Alternatives to XBoard for all platforms with any license

  • lichess.org icon

    lichess.org

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

    Open Source Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad

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    Chess.com

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

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Java Mobile HP webOS

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    Scid vs. PC

    Shane's Chess Information Database is a powerful Chess Toolkit, with which one can create huge chess databases, run engine...

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • Arena icon

    Arena

    Arena is a FREE available Graphical User Interface (GUI) for chess programs (engines) by Martin Blume. Arena runs on Win95, NT4 or...

    Free Windows

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    Chessmaster

    Chessmaster is a chess playing computer game series which is now owned and developed by Ubisoft. It is the best-selling chess...

    Commercial Windows

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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...

    Free Windows

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    Lucas Chess

    The aim is to play chess against the computer with increasing levels of difficulty and with a limited number of hints that are given...

    Open Source Windows

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    Shredder Chess

    The Shredder chess programs by Stefan Meyer-Kahlen provide a game playing and analysis tool for everybody and are accepted as one of...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Windows Mobile Android ... iPhone Java Mobile iPad

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    Pure Chess

    Experience one of the oldest known boardgames on the advanced technology of today. With ultra-realistic and unparalleled beautiful...

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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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....

    Open Source Linux

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    eboard

    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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    Chess Titans

    Chess Titans brings the classic strategy game of chess to life with three-dimensional graphics and animation. Highlighted squares show...

    Free Windows

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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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Tarrasch Chess GUI

    Tarrasch is a flexible, minimalist, and easy to use chess GUI. It is ideal for playing against and training with chess engines....

    Free Windows

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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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    Fritz

    Fritz is the world’s most popular chess program, developed by ChessBase, “the world's leading chess software company” (Washington...

    Commercial Windows

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    AI Factory Chess Treebeard

    Chess incorporates our "Treebeard" Chess engine, an innovative engine using closely guarded state-of-the-art search...

    Freemium Android Android Tablet

  • 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: ...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    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...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    SkillGamesBoard

    SkillGamesBoard.com offers a perfect opportunity to play free skill and board games like chess, checkers, reversi, and go against your...

    Free Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad

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    flChess Warning

    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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    iNemesis

    iNemesis is a free chess program that allows you to play on the FICS (free internet chess server). iNemesis Version 5.0 is a major...

    Free Windows

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    GameKnot

    Play chess online! The premier online chess battleground - play a friendly chess game online or compete in chess tournaments, chess...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    LightFICS

    LightFICS is a FICS/freechess,org Mac OS X application to play chess online. The app has automatic login and automatic game search...

    Commercial Mac

  • Battle vs. Chess

    Battle vs. Chess is a computer game version of chess developed by Targem Games and Zuxxez Entertainment and published by TopWare...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    Chess

    Play Chess against your phone or against other players all over the world.

    Freemium Android Java Mobile S60 Blackberry

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    BrainyChess

    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