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Fritz Chess
7.4 out of 10

Fritz Chess

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Overall 8
8.0

Best of the lot..

Peter Brodie, Amazon
8 March 2014
  • Summary: Don't listen to negative and misleading reviews about this programme. It might not play at the listed Elo 2300+ but on the unlimited thinking time setting (which means it will consider its move for some minutes or until you interrupt) and the highest Elo setting it plays at about 1800-1900 Elo,...
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Overall 8
8.0

Who is Fritz? I dunno either, but the Chess portion is great.

Micheal Hunt, Amazon
15 February 2011
  • Summary: What can a video-game developing company possibly do with a DS version of chess that hasn't been done already? The answer is pretty simple, variety that keeps you interested and not being bored to death by the same repetitive things, and that's exactly what Deep Silver has designed for what I am...
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Overall 8
8.0

Handy way to learn chess

R. Voorhis "Anglo dad", Amazon
12 January 2010
  • Summary: Just wanted to quickly chime in that I'm very pleased with the program overall. Several other reviewers have already given great detailed descriptions of what it offers (several ways to study mates, practice games, ELO ratings, and 2000 historical games) as well as its deficiencies (interface).
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Overall 8
8.0

Annoying, but fun.

Deimos ".", Amazon
11 January 2010
  • Summary: Not a bad game, but the computer player is annoying as hell, always goes first reguardless of color/wins or losses, taunts after every move like some cocky a$$hole, and is allowed to perform cheap, unfair moves that the human player cannot.
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Overall 8
8.0

It plays at a wide skill level

The_naprox, Amazon
2 January 2010
  • Summary: Apparently chess reviews must be long. I apologize for the shortness of this review. Fritz plays chess at a wide range of skills. It varies the opening to a greater degree then chessmaster. No it's not like playing against a chess master.
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Overall 8
8.0

A decent chess game for the DS

Mr. M. Robertson, Amazon
17 September 2010
  • Summary: Fritz DS is the little brother of the all singing all dancing pc chess powerhouse that is Fritz. I couldn't find any reviews whatsoever on the web, so took a chance and decided to buy it anyway. So this may well be the very first english language review of Fritz DS. Woo hoo!
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Overall 8
8.0

Good challenge

Orangesan Lemons, Amazon
17 September 2010
  • Summary: Fritz does not give the same responses to the same moves but varies its responses unlike some other chess programs. I prefered the fun games on Chessmaster but overall for me I think Fritz has a slight edge on the actual chess play.
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