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Chess Ultra Arrives on Xbox One X


07th December

Chess Ultra is now available in stunning 4k and HDR on Xbox One X!

The game is available to buy on Xbox One X from today, after launching earlier this year for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC and VR platforms to overwhelmingly positive feedback from both press and gamers. We’re really excited to have brought Chess Ultra to Xbox One X and with stunning 4K visuals, seamless online multiplayer and a Grandmaster-approved AI, the game provides the ultimate chess experience.

The Ultimate Chess Experience 

  • Stunning environments and beautiful chess sets displayed in striking 4K
  • 10 Grandmaster approved AI levels
  • Comprehensive time controls, including Classical, Blitz and Marathon, all available online
  • Intuitive local and online multiplayer with ELO ranking system
  • Cross-platform online play between console and PC
  • Spectate and compete in Official Ripstone tournaments
  • Over 80 chess puzzles
  • Re-write the past by winning the biggest historic matches
  • In-depth tutorials

Happy Holidays from Ripstone

And that’s not all! As a special festive treat for fans of Chess Ultra on platforms, we are launching the Easter Island chess set the week before Christmas* as a free holiday gift for all players. The Easter Island chess set is inspired by the mysterious Moai of Easter Island, Polynesia. These head-like, monolithic chess pieces have been beautifully crafted, bringing the Moai not only to life – but to the chess board. Keep your eye on the Chess Ultra store for updates on when you can download the free Easter Island DLC!


For more information on Chess Ultra take a look at the Chess Ultra press kit.


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