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Fritz 16 Chess Playing Software Game Program Bundled with Chess Success Training Software

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  • Fritz 16 Chess Playing Fame Software Program Bundled with Chess Success Training Software - 2 Items
  • A host of features, including "Assisted Analysis," which gives you discreet visual hints as you move
  • Chess Success Training: Here you'll find something for every chess player, whether just learning the moves or a highly rated tournament player. ChessCentral has produced everything needed to get you started and trained in the world of chess
Product Description:
Fritz 16 brings back the fun in chess!

What is most enjoyable about chess? Winning, of course! When Fritz entered its first tournament some 25 years ago, humans still had a real chance of taking down the engine. Only a few years later, Fritz was already defeating Grandmasters left, right and Fritz has been considered unbeatable. But now this ultra-strong chess program presents the most user friendly interface ever seen.

Features Include:
Assisted Analysis - Fritz 16 will give you discreet visual hints as you move, and emoticons, which show Fritz's mood.
Tactical Analysis - After your game, let Fritz 16 show you the combinations you might have missed directly.
Easy Play - calculation training to hone your skills

Even with little knowledge of chess, you can enjoy many exciting games, and more importantly, victory, against Fritz. If things don't work out, Fritz 16 shows you the combinations you might have missed directly after the game with the handy "Tactical Analysis" function, or you can dive right into "Easy Play" calculation training to hone your skills.

ChessBase Premium Account (6 months) gives you full access to the world of ChessBase Web Apps (also for iPads, Android Tablets and Smartphones) includes:
* Complete access to 6,000 chess training videos
* 60,000 tactical exercises
* 8 million games in the live database
* The best online chess playing action on playchess

Chess Success Training Software
Here you'll find something for every chess player, whether just learning the moves or a highly rated tournament player. ChessCentral has produced everything needed to get you started and trained.

System Requirements
Minimum: Pentium III 1 GHz, 2 GB RAM, Windows 7 or 8.1, DirectX9, graphics card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and internet access.

Komodo 13 Chess Playing Software Program - World Champion bundled with ChessCentral's Art of War for Windows PC

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DVD-ROM

Komodo 13 Chess Playing Software Program - World Champion bundled with ChessCentral s Art of War for Windows PC
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  • Komodo 13 thinks like no other chess program. Inspired by AlphaZero
  • Komodo is a three-time computer world chess champion. Whether classical, rapid or blitz chess
  • To enhance your enjoyment we've included the epic "Art of War" E-Book by Sun Tzu, completely re-mastered for the 21st century by ChessCentral
Product Description:
Included on the DVD:

* Improved Komodo 13 multi-processor engine (64 Bit + 32 Bit)
* Fritz 16 program interface
* New Komodo 13 MCTS engine
*6 month ChessBase Premium Account

Komodo 13 thinks like no other chess program. Inspired by AlphaZero, Komodo developers GM Larry Kaufman and Mark Lefler have reinvented their engine from scratch over the last two years. The result speaks for itself: The new Komodo 13 MCTS ("Monte Carlo Tree Search") searches for candidate moves in an incredibly innovative way and finds solutions most engines never see!

Komodo 13 analyzes better than any other chess program. The development of the MCTS technology has paid off especially in combination with "multi-variation mode": In standard computers that have multiple CPUs, Komodo 13 MCTS is the world's best engine for analysing with two or more variations. In addition, Komodo 13 takes on a very human character. In balanced positions, where other engines evaluate as "0.00", Komodo looks more closely: The engine gives preference to the side that has the easier game, for instance, when the opponent must find a whole series of difficult moves to remain equal.

Komodo is a three-time computer world chess champion. Whether classical, rapid or blitz chess, in 2018 Komodo 12 won the Computer Chess World Championships in Stockholm, Sweden in all three disciplines. And Komodo 13 MCTS has significantly improved on multi-CPU systems!

Komodo 13: match winner and analysis partner. As with its predecessor, Komodo 13 comes with two versions of the engine: The standard version continues to be the first choice in the match play against other chess programs. The "MCTS" version, now improved by 350 Elo points compared to Komodo 12, is recommend for everyone interested in discovering variations and detecting mistakes together with Komodo 13.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Minimum:
Dual Core, 2 GB RAM, Windows 7 or 8.1, DirecX11, graphics card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9

Fritz 16 Chess Playing Software Bundled with Fritz Powerbook 2019 Chess Software

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DVD-ROM

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  • Includes both Fritz 16 and Fritz Powerbook 2019 Software Titles
  • A Host Of Features, Including Assisted Analysis, Tactical Analysis and Easy Play
Product Description:

Fritz 16

The world's most popular chess playing program is now even better! Fritz 16, published November 17 2017, offers a super-strong chess playing opponent with functions and features needed by chess players of all skill levels. A host of features, including "Assisted Analysis", which gives you discreet visual hints as you move, and emoticons, which show Fritz's mood, are there to help you. Even with little knowledge of chess, you can enjoy many an exciting game, and more importantly, victory against Fritz. if things don't work out, Fritz 16 shows you the combinations you might have missed directly after the game with the handy "Tactical Analysis" function, or you can dive right into "Easy Play" calculation training to hone your skills. Fritz doesn't come up short when it comes to playing strength either- the new multiprocessor engine was developed by star programmer Vas Rajich ("Rybka") and is up there with the global elite!

Fritz Powerbook 2019

The Fritz Powerbook 2019 contains 21 millions opening positions, derived from 1,5 million high class tournament games. Together with each position all relevant information is stored: all moves that were played in the position, by players of what average rating, with what success and performance results. The games from which the Fritz Powerbook 2019 were derived are also included on the DVD.

CT-ART 6.0. Complete Chess Tactics - Training Software

CT-ART
DVD-ROM (Board Games; ESRB Age Rating: Everyone)
Windows

CT-ART 6.0. Complete Chess Tactics - Training Software
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  • The world's most recognized and effective chess tactics course, 2016 version!
  • Levels 1 - 9 [Rating 200-2400]
  • Works on any PC Windows XP, 7, 8, 10 ( 6 languages)
Product Description:
All Levels Tactics 1 - 9 [Rating 200-2400] Largest Tactics combo available with over 10,000 exercises for all chess players, from beginners to masters. What's new in CT-ART 6.0 (compared to CT-ART 5.0): New and improved Peshka 2.0 interface: The program now accepts and gives points for suboptimal but still winning moves 6 interface languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Turkish. 2 more courses: Chess Tactics for Beginners - the best tactics guide for beginners Elementary Chess Combinations - 5000 puzzles to improve chess vision Updated original CT-ART course: 200 new teaching examples explaining combinational motifs and tactical maneuvers CT-ART is considered the best and most effective chess tactics course by many experts, including the 12th Women's World Champion and Grandmaster Alexandra Kosteniuk. This new version includes 5 courses for players of all levels, all packed in the new and updated Peshka 2.0 interface for Windows PC's. Level 1 - Chess Tactics for Beginners (ELO 200-1400; 1200+ puzzles) Level 2 - Elementary Chess Combinations (ELO 1000-1400; 5000+ puzzles) Level 3 - CT-ART for Beginners (ELO 1400-1600; 150 examples, 1500 puzzles) Level 4 - CT-ART. Mating Combinations (ELO 1400 - 2000; 1200 ex., 700 p.) Level 5 - Chess Tactics Art (ELO 1400 - 2400; 200 examples, 2200 puzzles) System requirements: Windows XP/7/8/10 Language: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian.

Chess Assistant 18 PRO with Houdini 6 Pro

Chess Assistant
DVD-ROM (Windows)
Windows

Chess Assistant 18 PRO with Houdini 6 Pro
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  • Advanced database management and fast search; unique Tree Mode for better analysis
  • HUGE game databases (over 6.8 million games) and CAP evaluations with premium updates of 3000 new games per week
  • BONUS: 1-year full access to all training courses at learn.chessking.com (use your license key as promo code to activate the sub)
Product Description:
Chess Assistant 18 PRO with Houdini 6 Pro is a unique tool for managing chess games and databases, playing chess through the Internet, analyzing games, or playing chess against the computer. Chess Assistant 18 PRO includes the world's strongest engine Houdini 6 PRO, Chess Opening Encyclopedia mode, a powerful search system, the unique Tree mode, databases of about 6.8 million games in total (Nov. 2, 2017) that auto updates with 3000 new games every week, 1-year access to ALL courses at Chess King Learn and to 7-piece Lomonosov Tablebases at tb7.chessok.com and more! World champion engine Houdini 6 Pro is leader among chess playing programs, having won the TCEC 2018 Championship for chess engines. Supports up to 128 cores and 128 GB of hash! Automatic opening annotation searches for novelty, adds expert annotations from the Opening Encyclopedia, CAP evaluations, inserts reference games etc. Search for blunders reveals bad moves. Multi-pass game analysis is an advanced analysis method to fine-tune each step of the search. You can even choose different engines for each phase of the game. Analysis markers allow you to mark selected positions for automatic analysis at a later time. Interactive analysis allows you guide the engine in its analysis and pick lines, remembering the results. Chess Opening Encyclopedia includes rich data on all openings, 8000+ annotations by GM Kalinin and 40 million evaluations by strongest engines. Chess Assistant 18 PRO offers search by position, header, maneuvers, material, comments, novelty search, advanced search by material in 12 regions of the board and more! BONUS: 1-year access to 60+ courses at learn.chessking.com (license key is your promo code). This includes gems like Chess Tactics for Beginners 2.0, Chess Strategy, CT-ART series, Chess Tactics in the Opening series and more! Languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian. System Req: 256 RAM, 4 Gb, Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10, DVD-ROM. Internet access during installation.

Fritz 16 Chess Playing Software Bundled with ChessBase Big Database 2019 Chess Software

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Fritz 16 Chess Playing Software Bundled with ChessBase Big Database 2019 Chess Software
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  • Includes both Fritz 16 and Big Database 2019 Software Titles
  • Fritz 16 Assisted analysis gives clues and hints on best possible moves
  • 6,000 chess training videos, 60,000 tactical exercises, 8 million games in the Live database
Product Description:
The Big Database 2019 contains more than 7.6 millions games from 1560 to 2018 in the highest ChessBase quality standard with ChessBase opening classification with more than 100,000 key positions, direct access to players, tournaments, middlegame themes, endgames. The most recent games of the database are from the Middle of October 2018. Fritz 16 When is chess the most enjoyable? When you win! With Fritz 16, playing against an engine is now once again the very definition of fun! A host of features, including "Assisted Analysis", which gives you discreet visual hints as you move, and emoticons, which show Fritz's mood, are there to help you. Even with little knowledge of chess, you can enjoy many an exciting game, and more importantly, victory against Fritz. if things don't work out, Fritz 16 shows you the combinations you might have missed directly after the game with the handy "Tactical Analysis" function, or you can dive right into "Easy Play" calculation training to hone your skills. Fritz doesn't come up short when it comes to playing strength either- the new multiprocessor engine was developed by star programmer Vas Rajich ("Rybka") and is up there with the global elite! Stay mobile with Fritz 16. With a 6-month ChessBase Premium Account included, you're guaranteed full access to the world of ChessBase Web apps (also for IPads, Android Tablets and Smartphones) on the move, 6,000 chess training videos, 60,000 tactical exercises, 8 million games in the Live database and, of course, the best online action on playchess. Fritz, now annotates and analyzes as you play, immediately providing you with move-by-move summaries to replay after a game ends. No other chess program offers you more! But you won't need it - Fritz 16 is intuitive and easy to use, and whether you want to play against the engine, analyze or enjoy some online blitz, Fritz 16 will open just the functions you need at the click of a mouse.

Fritz Chess 13 [Download]

Viva Media
Released: 2012-09-24
Software Download (Strategy Games; ESRB Age Rating: Everyone)
Windows 7/Windows XP

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  • Take your chess game to a higher level with FRITZ CHESS 13! Whether you're a chess beginner or professional Grandmaster - the most popular chess program is packed with new features and functions that offer chess players everything they could want!
  • Enjoy amazing 3D graphics, chess rooms and virtual opponents. Fritz Chess 13 will automatically adjust its playing strength, offer coaching functions, explanation of chess positions, automatic game analysis.
  • With amazingly detailed 3D boards and graphics, access to the world's largest chess server, and much more
  • JOIN THE COMMUNITY! The revolutionary new "Let's Check" feature allows players to join a giant, world-wide, community knowledge base for chess. Analysis and information from the top chess engines in the world in the blink of an eye!
Product Description:

TAKE YOUR GAME TO A HIGHER LEVEL with FRITZ CHESS 13 and experience its array of exciting new features! Take your game into the cloud and enter a virtual world of chess where players of all abilities can play and train using the revolutionary new functions!

Whether you’re a chess beginner, club player or professional Grandmaster, FRITZ CHESS 13 has it all! The top-ranked Fritz Chess engine adjusts its playing strength automatically, offers coaching at all levels, explanation of chess positions, color coded danger warnings, openings statistics, automatic game analysis and training modules for openings, tactics and endgames -- not to mention a database of over 1.5 MILLION games!

JOIN THE COMMUNITY! “Let’s Check” is a revolutionary new feature that allows players to join a giant, world-wide, community knowledge base for chess. Whenever you analyze a position in depth with your chess engine Fritz 13 can send the main line and evaluation to a central server, to be shared by all participating users. Instantly get deep analysis for almost every position you analyze by the finest chess engines, running on the most powerful machines around. You will see the analysis of different chess engines and compare their results in the blink of an eye!

FRITZ CHESS 13 offers chess players all the world class tools they need to study, train, and play: a new and more powerful chess engine, especially tuned for deep analysis; an enhanced ergonomic interface; detailed 3D boards and graphics; engine management; adjustable playing strength;, coach functions; move explanation; automatic game analysis and commentary; training modules for openings, tactics and endgames; over 1.5 million chess games; ten hours of video instructions by grandmasters; access to the world’s largest chess server: Playchess.com; and much more!



System Requirements
  Minimum Specifications:
OS: Win 7, Vista and XP
Processor: 1 GHz
RAM: 512 MB RAM
Hard Drive: 3.3 GB
Video Card: 256 MB, DirectX® 9 compatible
Additional Info: Windows-Media Player® 9; Internet Access

Houdini 6 Standard Chess Playing Software Program bundled with ChessCentral's "Chess Masterpieces" on CD

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Houdini 6 Standard Chess Playing Software Program bundled with ChessCentral s "Chess Masterpieces" on CD
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  • Houdini 6 Standard Chess Playing Software Program bundled with "Chess Masterpieces" Ebook on CD - 2 item bundle
  • The enhanced "Tactical mode" transforms Houdini 6 into the most ingenious position solver of all time
  • Online access to the world's largest analysis database, "Let's Check", with over 200 million deeply analyzed positions (6 months)
Product Description:
Houdini 6 Standard engine:
* The engine can support up to 8 processor cores and 4 GB of hash memory * Fritz 15 user interface
* Premium membership for playchess.com and your ChessBase Account (6 months)
* Online access to the world's largest analysis database, "Let's Check", with over 200 million deeply analyzed positions (6 months)

Houdini 6 continues where its predecessor left off, and adds solid 60 Elo points to this formidable engine, once again making Houdini the strongest chess program currently available on the market.

Houdini 6 has been put to the test in various areas and thoroughly refined in all the right places: position evaluation, search, time management and use of the endgame tablebases have been improved, as has parallel processing. Houdini 6 delivers particularly exceptional results on systems with a large number of CPUs, and can run up to 128 threads on high-end hardware.

The enhanced "Tactical mode" transforms Houdini 6 into the most ingenious position solver of all time and improves again on the records held by previous versions in tactical benchmark tests. In addition, "Tactical mode" can now also be assigned an exact number of threads, giving you additional flexibility. Despite all the detailed technical improvements, Houdini has kept its creative and imaginative style of play, and where other programs see no future or are locked into a draw, Houdini delivers surprise after surprise.

Chess Masterpieces
This is Henry Bird's timeless Chess Masterpieces, an elegant collection of chess games as vital and lively today as when first published - over 125 years ago!

System requirements:
Minimum: Pentium IV hyperthreading, 2 GB RAM, Windows 7/8, DirectX9, graphics card with 256 MB RAM, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and internet access.

Fritz 16 Chess Playing Software Program

ChessCentral
DVD-ROM (Pc)
Windows

Fritz 16 Chess Playing Software Program
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  • Fritz 16 for Windows PCs with New and Improved 64 Bit and 32 Bit engine and program interface Windows 10 Compatible
  • Playchess, the World's best online playing site, you get a 6 month membership
Product Description:
One program, many facets.

First and foremost, Fritz 16 will be one of the world's strongest chess engines! With access to ChessBase web tools, you will have access to * "On-demand video" - unlimited access to our comprehensive database with training videos on every aspect of the royal game,recorded shows, interviews etc. * "Live Database" - access the ChessBase online database with 8 million games. * "My Games Cloud" - access your server * games collection at the click of a mouse! * "Training" - test, train, and improve your tactical skills at any time. More than 34,000 training tasks are waiting for you! * "Let's Check" - access our unique analysis database with over 200 million deeply analyzed positions and much more! Fritz 16 comes with Premium access to the new ChessBase web tools for over six months!

System requirements: Minimum: Pentium III 1 GHz, 2 GB RAM, Windows 7/8/10, DirectX9, 256 MB graphics card, DVD-ROM drive, Windows Media Player 9 and Internet access for program activation, access to Playchess, Let's Check and program updates.

Master Method - The Anna Rudolf Method - IM Anna Rudolf - Over 15 Hours of Content! Instructional Chess DVD

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Misc.

Master Method - The Anna Rudolf Method - IM Anna Rudolf - Over 15 Hours of Content! Instructional Chess DVD
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  • Manufacturer: iChess.net
  • Hosted By: IM Anna Rudolf
Product Description:
Many players seem to get stuck at a certain level, no matter how hard they train. It's like there's an invisible barrier preventing them from progressing. It doesn't have to be this way. IM Anna Rudolf , aka Miss Strategy, has found the solution! Instead of cramming our brains with endless amounts of new knowledge, we need to fix the 5 holes through which valuable rating points leak.


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