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The Best Chess Games of All Time

Updated October 31, 2018 1.0k votes 196 voters 20.8k views27 items

List RulesVote up the best video games in the chess genre.

This is a list of the best chess games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated chess games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest chess games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these chess games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging chess games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new chess games.

List games range from Chessmaster to Battle Chess.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best chess games?" and "What is the greatest chess game of all time?"
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