Backgammon Live Alternatives

    Backgammon Live is described as 'is more than a free online backgammon game, it can help you learn proper backgammon rules and improve your backgammon strategy. It has an easy game setup, organized backgammon rules and a large backgammon community to consult with from throughout the world'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Backgammon Live for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is GNU Backgammon, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Backgammon Live are SimplyBG (Paid), BGLightCE (Free, Open Source), BGBlitz (Freemium) and Absolute Backgammon (Paid).

    This page was last updated May 8, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      GNU Backgammon (gnubg) is for playing and analysing backgammon positions, games and matches. It's based on a neural network. In the past twelve months it has made enormous progress. It currently plays at about the level of a championship flight tournament player.

      Discontinued

      cheats like hell

      show more
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Play backgammon online against friends, real players. Choose your opponent. Play anywhere, laptop, tablet, mobile. Supports many features including doubling cube and Crawford rule, Jacoby rule. Easy to get started. Nothing to download or install.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Windows Mobile
      BGLightCE is a free open source backgammon for Windows Mobile or Pocket PC, based on Gnu Backgammon. It features the strongest backgammon opponent available for the Pocket PC (as far as I am aware!).
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Java Mobile
      BGBlitz is a strong neural net based computer player for Windows, Mac and Linux. BGBlitz, the Swiss army knife of Backgammon currently has the following "blades": Play Backgammon against a world class opponent or play over a network.
      show more
    1. Absolute Backgammon is the best backgammon game created for the Mac. It has 5 skill levels for all levels of play and about any option/feature you could think of.


    2. Backgammon for a new generation, Next Backgammon provides the perfect online backgammon experience. Play the classic board game with friends or with others around the world. FEATURES - PLAY AGAINST YOUR FRIENDS
      show more
      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Play the classic board game of Backgammon online or offline with an elegant, wood-themed interface.
      show more
    3. Backgammon Buddy is the best way to play backgammon online in a web browser.
      show more
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      JavaFIBS is a graphical interface to play on FIBS (First Internet Backgammon Server) from a multitude of different platforms such as Windows, MacOS, Linux, Solaris, AIX, and OS/2.
      show more
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      The online backgammon club. With NetGammon, meet, chat and play with hundreds of players from all over the world. Over 20000 players from 150 countries have already registered. There is always someone to play with you, 24 hours a day.

      Discontinued

      See notice on website: http://www.netgammon.com/

    Showing 10 of 16 alternatives