This game that is also known as thinkSMART: Chess for Kids is an adaptation of the classic game of chess geared towards children. It is presented as a rivalry between two gangs at a school: the Weißen Westen and the Schwarzen Schafe. Players can choose to be one of the leaders of the two gangs.
The rules of chess are taught through mini-games featuring BMX, inline-skating and skateboarding, where a singular elements of chess is implemented, with cartoon-like characters. A diary is used to store all the past lessons until everything has been learned and full games of chess can be played against a human player or an AI opponent. There are ten difficulty levels and the pieces are controlled with the stylus.
kids can learn the rules of chess in small and funny minigames
play against a human or an AI opponent
choosing one of the two teams ensures replay value
after I quit my old job and moved near Würzburg, I was applying for a job at Kritzelkratz 3000
I did not become an employee, but I was working there for three days to finish this game since it was already long overdue