Works with Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.7 Lion, 10.8 Lion, and 10.9 Mavericks.
Works on iMacs, MacBook Airs, MacBook Pros, Mac Minis, etc.
No need to buy a PC emulator or Windows.
Simple to install, just copy app to applications folder.
Play, Learn, Analyze with the top engine Houdini 4.
Includes an updated GigaKing Games database, more than 6 million games.
Huge Opening Tree to help learn variations.
Store your own games, prepare for opponents.
Easy-to-use, suitable for beginners and masters alike.
Chess King 4 for Mac is a new and versatile tool for chess players and is an ideal introduction for the beginner, a challenging opponent for the practiced amateur, and an invaluable coach for the aspiring master. Chess King emphasizes simplicity of use in training players. However, it is more than just a traditional training program as it includes an extremely strong chess engine and a huge professional database. It is also a convenient tool for analyzing and studying one's opponent before facing them at a tournament. Included: The newly released Houdini 4 (which is a major release with significant improvements over Houdini 3), 6 million game GigaKing Database, Full opening tree, Chess puzzles, over one hundred Quest Games, Photos of over 1600 chess players. Houdini 4 - a chess engine rated well above 3000 Elo is the best choice for analysis. Considering such a strong engine can be frustrating to play against, Chess King 4 with Houdini 4 includes various kinds of handicaps that can be set up using the Chess King interface. The GigaKing database includes games from the 16th century up to Spring 2014. Full opening tree is a statistics database of positions in the GigaKing database and allows lightning fast browsing of opening lines. Full Chess960 support. The program is very easy to use, with 25 video tutorials (over 2 hours) available on the publisher's site and a possibility to send questions and feedback to the manufacturers.
The leader in affordable and easy-to-use complete chess software Chess King 4 is now available for the Mac
Includes 6 million game GigaKing Database, free updates 2014
Classical and random playing modes, hundreds possible levels of play
Includes Super-GM engine Houdini 4, supports up to 6 cores and 4 GB of hash
Prepare for your opponent, opening and custom trees, 1500 puzzles and 100+ quest games