Gomoku Alternatives

    Gomoku is described as 'The rule is simple, be the first to get an unbroken row of five pieces horizontally, vertically or diagonally to win the game. Like any strategy game with simple rules, good offense-defense balance is the key to win'. There are nine games similar to Gomoku for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, iPad, Windows, Mac and Android. The best alternative is Bovo, which is both free and Open Source. Other Gomoku like games are Tic-tac-toe Collection (Free), Gomoku - Online Game Hall (Free), SkillGamesBoard (Free) and 4 in a Row (Paid).

    This page was last updated Feb 13, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Bovo is a Gomoku (from Japanese ???? - lit. "five points") like game for two players, where the opponents alternate in placing their respective pictogram on the game board. (Also known as: Connect Five, Five in a row, X and O, Naughts and Crosses)
      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Noughts and Crosses, Tic-tac-toe, Four-in-a-Row and Gomoku. • Local and cross-platform WiFi multiplayer with or without AI. • Single player campaign. • Lots of variations in thousands of combinations, including misère, pie rule and disallowed overlines.
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    1. This is the most powerful gomoku game on Mac App Store. For the game rule: When you win three consecutive computers with your same level, you will be improved to next level.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      SkillGamesBoard.com offers a perfect opportunity to play free skill and board games like chess, checkers, reversi, and go against your friends online or other players worldwide.
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      • iPhone
      4 in a Row, the classic game that's easy to understand, but hard to master. Your goal is to connect a line of four horizontal, vertical, or diagonal chips before your opponent does. But watch out, it can be trickier than it sounds!
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    2. Master of Gomoku is a strategy board game where you try to get 5 of your stones in a row before the other player. It has 4 levels of AI to play against the computer and 2 players mode as well. The journey is easy to begin, but hard to master. Can you become a Master of Gomoku?
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      This game is often called GoMoku or Five in a row. You must make five symbols in a line and do that sooner than your opponent. You can choose a skin, set time limit for a move, set time limit for whole match, save positions to disk, undo all moves.
    3. FIAL3D is a console based 3D 4-in-a-row game made with ascii graphics. FIAL3D stands for Four.In.A.Line.3D.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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      Tick5 is an implementation of the board game known as gomoku, omok, piskvorky or wuziqi. With a 15x15 board, Tick5 is an extended version of the Tic-Tac-Toe game. FEATURES GUI and textual UI version. Built-in AI player.
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