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Chess Heroes
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
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Release date: Early 2014
Chess Heroes is a modern take on chess that draws a lot of inspiration from video games. There are special moves, magic spells, terrain types, a cinematic story, secrets to unlock, and more!

It's is played as a series of scenarios, where each side has different pieces and board positions. Each piece moves as you would expect, but there the similarities end. You'll have to use new skills to prevent the enemy from breaching your defenses, defeat unique bosses, wipe out the opposing force, and -- just maybe -- pick up a few hats for your king! (which naturally unlock special powers, or did you already guess that?)

If you're curious or want to learn more, you can download the demo at .

Chess Heroes is being made by Ted Brown, a veteran game developer, and the soundtrack is by Corey Jackson, who lives and breathes music.

Thank you for your support on Greenlight!
Popular Discussions View All (3)
Jan 23, 2014 @ 2:36pm
Sir Sean Connery
Oct 5, 2013 @ 10:30am
Oct 5, 2013 @ 10:31am
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Росси́я Jan 15, 2016 @ 9:51am 
Che fine ha fatto il gioco?
The_DuraNerd Dec 25, 2014 @ 6:46am 
Wow, so I waited for this game be approved.
Would make a translation in Brazilian Portuguese? I could help if necessary.
Dec 7, 2014 @ 3:23am 
Looks really inreresting.
As a chess entusiast, never seen a game exploring chess features in a videogame way =) Great effort, keep the good job around this superb ideia, hope to see on Steam Store very soon!
Yodel Lightley Oct 6, 2014 @ 2:49pm 
This game. I need it.
EnteredTheDumbgeon Aug 7, 2014 @ 7:44pm 
Will there be any other chess variants, or just 1 special way that you made? (cause I love chess variants and want a game I can play lots on). Either way, voted.
Tchatchke Bazaar Jul 31, 2014 @ 9:15pm 
vote yes i am a huge fan of chess so when i saw this it not only reminded me of the game but with a sweet and funny child like twist on it adding clothes for the higher up units but also keeping the good old pawns bland yet fun i voted yes you should to
Piko Interactive Jul 31, 2014 @ 2:07pm 
The_DuraNerd Jul 4, 2014 @ 4:40pm 
Portuguese, please.
I want this game.
Ewokonfire May 26, 2014 @ 11:34am 
Will there be a level editor?