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Chessmaster 9000

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CM9K-1.0.1-Update.sit (12.67 MB)
For Mac OS X
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For Mac OS X
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CM9K-1.1.dmg (20.80 MB)
For Mac OS X
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chessmaster9k_1.1.3.dmg (9.43 MB)
For Mac OS X
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.001 (700.00 MB)
For Mac OS X
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.002 (700.00 MB)
For Mac OS X
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.003 (700.00 MB)
For Mac OS X
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.004 (700.00 MB)
For Mac OS X
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.005 (700.00 MB)
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.006 (700.00 MB)
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Chessmaster_9000.zip_.007 (261.61 MB)
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[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us (8.40 MB)
For Mac OS X
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Chessmaster 9000

1st download CM9K-1.0.1-Update.sit is PPC 1st updater for game
2nd download is PPC 2nd updater for game
3rd download CM9K-1.1.dmg is universal updater PPC and intel.
4th download Chessmaster9k_1.1.3.dmg is universal PPC and intel.

5th to 11th downloads is Chessmaster 9000.toast is DVD game.
Burn to DVD with toast to play.
(PPC and universal for intel and PPC)


12th download NoCd for v1.1.3 by Logic (Intel only).

The World's Most Popular Chess Program.

Over 60 true-3D Chess sets and boards and special sets just for fun.

For beginning, intermediate and advanced players.
Learn the best opening moves and winning strategies.
Improve your game with the blunder alert feature.
Receive hints and easy to understand audio advice.

Master the game of kings
Psychology of competition chess course designed by international master Josh Waitzkin
Mentoring provides in depth advice and tactical insights
Innovative tutorials from celebrated chess coach, Bruce Pandolfini
study over 800 classic and grandmaster games
endgame quiz from five time chess champ, Larry Evans

Ultimate Opponent
More powerful than ever
Customize your opponents' playing styles and strengths.
Challenge the chessmaster and play at the Grandmaster level
Compete with over 150 opponents from beginner to Grandmaster level.

Play Online
Take on the world at its favorite game
Go online to meet other chess enthusiasts. Chat with them, Challenge them and learn from them.
Organize your own online tournaments.

Minimum System Requirement for mac

Mac OS: Mac OS X 10.2
Processor: 700 Mhz
Memory : 256MB of Ram
Graphic card: 16 VRam
Hard disk: 1.3GB
Controls: Keyboard and mouse
Drive: DVD

Recommended system Requirement for mac

Mac OS: Mac OS X 10.3
Processor: 1Ghz
Memory: 512 MB of Ram
Graphic card: 16 VRAM
Hard disk: 1.3GB
Controls: Keyboard and mouse
Drive: DVD

I test this game on mac os x 10.4.11 and and mac os x 10.5.8. The game will play on both systems.

If you have a intel mac put CM9K 1.1.dmg updater and chessmaster9k_1.1.3.dmg in game. The game should play on intel computer.

See also: Chessmaster 2000, Chessmaster 2100, Chessmaster 3000, Chessmaster 3000 Multimedia, Chessmaster 4000, Chessmaster 6000

Architecture: PPC x86 (Intel:Mac)

PPC and universal for x86 intel and PPC.


adeptrapier's picture
by adeptrapier - 2019, November 2 - 5:58pm

I can verify that Chessmaster 9000 works with Mac OS 10.14.6 Mojave! Smile

SolarstrikeVG's picture
by SolarstrikeVG - 2019, November 1 - 11:40pm

Installer doesn't seem to work for me via Rosetta on 10.6.8, at least on a 2008 Mac Pro.

remanifest's picture
by remanifest - 2019, May 3 - 6:16pm

I learned from another thread that BetterZip 1.8.3 can be used to extract these files (they work sort of like a rar archive series). Great up - thank you!

remanifest's picture
by remanifest - 2019, May 3 - 3:25pm

im not sure what to do with the .00x files once they're downloaded. i tried to unzip but zip said 6 files had no zipfile directory. command at terminal was unzip "*.zip*"

please advise

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by a6307a - 2019, March 28 - 9:47am

Added No-CD