Cohort Studios will be pitching gamers into classic strategic battles soon with its Cohort Chess game. It teaches newcomers the rules, will challenge seasoned players and uses the classic looking chessboard and pieces rather than going all 3D and avant garde.
Miss Chess on your PlayStation, then this will fill that gap in your life, as soon as the PSN store comes back up that is. The company also has Me Monstar: Hear Me Roar in development, which is a cutesy monster games which seems to have a curry as a form of attack, which can't be bad!
More on these as and when they hit the store.