|[6:55 AM] Mac Chess Fans Rejoice
Mindscape Entertainment has announced that Chessmaster 6000 is now shipping for the Mac OS. According to Mindscape:
Coming Your Way Soon: Chessmaster 6000 for Macintosh
Look for Chessmaster 6000 for Macintosh this fall. This all-new, exclusive version of the world's finest and best-loved chess program is optimized for Apple's new iMac. You won't be disappointed!
Here are just a few of the features you can expect to see:
- Earn a rating! Find out how good you really are by challenging 64 "human" or 30 grandmaster personalities.
- Find out if you make the grade: Take our innovative series of tutorials by renowned chess coach and author, Bruce Pandolfini.
- Listen to audio annotated games from International Master Josh Waitzkin.
- Enjoy classic Chessmaster features all designed to deliver the most comprehensive and exciting chess experience available for the Macintosh!
Chessmaster 6000 is available for US$39.95. You can find more information at the Chessmaster web site.
The Mac Observer Spin: The Fall seems certifiably over, and we have received reports from Observers who have received their copy of Chessmaster 6000. With this in mind, we can safely predict that this title should be appearing any day now. :-)