We have some interesting news now for those of you that own an iOS device and are familiar with the classic Chinese Checkers marble board game, as the Chinese Checkers for iOS app — which is compatible with the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad – has just been released onto the Apple App Store.
As noted over on the itunes.apple.com website, the Chinese Checkers application is a brand new take on the classic board game, and will now doubt provide a lot of fun for the whole family. The app, which costs $1.99, is fully universal and has been optimized for both the iPhone and the iPad.
The app enables gamers to use their iPad as a virtual board for up to six players. It also enables players to play against friends via the Game Center, or challenge up to 5 computer opponents in single player mode. The app also provides three different levels of difficulty and achievements to unlock.
There’s even a training mode, which will highlight moves and help players spot the more complex jumps. Other features include the ability to play the game peer to peer via Bluetooth and stunning music, visuals and sound effects. The device needs to be running iOS 3.1.3 or above to play this game.