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    The Lichess covenant: will always be free. will never contain advertisements.

    Open Source Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Java Mobile HP webOS

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

    Free Windows

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

    Open Source Linux

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

    Free Linux BSD

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    Jin is an open source, cross platform, graphical client for chess servers, written in Java. Jin can run either as a standalone...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Chess Walk

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

    Open Source Android

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    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...

    Free Android

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    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: ...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    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...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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

    Free Windows

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    BrainyChess is a chess app that caters to both the amateur and the master! Enjoy online game play, a huge puzzle database, a personal...

    Free Web / Cloud iPhone

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    Magic Chess 3D

    A magical game of kings and queens of England that will teach you how to play chess.

    Freemium Windows Android Amazon Appstore

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