Becoming a chess grandmaster is one the greatest achievements a chess player can obtain.
Other ways to obtain a grandmaster title is to win the World Chess Championship, the World Senior Championship or the Women's World Chess Championship.
They were developed by grandmaster Akira Yoshizawa in the 1950s -- some 1300 years after origami was introduced in Japan.
You can be a professional or a casual player, but the more time you can commit to studying and playing chess, the quicker you may become a grandmaster.
A grandmaster title is the highest level a chess player can achieve.