Chess Game Alternatives

    Chess Game is described as 'Are you confident enough with your Chess game skills? If yes, then hit the download button and install our Chess game and become a Chess Master' and is a Chess App in the Games category. There are more than 25 games similar to Chess Game for a variety of platforms, including Android, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is Lichess, which is both free and Open Source. Other Chess Game like games are Chess.com (Freemium), XBoard (Free, Open Source), PyChess (Free, Open Source) and JustChess (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Feb 3, 2021

    1. Lichess is the most complete chess experience, with a simple interface that focuses on the game, a massive array of game related tools and a huge, worldwide community. The Lichess covenant: lichess.org will always be free.
      show more
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Android Wear
      Play chess online with millions of players around the world! Enjoy free unlimited games and improve your chess rating with 50,000+ tactics puzzles, interactive lessons and videos, and a powerful computer opponent. Unlock your inner chess master today!
      show more


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • PortableApps.com
      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 engines that support the Xboard Communication Protocol such as GNU Chess.
      show more
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      PyChess is a swift chess client originally developed for Gnome, but running well under any other linux desktops. As far as we know of.
      show more
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Play chess against a very simple author written chess engine, or against a friend in pass and play mode.
      show more


      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Chess Analysis, Powered by AI The first AI chess tutor, DecodeChess explains the why behind chess moves in rich, intuitive language. Start improving your chess with the most advanced chess analysis software, for free!
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      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 as an applet, directly from your browser (available at the chess server's website).
      show more
    2. Winboard works more as a graphic front-end for several different chess engines included with the game, as well as for several chess game modes. These include not only player vs player or human vs computer competitions, but also games played online and even by email.
      show more
    3. Raptor is a cross platform chess interface and pgn viewer for the free internet chess server: FICS.
      show more
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      BabasChess is a new revolutionary Internet Chess Client for Windows.
      show more
    Showing 10 of 26 alternatives