ChessX Alternatives

    ChessX is described as 'Open source chess database'. There are more than 10 games similar to ChessX for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Lichess, which is both free and Open Source. Other ChessX like games are Scid vs. PC (Free, Open Source), Chessmaster (Paid), OpeningTree (Free, Open Source) and Brutal Chess (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Feb 3, 2021

      • 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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      • 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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    1. Modern chess database for macOS.
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      • 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/).
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      • 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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      • 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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    2. Chess website with rich features.
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    3. 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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      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Chessmate allows anyone to dive into a game of chess. Whether you’re a beginner (yes, I’m talking about you) or a pro (hmm, debatable), the variety of game modes will challenge you with its witty AI.
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