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Grand Master Chess for iPhone / iPod Touch / iPad
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In this page you can find a quick configuration and usage tutorials
The main screen.
When you first launch the app a new game automatically starts. After you first install the app you will be playing white and the computer plays black.

(Tip: to pause a game simply tap the Game button. If you want to play later the current game without saving it then simply tap the Home button. The game will go in background and save the state of the current game. The next time you launch Grand Master Chess, you will start the game where you left it. If you want to start a new game, tap the Game button and then choose New game.)

Play.
The game is played according to the FIDE chess rules. You can read this rules on the FIDE website at http://www.fide.com/component/handbook/?id=124&view=article.

After you first install and launch Grand Master Chess a new game will begin. You will be playing white and the computer plays black.

To start a new game tap the Game button from the bottom nav bar, choose New game and select the game you want to play. You can play white, play black or play both.

Activate the full version.
After you first install Grand Master Chess you wont be able to access any of its features except startint a new game (Game -> New game). To access all the features you will have to purchase an In App product called Full version that will unlock all the other features of Grand Master Chess. In its free version you can only play with the default settings (medium difficulty level, player 1 - human - plays white, player 2 - computer - plays black).
To activate the full version of the game tap any buttons from the buttom nav bar except Game. You will see a popup window telling you you are using the Free version of the game. Tap Buy and wait a few seconds for the App Store to respond to your request. Another popup window will appear asking you to confirm the purchase of the in app product.
Once the Full Version is activated you can change different setttings of the game. You can choose the game mode, change the difficulty, get hints from the computer any time in the game, take back moves, redo the moves that you took back. You can save, load or email games.
Features and settings.
After you first install Grand Master Chess you wont be able to access the Settings and any of the features (except starting a new game) unless you purchase an In App product that will unlock all the features of Grand Master Chess. In its free version you can only play with the default settings (highest difficulty level, one or two players, 5 minute games).
Once the Full Version is activated you can change different setttings of the game. You can change the computer difficulty by going into Settings -> Strength. From the Settings page you can also deactivate the legal moves markings.

The Players / Game Mode screen ca be accessed from Settings or by tapping the Game button and selecting Players / Game Mode. From the screen you can choose different game modes (game in 2, 5, 15 minutes, games with clocked moves) and choose which side is played by the computer. You can even switch sides during the game or make the computer start to control one side if your friend has to go away in the middle of the game.
Learn How To
Additional resources:
Grand Master Chess Beginner Collection.
A collection of 4 old and rare chess learning books for the beginner chess master.
Grand Master Chess Classic Collection.
A collection of 14 old and rare chess problems books for the experienced chess master.
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