GNU Backgammon Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to GNU Backgammon for Mac and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is SimplyBG. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try BGBlitz or JavaFIBS. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to GNU Backgammon and five of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to GNU Backgammon are Absolute Backgammon (Paid) and 247Backgammon (Free).

    This page was last updated May 8, 2021

      • 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.
      • 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.
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      • 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.
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    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.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      Play a single-player game of Backgammon in your browser.
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