Chessmaster Alternatives

    Chessmaster is described as 'chess playing computer game series which is now owned and developed by Ubisoft'. There are more than 25 games similar to Chessmaster for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Mac, the Web and Linux. The best alternative is Lichess, which is both free and Open Source. Other Chessmaster like games are Chess.com (Freemium), Scid vs. PC (Free, Open Source), Lucas Chess (Free, Open Source) and DroidFish Chess (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Apr 7, 2021

    • The complete chess experience, play and compete with friends and others around the world. View 52 alternatives to Lichess
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Lichess vs Chessmaster
      pros, cons and recent comments
      lichess is web based "app" mainly to play online and solve some puzzles. Chessmaster series was a chess program series which included lectures learning chess playing with computer of various strenghts, had nice enviroment for kids etc. its like comparing say google maps and say sim city game
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

    • Play chess for free with millions of players worldwide on the #1 most popular chess app. View 41 alternatives to Chess.com
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Android Wear


    • Shane's Chess Information Database is a powerful Chess Toolkit, with which one can create huge chess databases, run engine analysis, or play casual games against the computer... View 21 alternatives to Scid vs. PC
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • The aim is to play chess against the computer with increasing levels of difficulty and with a limited number of hints that are given by a chess tutor. View 25 alternatives to Lucas Chess
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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      Lucas Chess vs Chessmaster
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Most of chess software lacks of good training features but lucas chess have great training features
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

    • A port of the Stockfish chess engine to Android. View 16 alternatives to DroidFish Chess
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
    • 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... View 51 alternatives to XBoard
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • PortableApps.com
    • With ChessX you can operate on your collection of chess games in many ways: browse, edit, add, organize, analyze, etc. View 19 alternatives to ChessX
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • With Listudy you can improve your chess skills with the help of spaced repetition. Better train openings, endgames and tactics with the help of systematic repetition. View 4 alternatives to Listudy
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
    • Fritz is the world’s most popular chess program, developed by ChessBase, “the world's leading chess software company” (Washington Post). View 34 alternatives to Fritz
      • Windows
    • DreamChess is an open source chess game featuring "Dreamer", a moderately strong engine. Any XBoard-compatible chess engine (Crafty & GNU Chess) will work for varying degrees of difficulty. Includes 3D OpenGL graphics and various board sets. View 10 alternatives to DreamChess
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
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