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Tarrasch Chess GUI Alternatives for Mac

Tarrasch Chess GUI is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Scid vs. PC, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Tarrasch Chess GUI and nine of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Tarrasch Chess GUI are XBoard, Shredder Chess, HIARCS Chess Explorer and Jin.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Tarrasch is a flexible, minimalist, and easy to use chess GUI. It is ideal for playing against and training with chess...

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    Scid vs. PC

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    Shane's Chess Information Database is a powerful Chess Toolkit, with which one can create huge chess databases, run engine analysis, or play casual games against the computer or online with the Free Internet Chess Server.

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    XBoard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • PortableApps.com

    XBoard, also known as WinBoard on Microsoft operating systems, is a free graphical user interface client developed by Tim Mann that is compatible with various chess engines that support the Xboard Communication Protocol such as GNU Chess.

    ⚫︎ PortableXBoard can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  3. Shredder Chess icon

    Shredder Chess

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Java Mobile
    • iPad

    The Shredder chess programs by Stefan Meyer-Kahlen provide a game playing and analysis tool for everybody and are accepted as one of the best chess programs of the world.

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    Deep Shredder in Vista/7.
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    HIARCS Chess Explorer

    • Mac
    • Windows

    World class chess database, analysis and playing software for PC and Mac.

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  5. Jin icon

    Jin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Jin is an 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).

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    Check vs Mate

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Steam

    Battle vs. Chess is a computer game version of chess developed by Targem Games and Zuxxez Entertainment and published by TopWare Interactive. It was released on May 17, 2011 for PC (Windows and Mac), PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, Xbox 360 and Wii in Europe.

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  7. 3D Super Chess icon

    3D Super Chess

    • Mac

    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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  8. Chessmate icon

    Chessmate

    • 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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    Imperial Chess

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Play against 8 of the best chess engines, including Stockfish 15 , Leela Chess Zero and Maia.

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