A polished, full featured way to play chess against friends or random opponents online. Play fast chess with a clock, or play many correspondence games at a time making moves whenever you have a chance every day or so.
"Fantastic app. Easily the best head-to-head app out there!" -Leo Laporte
"Social Chess Is The Best Way To Get Your iCheckmate On" -CultOfMac.com
* No Advertisements!
* Beautiful, clean, intuitive layout.
* Features are chosen and implemented carefully.
* Your privacy is respected. We will not spam or share any user info.
* Game features are driven by your feedback.
* Statistics - ELO Rating, Wins, Losses, Draws.
* Elo Charts & Per Opponent statistics.
* Advanced features such as Conditional Moves and Premoves.
* Receive push notifications when a game is updated.
* Play even when there is no internet connection. Moves are sent later.
* Play up to 5 games at a time, or increase it to 100 with In-App purchase.
* Search for opponents by username, email, or we'll match you with a random opponent.
* Claim Victory if opponent does not make a move in the time allowed.
* Optional Takeback move.
* Analysis Board to work out your strategy.
* User Profile including picture, comments, etc.
* Map view of your opponent's location.
* Chat and Group Chat
* Browse your opponent's games, and their opponent's games.
* Elo Rankings
Never seen a glitchy app than this. Don’t fall for ratings because Apple don’t update that after some time. No matter how fast your internet is your play is based on their server speed which is super slow…
Apr 25, 2022
During a very drawn out but enjoyable game with a friend, the game was deleted *WITHOUT WARNING* for my taking a month to make a move. While i understand taking such time between moves is rare, the app should have been designed to WARN the player a few days before deleting the entire game! 🤯
May 02, 2022
This app gets worse and worse with every update. It used to be the best online chess app, but it is merely the least-terrible. The overgranularity of ELO ratings for each and every speed category is absurd and can't be turned off. The graph of ELO ratings is patently false (ELO 1406 shows as a red l…
May 25, 2022
Worst all with worst customer support. Never buy paid subscription
Jun 09, 2022
Never seen a glitchy app than this. Don’t fall for ratings because Apple don’t update that after some time. No matter how fast your internet is your play is based on their server speed which is super slow…Lee’s (CC) reply “ you should use chess.com then. The fact is, any member can view the full c…
May 05, 2022