ChessGenius is the strongest chess playing program for Windows Phone 8 and higher. It is packed with features for beginners and
Features of ChessGenius for Windows Phone
Buy ChessGenius from Windows Phone Store
ChessGenius is available exclusively from the Windows Phone Store. It will run on all Windows Phone 8.0, 8.1 and 10 devices.
Purchase the full version or try the free advertisment supported version.
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What's new in ChessGenius version 1.5
- Runs on all Windows Phone 8.0, 8.1 and 10 devices
- Small and compact
- Incredibly strong play
Excellent play even on the 'instant' level. Does not require a network connection.
- Thirty three playing levels
13 easy levels. ChessGenius makes deliberate mistakes.
Ten time based levels. Instant, 1 sec, 2 sec, 3 sec, 5 sec, ... 3 mins.
Ten Blitz levels. Whole game in 1 min, 2 min, 3 min, 5 min, .... 120 min. The Chess clocks count down in these levels. You
lose if you run out of time.
- Thinking information. (Analysis)
Show analysis Option. It may, for example, show:
"1.03 05 cxd4 Nxd4 Nc6 Bb5" This means that:
ChessGenius is winning by 1.03 pawns. Search depth = 5, and line of moves. ChessGenius is planning cxd4 and expects Nxd4
in reply etc.
Rotate your device to play with landscape display.
- Chess Clocks
Total White and Black time and move time.
- Make moves by tap and tap, or dragging
- Set-up position
Any legal position can be entered.
- Take back and Step forward
Take back moves to start of game and Step forward to end of game.
Let ChessGenius suggest your move.
- Opening name
For example ChessGenius may display "B12 Caro-Kann defence".
- Next best move command
After ChessGenius has played a move "Next best move" will force ChessGenius to take
back its last move and compute the next best move. This is useful for forcing ChessGenius to play a particular opening and
for analyzing positions.
Play against ChessGenius, against another player or watch ChessGenius play itself.
- Analyze game
Like 2 player mode but ChessGenius calculates continuously and shows its thinking. Useful for
replaying games to see where mistakes have been made.
- Rules of Chess
Understands all the rules of Chess including, en-passant, under promotion, castling, draw by
repetition and the 50 move rule. Announces a draw if there is insufficient material to win.
- Save and Load games
Database features. ChessGenius can load and save games in PGN databases. Databases can
be imported / exported to SkyDrive.
- Tutor option
ChessGenius will warn if a blunder / weak move is played and give the option of take
- Board colours
Choice of 7 board colours.
- Show legal moves option
After selecting a piece ChessGenius shows where the piece can move to.
- Show last move option
ChessGenius can indicate the previous move.
A 'Championship' smiley is displayed if you have not used Hint, Taken back moves or viewed the
analysis. Can you beat ChessGenius without help?
- Five piece sets
Chose between Royal, Modern and Classic color sets (designed by Bryan Whitby) and the Alpha
and Merida black and white sets.
- Free updates
- Supports English, German, French, Spanish and Italian
- Display of Captured pieces (optional)
- Improved user interface
- Adjustable hash table size for stronger play