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  • XBoard icon

    XBoard

    XBoard, also known as WinBoard on Microsoft operating systems, is a free graphical user interface client developed by Tim Mann that is compatible with various chess...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

  • Chess.com icon

    Chess.com

    Play chess online, learn new chess strategies, tactics and rules, study chess games and openings - all FREE on Chess.com - the #1 online chess site!

    Freemium Web Android iPhone Java Mobile HP webOS

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    PyChess

    PyChess is a swift chess client originally developed for Gnome, but running well under any other linux desktops. As far as we know of. PyChess is pure, delicious Python...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    BabasChess

    BabasChess is a new revolutionary Internet Chess Client for Windows. It combines ease of use with powerful features for advanced users; integrates a fast and...

    Free Windows

  • WinBoard icon

    WinBoard

    WinBoard is a pretty basic chess game that is mainly intended to play games online, using different chess engines.

    Free Windows Linux

  • Knight's Tour icon

    Knight's Tour

    Knight's Tour is a variation on a classic puzzle that involves moving a knight around a chessboard. It's an exciting game in which you collect coins by moving in...

    Free Android

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    Project Invincible

    Project Invincible is a free, portable, open source and cross-platform chess game. Challenge a friend to a 3D chess battle or test your skills against a computer...

    Open Source Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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    flChess

    Chess game with enhanced AI in 3D environment. Main feature - smart artificial intellect, which can give you hard work! For experienced players - chess machine Crafty...

    Free Windows

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  • eboard icon

    eboard

    eboard is a chess interface for Unix-like systems (GNU/Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris, etc.) based on the GTK+ GUI toolkit. It provides a chess board interface to ICS (Internet...

    Free Linux BSD

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    Jin

    Jin is an open source, cross platform, graphical client for chess servers, written in Java. Jin can run either as a standalone application (available at this website) or...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Chess Walk icon

    Chess Walk

    Chess Walk is an Android chess application allowing offline and online (via FICS) play.

    Open Source Android

    • Discontinued Website and app unavailable.
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  • Royal 3D Chess icon

    Royal 3D Chess

    Royal 3D Chess is a superbly designed strategy puzzle Android game. It makes you feel real time chess playing experience with stunning 3D graphics.

    Free Android

  • Raptor Chess Interface icon

    Raptor Chess Interface

    Raptor is a cross platform chess interface and pgn viewer for the free internet chess server: FICS. It has the following features: Games tab with a settings and table...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Thief icon

    Thief

    Thief is a free chess client written by Zon Jan to play on chess servers like the Free Internet Chess Server (FICS). Thief can be customized and supports regular chess...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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