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ChessX is described as 'Open source chess database' and is a Chess app in the games category. There are more than 10 games similar to ChessX for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Lichess, which is both free and Open Source. Other ChessX like games are Scid vs. PC, Chessmaster, OpeningTree and Arena.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

Open source chess database.

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  1. Chess Assistant

    • Windows

    Chess Assistant 13 Houdini 3 is a unique tool for managing chess games and databases, playing chess online, analyzing games, or playing chess against the computer.

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  2. Pure Chess icon

    Pure Chess

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Experience one of the oldest known boardgames on the advanced technology of today. With ultra-realistic and unparalleled beautiful visuals you can almost reach out and touch the pieces.

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    ChessDB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    ChessDB - a free Chess database for Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, and UNIX - like ChessBase , but better.

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    Discontinued

    last changed 2009

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    Chessquid

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The ultimate Chess Software for Pro Players

    Chessquid is a revolutionary chess software designed for chess players, from club players to the best Grandmasters, to help you prepare against opponents.

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  5. Chess Insight icon

    Chess Insight

    • Mac

    Modern chess database for macOS.

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  6. Scid on the go icon

    Scid on the go

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    With Scid on the go you can browse and search chess databases created with the free chess database application Scid (http://scid.sourceforge.net/).

    ⚫︎ PortableScid on the go can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    ChessBase

    • Windows

    With ChessBase chess becomes even more fascinating and all the more exciting. In the new ChessBase program the Microsoft Office based interface ensures the key information quickly appears on screen.

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  8. jose

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    josé is a graphical Chess tool.

    You can store chess games in a database (backed by MySQL).

    You can view games and edit variations and comments.

    You can play against a "plugged-in" chess engine and use it for analysis.

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  9. Better Than Chess icon

    Better Than Chess

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Customize your board as you want. No account required. Play against the computer, friend or opponent from around the world.

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    3D Super Chess

    • Mac

    3D Super Chess offers a beautiful and customizable chess experience featuring both 2D and 3D environments. Play against a challenging virtual opponent or friends in PvP mode on the same Mac. Thanks to the rotating chessboard you'll always stay on top of things.

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