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Checkmate With These Chess Games For iOS

The classic board game of Chess is on iOS in many forms. The game of pawns, knights, bishops, rooks, queens, kings, and checkmates is available in the classic form. There are online, local, and single player versions of the classic game.

Chess - SocialChess
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Play Magnus - Chess
Chess Mini

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Chess Prime 3D Pro
Chess Prime 3D Pro

Chess Prime 3D Pro

Vinta Games

Chess Prime 3D is one of the best designed 3D chess games for the iPad / iPhone

Chess Prime 3D is one of the best designed 3D chess games for the iPad / iPhone. It provides learning support for novice players, a real challenge for the experienced players and fun. Swipe in any of four directions to view the board from any angle and play the chess game in 3D.

Chess Prime 3D supports both ‘one player’ and...

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Chess - SocialChess
Chess - SocialChess
Chess - SocialChess

Chess - SocialChess

Woodchop Software LLC

SocialChess is a fun way to play fast or slow chess with friends or with random opponents! Play with a clock or play turn-based correspondence chess!

"Fantastic app. Easily the best head-to-head app out there!" -Leo Laporte

"Social Chess Is The Best Way To Get Your iCheckmate On" -CultOfMac.com

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▻Chess
▻Chess
▻Chess

▻Chess

Mastersoft Ltd

Mastersoft Chess has one of the World's best Desktop PC chess engines crammed inside! It will accurately monitor your gameplay and rate your ELO! This engine finished 4th in the World Microcomputer Chess Championships and is not available in any other iPhone chess game. Designed by chess champions to play...

! Chess !
! Chess !
! Chess !

! Chess !

xiaojian chen

Chess King is the best Chess game.
Touch the screen, move and drop the pieces, checkmate, Win!
Powerful Chess AI engine, super Chess Tutor, amusing challenge mode, increase your ranking and become a Master of Chess.

Features:
- 6 difficulty levels(Practice -> Expert), easier for the beginners.
- Chess Tutor, improving your Chess skill.
- Intelligence...

Play Magnus - Chess
Play Magnus - Chess
Play Magnus - Chess

Play Magnus - Chess

Play Magnus

Want to test your chess skills against the World Champion of Chess? Now you can! Play Magnus offers you the opportunity to play chess against the official Magnus Carlsen "tuned" chess engine and gives you the chance to qualify to play Magnus Carlsen Live at a secret location! Play Magnus...

Chess Mini
Chess Mini
Chess Mini

Chess Mini

Ted Wong

Chess Mini is a simple but interesting chess playing app. It uses the world's smallest chess engine - Micro-Max, coded in less than 2000 characters and 133 lines of source code. The entire source code can be printed on a single A4 paper and has less words than a high-school...

Real Chess Multiplayer Friends
Real Chess Multiplayer Friends
Real Chess Multiplayer Friends

Real Chess Multiplayer Friends

Bazimo GmbH

Real Chess Multiplayer Free designed for high quality long-time opportunity to play an unlimited number of chess games. Chess Free is the best looking chess game available for iOS, and best of all - it's free!. It's fantastic! And you may play and learn chess game any time you want...

Instant Chess
Instant Chess
Instant Chess

Instant Chess

InstantChess Ltd

PLAY CHESS, NOT WAR! لعب الشطرنج، وليس الحرب

InstantChess is a truly multinational community of chess players. Our players are well distributed across chess playing continents – Middle East (30%), Europe (25%) and North America (20%), which makes InstantChess a perfect battlefield for a clash of minds and the best way...

Chess ∙
Chess ∙
Chess ∙

Chess ∙

Optime Software LLC

Are you tired of playing chess games that look like they were designed for a Commodore 64 instead of an iPhone? We've got the antidote for you. Chess Free is the best chess game for the iPhone and iPod Touch, and it's free!

Chess Free supports both 1 player and...

Chess
Chess
Chess

Chess

DoraLogic

Chess is #1 popular game in the world. According to FIDE, about 600 million people play chess and it is the most widespread game on the planet.

"The Game of Chess is not merely an idle amusement; several very valuable qualities of the mind, useful in the course of human life,...

Chess Time - Multiplayer Chess
Chess Time - Multiplayer Chess
Chess Time - Multiplayer Chess

Chess Time - Multiplayer Chess

Haptic Apps LLC

Chess Time - Free Multiplayer Chess!
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Chess Time is a global chess community for correspondence chess players.


Chess Time is acts a long-distance chess app. Find players in the USA, UK, Germany and more. Communicate by an in-game chat, tag favorite opponents as friends and more!

- Play chess from anywhere in...

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Chess 3D Ultimate

Chess 3D Ultimate

Tuyen Mai

Chess Game Free is the best free Chess game, best casual games on iOS with friendly user interface, smart AI, pretty visual effect. With 3D model of chess for King, Queen, Bishop, Knight, Rook and Pawn, both black and white piece, rotation effect, you will enter the 3D world of chess.
Playing Chess game free, you can improve your chess skills.
All free to play, no in-app item, just for interesting and feeling.

5 Characters to play in Chess free:
- A Lucky Child: He is just 9 years old. This is the easiest level.
- Pretty Girl: She is beautiful, she is smart, she is 20 years old. This is medium level.
- Gentlemen: He is handsome, he is 39 years old, he is sober. This is hard level.
- Master: He is old, he is the master. You must have patience to play with him.
- Grand Master: He is very old, he is grand master. Challenge with him if you can.

Featuring:
- You can rotate the board, can lock/unlock.
- You can select White piece of Black piece.
- You can review the game after checkmates.
- You can use unlimited undo.
- CPU thinking like a human.
- Show all the possible moves and impossible moves when selecting the chess.
- Very Brilliant User Interface, excellent graphic, magic animation.
- Auto saving game (Single player).
- Can play 1 vs 1 with your friends.
- Great moving effect.
- Pretty sound and music.
- Sign in and view leaderboard.

This game is supported for iPhone, iPad, iPod.

Nice time to play Chess game free, download the best Chess for iOS right now!

Chess - Best Intelligent 2017

Chess - Best Intelligent 2017

Tuyen Mai

Chess Game Free is the best free Chess game, best casual games on iOS with friendly user interface, smart AI, pretty visual effect.
Playing Chess game free, you can improve your chess skills.
All free to play, no in-app item, just for interesting and feeling.

5 Characters to play in Chess free:
- A Lucky Child: He is just 9 years old. This is the easiest level.
- Pretty Girl: She is beautiful, she is smart, she is 20 years old. This is medium level.
- Gentlemen: He is handsome, he is 39 years old, he is sober. This is hard level.
- Master: He is old, he is the master. You must have patience to play with him.
- Grand Master: He is very old, he is grand master. Challenge with him if you can.

Featuring:
- You can use unlimited undo.
- CPU thinking like a human.
- Show all the possible moves and impossible moves when selecting the chess.
- Very Brilliant User Interface, excellent graphic, magic animation.
- Auto saving game (Single player).
- Can play 1 vs 1 with your friends.
- Great moving effect.
- Pretty sound and music.
- Sign in and view leaderboard.

This game is supported for iPhone, iPad, iPod.

Nice time to play Chess game free, download the best Chess for iOS right now!

Chess Pro 3D

Chess Pro 3D

Amit Barman

Chess Pro 3D takes a unique twist on a classic game. With varying ease and numerous settings, you're allowed to customize your degree of difficulty to suit you, all while viewing the board in gorgeous 3D! Chess Pro 3D is optimized for the newest iOS!

Become the next Master Chess Gambit! You may compete against your friends by having the quickest time, or earn achievements by beating the hardest levels. See if you can attain checkmate on the hardest level.

Chess Pro 3D uses the latest technology in emulating various skill levels. Also included are the ability to take back moves, change viewing angles and camera perspective, and a simple touch and move interface.

Download Chess Pro 3D today and become the next Chess Master!

Features:
* Customized for tablet and latest handheld devices!
* Ability to play own music
* Optimized for iOS 7
* Game Center integration
* Spectacular 3D Graphics
* Intuitive Chess Engine
* Various camera angles
* ability to toggle between birds eye and numerous 3D views
* Take back moves
* Fluid Chess Animation
* Different Difficulty Levels
* Customize pieces and board

Chess App 3D

Chess App 3D

Alex Roudakov

Chess App is an interactive 3D board game with a powerful engine, which is designed to suite, beginners as well as chess masters. Everyone can work out in this game to the top level and improve their chess skill by challenging the Artificial Intelligence in the mode where Human vs Computer.

Features:
- Simple Navigation.
- Different Play Modes. Play and learn a game with your friends and family in a multiplayer mode (Home Networking) or play a fun game with the computer. 2 player mode allows to play a game of chess in the same house using Wi-Fi router.
- Stunning 3D graphics. Choose skins and background for your game
- 20 Different Levels to achieve. Improve your level by playing against the AI
- Hints. Use suggested moves.
- Preferable Settings. (Brightness, music, game level, sound, timer etc.)
- Undo function.
- Statistics. Post the score or simply reset it and start all over.
- Analysis of the game is done by the strong Stockfish Chess Engine (https://stockfishchess.org). Learn and play the game of chess with one of the best engines on the market.
- Camera views. 5 different views of the chess board help better to visualize the chess game.
- Demo play. Two directions classic chess game, where the computer plays computer is a learning chess app, which allows learning from the computer moves. It shows how to play a chess game at different levels.
- The chess game is absolutely FREE.