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Pure Chess

PS4 PS3 PS Vita

PSN user rating: 89.3% (votes: 721)
Total player count
as of 19 November 2020
New players
19 Oct – 19 Nov
Returning players
Returning players who have earned at least one trophy in the last month.

Archive as of 19 November 2020, no future updates

Number of players by platform

Some gamers can play on several platforms, so the whole can be less or more than the sum of its parts.

Total player count PlayStation 4 230,000 53%
PlayStation 3 140,000 32%
PlayStation Vita 62,000 14%
New players PlayStation 4 +1,100 76%
PlayStation 3 +200 11%
PlayStation Vita +200 13%
Trophy earners PlayStation 4 400 47%
PlayStation 3 200 22%
PlayStation Vita 200 31%

Total player count by date and platform

Note: the chart is not accurate before 1 May 2018.
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PS4 PS3 PS Vita

320,000 players (77%)
earned at least one trophy

300 accounts (0.07%)
with nothing but Pure Chess

72 games
the median number of games on accounts with Pure Chess

9 days
the median retention period (between the first and the last trophy), players without trophies are excluded. Includes only those players who played the game after 1 May 2018.

Popularity by region

Relative popularity
compared to other regions
Region's share
North America2x more popular58%
Central and South America3x less popular3%
Western and Northern Europeworldwide average28%
Eastern and Southern Europeworldwide average4%
Asia2x less popular1.6%
Middle East1.7x less popular1.7%
Australia and New Zealandworldwide average2.5%
South Africaworldwide average0.3%

Popularity by country

Relative popularity
compared to other countries
Country's share
United States3x more popular53%
Canada2.5x more popular5%
Russia2.5x more popular3%
Norway2.5x more popular0.6%
United Kingdom2.5x more popular12%
Switzerland2x more popular0.6%
Czech Republic2x more popular0.2%
Ireland1.9x more popular0.5%
Paraguay1.9x more popular0.05%
Australia1.7x more popular2%
Belgium1.6x more popular0.9%
Germany1.5x more popular4%
Denmark1.4x more popular0.3%
Slovakia1.4x more popular0.05%
South Africa1.3x more popular0.3%
Croatia1.3x more popular0.07%
Austria1.3x more popular0.3%
Netherlands1.3x more popular1.1%
Poland1.2x more popular0.7%
Greece1.2x more popular0.2%
Turkeyworldwide average0.4%
Bahrainworldwide average0.04%
Hungaryworldwide average0.07%
Malaysiaworldwide average0.1%
Qatarworldwide average0.1%
Franceworldwide average5%
Swedenworldwide average0.3%
Finlandworldwide average0.2%
Ukraineworldwide average0.1%
Israelworldwide average0.2%
Indonesiaworldwide average0.1%
Indiaworldwide average0.2%
Mexicoworldwide average1%
Luxembourgworldwide average0.02%
Brazil1.2x less popular1.6%
South Korea1.2x less popular0.2%
New Zealand1.2x less popular0.3%
Hong Kong1.3x less popular0.6%
Singapore1.3x less popular0.1%
Colombia1.4x less popular0.2%
Uruguay1.5x less popular0.02%
Emirates1.5x less popular0.3%
Spain1.5x less popular1.6%
Italy1.5x less popular0.9%
Romania1.6x less popular0.08%
Portugal1.7x less popular0.2%
Thailand1.9x less popular0.04%
Oman1.9x less popular0.02%
Lebanon2x less popular0.02%
Kuwait2x less popular0.07%
Peru2.5x less popular0.07%
Argentina2.5x less popular0.3%
Bulgaria2.5x less popular0.04%
Saudi Arabia2.5x less popular0.5%
Chile3x less popular0.2%
Costa Rica3x less popular0.02%
Taiwan5x less popular0.04%
Japan12x less popular0.3%
China30x less popular0.01%
Ecuador ~ 0%
Panama ~ 0%
Guatemala ~ 0%
El Salvador ~ 0%
Honduras ~ 0%
The numbers on are not official, this website is not affiliated with Sony or Microsoft.
Every estimate is ±10% (and bigger for small values).
Please read how it worked and make sure you understand the meaning of data before you jump to conclusions.