 1.01

Apr 23
2009
Version 1.0

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