Out Now on the North American PlayStation®Store: Cohort Chess for both PlayStation®3 and PSP® (PlayStation®Porta

Whether a learner or aspiring Grandmaster, this addictively playable chess simulator is a must for any collection.

 Cohort Studios Limited are proud to announce the North American release of their latest self-published title: Cohort Chess.

Designed exclusively as a PlayStation®Network minis title for PlayStation®3 and PSP® (PlayStation®Portable); Cohort Chess is now available for download through the North American PlayStation®Store.  From next week, it will also be available on the European PlayStation®Store.

Whether a learner or aspiring Grandmaster, this addictively playable chess simulator is a must for any collection.

For more information about Cohort Studios, go to www.cohortstudios.com and www.facebook.com/cohortstudios.


1.     Cohort Studios was founded in 2006 and is now in its fifth year of business. As one of the leading game development studios in the UK, Cohort is registered as an official developer across all current home console formats.  Cohort Studios is wholly owned by its three founding directors; Lol Scragg (CEO), Bruce McNeish (CTO) and Darran Thomas (CCO), who between them have over 46 years of experience in game development, having worked on projects for companies as diverse as Psygnosis, Bullfrog, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Electronic Arts (EA) and Visual Science.  Cohort Studios is responsible for bringing the hugely successful‘Buzz!™ Junior’ franchise to the PlayStation 3 platform and most recently‘The Shoot’; a first party PlayStation Move launch title for SCEE, released in October 2010.  Cohort Studios is also proud to be the first Scottish game developer to be a recognised Investor in People, a UK government-backed business improvement framework that has a special focus on employee relations.  For more information, please visit www.cohortstudios.com.

2.     Photo/Images are always encouraged and made available if required.

3.     Representatives from Cohort Studios Ltd are often available for comment on appropriate industry issues.


Name: Grant Alexander                    Position: Head of Marketing             Email: grant.alexander@cohortstudios.com 

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