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Lichess

The complete chess experience, play and compete with friends and others around the world.

  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • Android Tablet
  • iPad
  • F-Droid
Avg rating of 5 (9)| 8 comments
Home page, light background
Game analysis, custom background
Home page, dark background.
2.5D board and pieces, custom background
Tactics puzzles, night background.
Alternative themes, spectate through Lichess TV
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Lichess Features

  1.  Ad-freeLichess doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
  2.  MultiplayerLichess offers a game mode for more than one player.
  3.  Single playerLichess has one or more single player game modes.

Lichess information

  • Developed byLichess
  • LicensingOpen Source (AGPL-3.0) and Free product.
  • Written in
  • RatingAverage rating of 5
  • Alternatives58 alternatives listed

Supported Languages

  • English

Apple AppStore

  •   Updated
  •   3.89 avg rating
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GitHub repository

  •  12,258 Stars
  •  1,782 Forks
  •  682 Open Issues
  •   Updated
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Our users have written 8 comments and reviews about Lichess, and it has gotten 118 likes

Lichess was added to AlternativeTo by hexluther on and this page was last updated . Lichess is sometimes referred to as lichess.org.

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vondelphia
  
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A superior alternative to Chess.com!

lichess.org is awesome, it's transparent too and there doesn't seem to be any ego's involved. It's just a great platform to have rapid games of chess. You can also analyze, study and play in tournaments.

The mobile app is friggin' awesome too!

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OrdinaryAlien
  
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The best. Learn, train, play, and more for free.

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vondelphia

^.... yup, what this guy said.

))

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janec
  
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Lichess is without a doubt the best chess site i've seen out there.

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M_MM_M
  
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It has the cleanest UI among the chess portals!

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eparmon
  
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It's free and open source, and the functionality available is great.

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orangePlane
  
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clean and fast interface. there isn't anything i don't like about it.

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windmillchess
  
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Sleek design. Lots of features. And it's free.

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Tags

  • Game
  • Chess
  • chess-server
  • chess-puzzle
  • chess-training
  • Social Gaming

Lists containing Lichess

Good mobile games, no ads! •  CHESS •  Academia & Skills •  Get Smarter Games

Recent user activities on Lichess

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    Eddisch edited Lichess
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  • Lichess iconChess.com iconEddisch Downvoted a comment on Chess.com as an alternative to Lichess
    best for beginners to learn chess
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