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Chessmaster 9000

Windows - 2002

Alt names Chessmaster 9000: The World's Most Popular Chess Program, Chessmaster 9000: O Mais Popular Jogo De Xadrez Do Mundo, Chessmaster 9000: Le Jeu d'Echecs Le Plus Célèbre Au Monde
Year 2002
Platform Windows
Released in France, United Kingdom, United States (2002)
Russia (2003)
Worldwide (2009)
Genre Educational, Strategy
Theme Chess, Turn-based
Publisher Akella, Ubi Soft Entertainment Software
Developer Ubi Soft SRL, Ubisoft SRL
Perspectives Top-Down, Bird's-eye view
4 / 5 - 10 votes

Description of Chessmaster 9000

Description from the publisher:

The world's best-selling chess brand invites you to master history's greatest game. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced player, Chessmaster 9000 promises to improve your skills and elevate your level of play.

  • Fun chess game for beginner, intermediate, or advanced players
  • Learn from more than 800 classic games; new Blunder Alert function
  • Improved chess engine; compete against 150+ different opponents
  • Over 30 new chess sets and optional, true 3-D gameplay
  • QuickStart and "speed chess"; variety of online, multiplayer options

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How to play Chessmaster 9000 Windows

Install the game, then install the patch 1.02a. After that, use the fix by beha_r which allows you to run the game on modern systems (copy and replace cm256.dll to the folder with installed game). Optionally install NoCD. The game with has been tested with patch 1.02a and fix by beha_r on Windows 7 64-bit, works with no problem.

How to run the game on 64-bit systems: set the game to compatibility mode with Windows XP or Windows 200, then launch the game. If nothing happens - open Task Manager and look for processes chessmaster.exe and rundll32.exe. Close Chessmaster 9000 process but don't touch rundll32.exe, then try to run the game again, it must work (don't forget to close rundll32.exe process after you finish playing).

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guadis 2022-11-27 -10 points

how to install the bin file of chessmaster9000?

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Windows Version

DownloadDisk 1 English version 710 MB DownloadDisk 2 English version 622 MB ManualEnglish version 958 KB

Game Extras

Various files to help you run Chessmaster 9000, apply patches, fixes, maps or miscellaneous utilities.

PatchPatch 1.02a English version 753 KB Fixfix by beha_r English version 5 MB

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