Check Vs. Mate Releases Today on Steam®

For Immediate Release

(San Francisco, CA and Karlsruhe, Germany) August 17, 2012 -- TopWare Interactive is thrilled to announce the long awaited release of Check vs. Mate on Steam® yesterday for $19.99/€19.99/£15.99 with 25% off for the first 72 hours.

Commanders, assemble your armies! Check vs. Mate ushers the classic chess game principles of strategy and domination into the present day multi-media world with interactive 3rd person beat ’em up fights and cinematic quality action sequences. Animated fantasy figurines assemble in six individual, magical worlds and await your orders; each piece ready to lie their life on the line to fulfill your battle plans. As their Fearless Leader, execute skillful maneuvers on the game board and catapult yourself directly into the battle with devastating attacks, chessman vs. chessman.

Previously released outside the U.S. as Battle vs. Chess, Check vs. Mate is finally available to challenge our strategic minds here in the States. Ready to lead your sixteen man army into battle? Capture your copy in the Steam ® store now and let the conflict begin!

For more information on Check vs. Mate, visit http :// www . battlevschess . com / en /.

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