Chess Ultra pre-order are now open on Xbox One. The game is a digital version of the traditional game but comes with a variety of different themed boards, online multiplayer, leaderboards, and a collection of chess-related puzzles to solve.
The official game description:
Introducing the most breathtaking chess game ever made. Chess Ultra features stunning visuals, seamless online multiplayer and Grandmaster-approved AI to offer the ultimate chess experience. Explore an array of intricately crafted environments and choose from a selection of iconic chess sets designed with both the modern and traditional chess player in mind. Whether youâ€™re a beginner or a veteran of the great game, Chess Ultra has something to offer for players of all ages and ability.– Stunning chess sets and beautiful environments– 10 Grandmaster-approved AI levels– Intuitive, overhauled local and online multiplayer with ELO ranking system– Comprehensive time controls, including Classical, Blitz and Marathon, available online– Spectate and compete in Official Ripstone tournaments– Demonstrate your skills in over 80 chess puzzles– Re-write the past by winning the biggest historic matches– In-depth tutorials to help improve your gameChess has never looked this good!