Jin Alternatives

    Jin is described as 'open source, cross platform, graphical client for chess servers, written in Java. Jin can run either as a standalone application (available at this website) or as an applet, directly from your browser (available at the chess server's website)'. There are more than 25 games similar to Jin for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Linux, Online / Web-based and Mac. The best alternative is Lichess, which is both free and Open Source. Other Jin like games are Chess.com (Freemium), Lucas Chess (Free, Open Source), Chessmaster (Paid) and XBoard (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 12, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Classic game of chess with 3D visuals and a variety of gameboard designs.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      Play against AI or online at FICS or ICC.


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Java Mobile
      • Symbian S60
      • Blackberry
      Play Chess against your phone or against other players all over the world.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      • Amazon Appstore
      Magic Chess 3D is a magical game of kings and queens of England that will teach you how to play chess. Tap a chess piece to make a move. Attack the opponent’s pieces to capture the king. It's as simple as that! The more you play, the sooner you'll become the chess master!
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    1. 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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    2. Chess website with rich features.
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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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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      Are you confident enough with your Chess game skills? If yes, then hit the download button and install our Chess game and become a Chess Master.
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    3. 3D chess game done in HTML/CSS/JS.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Play Chess in immersive 3D graphics. Challenge your friends to matches or play against the AI players in the best chess game. Real Chess 3D is one of the most realistic and enjoyable chess games available.
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