Game Classification

Masque ChessNet 3 Design Track, Masque Publishing, 1994  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Masque ChessNet 3 Masque ChessNet 3 is version 3 of Masque's chess program.

This version of ChessNet has options that allow the player to compete with other players via modem, null modem, BBS terminal Emulator, PC Pursuit Dial up, Network or Internet connections. Alternatively the player can play against the computer and in such matches can choose any of six levels of difficulty. It has a help function, based on the US Chess Federation rules, which explains the game and a feature that allows players to listen to their own CD's while playing.

The game comes loaded with 20 games from the 1993 World Chess Championship.

The game can be played entirely by the mouse, dragging and dropping pieces. However the keyboard is needed when entering players' names and when typing messages to other players. There are also keyboard shortcuts to some of the game's menu options such as save, load, hints e.t.c. [source:mobygames]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : PC (Windows)