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  Pure Chess is free-to-play, cross-platform and it’s out now!
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press.]

29/08/13 The amazing team at VooFoo Studios and indie publisher Ripstone have announced that Pure Chess is available to download and play for FREE right now on iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Android devices! Pure Chess arrives today on the App Store, Google Play and Amazon Appstore so fans can now enjoy Pure Chess’ breath-taking console quality visuals on their smartphones and mobile devices as well as taking advantage of cross-platform-play against their friends & other opponents on a multitude of devices; creating the ultimate multiplayer chess experience.

Pure Chess was originally released on the PlayStation®Network last year. Since then VooFoo and Ripstone have confirmed the games move towards many other platforms; most recently announcing Wii U and Nintendo 3DS versions, which are due for release later this year and will also take advantage of cross-platform-play.

Pure Chess is available now on the Apple App Store, Google Play & the Amazon Appstore.

Check out the latest awe-inspiring screenshots and trailer in the Pure Chess press kit and ask yourself… Are you a Grandmaster in the making?

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Notes to Editor

Links to Pure Chess on mobile stores:

App App Store (requires iOS 5.1 or later; currently best played on iPhone 4 and iPad 2 upwards.):

Google Play (requires 4.0.3 and up):

Amazon Appstore: Link TBC

About VooFoo

VooFoo Studios is an independent UK based video games developer, founded in 2007 by a small team of experienced industry professionals. Utilising its own proprietary cutting edge technology, VooFoo's first game, the critically acclaimed Hustle Kings, was released for PlayStation 3 in 2009, reaching the top of the PSN charts and earning VooFoo nominations for two highly coveted Develop Awards. More recently, VooFoo have gone on to release Hustle Kings on PlayStation Vita, and the visually stunning Pure Chess on both platforms.

For more information on VooFoo Studios and its games, please visit the official website at

About Ripstone

Ripstone® Publishing is an independent UK based games publisher specialising in digital distribution.

Ripstone’s ethos is built on honesty, integrity and trust, founded in 2011 in order to create a bespoke service for independent game developers.

Publishing video games on a number of different platforms including handheld and home consoles, PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Android; Ripstone is best known for games such as Pure Chess, the award-winning Knytt Underground, Big Sky Infinity, Gun Commando and Men’s Room Mayhem.

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