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Play chess online with millions of players around the world! Enjoy free unlimited games and improve your chess rating with 50,000+ tactics puzzles, interactive lessons and videos, and a powerful computer opponent. Unlock your inner chess master today!

PLAY CHESS ONLINE
- Challenge your friends and chat with opponents
- Play real-time blitz or daily correspondence chess

TACTICS PUZZLES
- Solve more than 65,000 puzzles
- Adjusts to your skill level to help you improve

LESSONS
- Thousands of videos and interactive lessons from top Grandmasters
- Interactive tutorials with helpful tips and highlights

COMPUTER
- Adjust the computer's strength
- Analyze your game to learn what went wrong

… AND MORE
- Daily articles by top authors and coaches like IM Jeremy Silman
- Opening explorer helps you learn and play the right openings
- Make friends & send messages
- 20+ gorgeous themes for boards, pieces, and backgrounds
- Detailed performance stats and ratings
- Active community forum

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Also available in the app:

Gold Membership
More Puzzles, Lessons and Tournaments! No ads.
1 month: $4.99 USD
1 year: $29.99 USD

Platinum Membership
Full access to Tactics, Tournaments, and more! No ads.
1 month: $6.99 USD
1 year: $49.99 USD

Diamond Membership
Unlimited access to all features for playing, training and learning. No ads.
1 month: $14.99 USD
1 year: $99.99 USD

** TERMS & DETAILS **

Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase.

Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24 hours before the end of the current period.

Account will be charged the same amount for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period.

You can manage your subscription and turn off auto-renewal by going to your Account Settings after purchase.

Any unused portion of a Free Trial, if offered, is forfeited when you buy a subscription.

* Prices may vary by location.

Terms of Use: https://www.chess.com/legal#termsofservice

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ABOUT CHESS.COM
Chess.com is built by chess players and enthusiasts who really love chess!
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Secondary: Strategy

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Version History

Launched Oct 29, 2009 (about 11 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Jan 13
2021
(Current)
Version 3.9.17 (1)

Hey, chess-lovers! This new version addresses some issues with Live Chess reconnections, as well as a crash that occurs sometimes when observing games. We hope you love it! If so, please let people know with a fresh rating or review in the App Store. It really helps us out! Thank you and enjoy your chess!

Jan 05
2021
Version 3.9.16 (2)

Hey chess-lovers! This new version fixes a bug with Live Chess disconnects and frozen game clocks that have been affecting many players lately. This should result in a better, more stable, real-time chess experience for everyone. Thank you for your patience.

We hope you love this new version. If so, please consider giving it a fresh five-star rating or review in the App Store to let others know! It really helps us a lot. Thank you again - and happy new year!

Jan 02
2021
Version 3.9.15 (2)

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Dec 20
2020
Version 3.9.14 (2)

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Dec 18
2020
Version 3.9.13 (2)

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Dec 12
2020
Version 3.9.12 (2)

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Dec 02
2020
Version 3.9.11 (3)

Hey, chess-fans! This new version makes it so much easier to play with your friends - and more fun to play by yourself too!

- Check out the new and improved Friends feature to discover new ways to invite your friends to play! (You may discover you have more friends playing chess than you realized!)
- Connect your Facebook account to find friends and family members to play - or invite people from your Contacts!
- If your friends aren't quite as good as you, don't worry: You can now challenge them to a balanced game by offering material odds! (In these games, the stronger player has fewer pawns or pieces at the beginning.) You can choose how big an advantage to give - or let the app "auto-balance" the game based on the players' ratings.
- Are you a fan of The Queen's Gambit? See how you fare vs seven new Bots based on main character Beth Harmon, as she evolves from a gifted beginner to a true chess virtuoso!
- And we've also fixed some crashes and minor bugs along the way.

That's it! We hope you love this new version! If so, please consider giving the app a fresh five-star rating or review in the App Store. It really helps us out. Thank you - and enjoy your chess!

Nov 10
2020
Version 3.9.10 (2)

Hey, chess-fans! This new release has some very cool improvements and fixes a few bugs as well...

- Practice Key Positions vs the Computer to hone your technique and learn to recognize common patterns that occur often in chess. (Look for Key Positions under Game Type when setting up a Computer game.)
- Need a chess board in real life? Just tap New Game and choose "Pass & Play"!
- We added some new celebrity chess Bots! (And there are more to come!...)
- Fixed several crashes and other minor bugs.

We hope you love this new version! If so, please consider giving the app a fresh 5-star rating or review - it really helps us out! Thank you and enjoy your chess!

Oct 23
2020
Version 3.9.9 (6)

Hey, chess-fans! Square off against dozens of virtual opponents in a fun, new way to play vs the Computer!

There are bots for every level, each with their own personality and playing style. Some will even adapt their level of play during the game, going a little easier on you if you get into trouble - or playing harder when they fall behind!

- New Play-vs-Computer! Earn crowns by defeating characters from around the world, on three play modes. Enjoy casual play or training games with in-game coaching features - or try Challenge Mode for a real test. (Play timed games now too!)
- Change your Flair easily during online play
- Join and play in your Club's Arena tournaments via the app!
- Full support for iOS 14
- Lots of fixes and small improvements too!

We hope you love this new version! If so, please consider giving the app a fresh five-star rating or review on the App Store. It really helps us out! Thank you, and enjoy your chess!

Sep 18
2020
Version 3.9.8 (1)

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Sep 13
2020
Version 3.9.7 (6)

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Aug 05
2020
Version 3.9.6 (3)

Hey, chess fans! Today's new version brings some fun new features to play with - and a new way to connect!

- Full support for Apple Sign In
- Puzzle Rush gets competitive! Challenge your friends to a Puzzle Battle!
- New Flair (profile icons) and chess-inspired emoji for your game chats!
- Lots of small improvements and bug-fixes!

We hope you love this new version. If you do, please consider giving the app a fresh five-star rating or review on the App Store. It really helps us out! Thank you. Enjoy your chess!

Jul 01
2020
Version 3.9.4 (1)

Hey, chess-fans! Today's new version brings lots of improvements and bug-fixes, including...

- An updated app icon and refreshed logo!
- Support for challenge links! When someone sends you a challenge link from the website, tapping it on your device will open the challenge in the app!
- We also laid the foundation for more reliable connection to Live Chess!

We hope you love this new version! If so, please consider giving it a fresh five-star rating or review in the App Store. It really helps us out! Thank you and stay well!

Jun 24
2020
Version 3.9.3 (4)

Hey, chess-fans! Today's new version brings lots of improvements and bug-fixes, including...

- An updated app icon and refreshed logo!
- Support for challenge links! When someone sends you a challenge link from the website, tapping it on your device will open the challenge in the app!
- We also laid the foundation for more reliable connection to Live Chess!

We hope you love this new version! If so, please consider giving it a fresh five-star rating or review in the App Store. It really helps us out! Thank you and stay well!

Jun 09
2020
Version 3.9.2 (2)

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Apr 29
2020
Version 3.9.1

Greetings, chess fans! This new version of the chess app is the perfect mix of fixes and new features!

- Leaderboards! Find out where you rank in your favorite activities!
- Stand-alone Explorer! Easily review the moves in your new favorite Opening!
- We added a quick “Solution” button in Puzzles: See the answer without all the analysis.
- No more waiting for the next puzzle in Puzzle Rush!
- Small improvements to the new post-game Analysis and Key Moments features.
- Several crashes and other bugs squashed!

We hope you love the new version! If so, please do consider giving it a fresh, five-star rating or review in the App Store. It really helps us a lot! Thank you. Stay safe & enjoy your chess!

Apr 09
2020
Version 3.9.0

This version includes a new Analysis feature that makes it easy to learn from your games! It's not just data and numbers. You get a walk-through of the "Key Moments" from your games in plain language, and you'll have learning opportunities to choose different moves, increase your Accuracy, and see how the game turns in your favor! And that's not all...

* New interactive Game Analysis! (Sure, we already mentioned this, but it's very exciting!)
* Fixed some annoying bugs that were affecting Live tournaments
* Made a few small improvements to Puzzle Rush
* Other fixes and tweaks throughout the app

We hope you love this new edition of the Chess app. If so, please consider giving it a fresh new five-star rating or review. It really helps us out!

Thank you. Be well. Enjoy your chess!

Apr 01
2020
Version 3.8.97

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements - including a fix for Apple Watch. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Jan 25
2020
Version 3.8.88

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Jan 22
2020
Version 3.8.87

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Dec 21
2019
Version 3.8.86

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Nov 16
2019
Version 3.8.83

Just a few little things... You can now change your Flair icon from Setting (Profile). We also fixed a bug with game chat that was causing problems on some devices. Thank you!

Nov 12
2019
Version 3.8.82

Here are a few bug fixes and small improvements to follow up on last week's release! (See below, in case you missed it!) We hope you enjoy it!

* New Puzzle Rush modes! Try a speedy 3-minute Rush or play carefully in Survival mode!
* Better-looking Chat!
* Watch top games from official world-class events, relayed live on the new "Events" tab! (Select "Watch" on the main menu.)
* Member Flair icons (set via the website) are now displayed throughout the app! (Full Flair support is on the way!)
* Choose when and how you hear about what, with new Notification settings!
* More settings?! Yes. Account Settings now allow you to change your password and update your email address
* New & greatly improved Help/Support experience!
* Bug fixes and improvements galore!

If you love this new version, please consider giving it a fresh 5-star rating or review! It really helps us out! Thank you.

Nov 07
2019
Version 3.8.81

This version offers enhanced support for iOS 13 - and lots of fun features too!

* New Puzzle Rush modes! Try a speedy 3-minute Rush or play carefully in Survival mode!
* Better-looking Chat!
* Watch top games from official world-class events, relayed live on the new "Events" tab! (Select "Watch" on the main menu.)
* Member Flair icons (set via the website) are now displayed throughout the app! (Full Flair support is on the way!)
* Choose when and how you hear about what, with new Notification settings!
* More settings?! Yes. Account Settings now allow you to change your password and update your email address
* New & greatly improved Help/Support experience!
* Bug fixes and improvements galore!

If you love this new version, please consider giving it a fresh 5-star rating or review! It really helps us out! Thank you.

Jul 24
2019
Version 3.8.72

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Jul 21
2019
Version 3.8.71

Greetings, chess lovers! If you are trying to improve your game, here is good news: This new version of the app includes support for Mastery chess Lessons! These Lessons go beyond the general course, exploring all chess topics and themes (Openings, Strategy, Endgames, Tactics, and more), and you can take them in whatever order you like! (And stay tuned, because we are adding a lot more content here…) And there’s more…

* Lessons can now be taken in Spanish and Russian! (We're currently working on French, Portuguese, and others!)
* We added Explorer AND post-game Analysis to games played against the Computer
* New "Recent Puzzles" feature shows your history for Rated Puzzles, Learning Puzzles, and Puzzle Rush. (Find it via the icon in the upper right corner of Puzzle screens.)
* When using Puzzles in Learning mode, you can now select multiple themes to practice!
* Many bug-fixes and minor improvements

We hope you love this new version! If so, please consider taking a moment to give the app a fresh, five-star rating or review. It really helps us out. Thank you so much!

Jun 29
2019
Version 3.8.69

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Jun 12
2019
Version 3.8.68

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements, including a bug that was causing the app to crash at start up for some members who were working on Mastery Lessons. (We are very sorry about that!) We hope you love the new version! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Apr 27
2019
Version 3.8.66

New Lessons!! At last! An entirely new, guided curriculum of video and interactive lessons on all chess topics! More languages coming soon! (NOTE: The previous Lessons feature - now called “Old Lessons” - is still there, at the bottom of the new Lessons menu.)

* New & improved player experience for Puzzles!
* Some sound effects added or improved!
* Added ability to "Finish vs Computer" from any position in a completed game
* Fixed a bug that was causing crashes or stuck positions in Puzzle Rush... Very sorry about that!
* You now must confirm to quit a Puzzle Rush (No more accidents!)
* Many bugs vanquished and small improvements made!

If you like this new update, please consider giving the app a fresh five-star rating in the App Store... It really helps us out! Thank you!

Nov 22
2018
Version 3.8.55

Introducing "PUZZLE RUSH" - the most fun you will ever have improving your tactics! You have 5 minutes to solve as many as you can. The puzzles start very easy, but each puzzle gets a little more difficult. Three mistakes and you're finished! Try to beat your record and climb the leaderboards!

(We also fixed some bugs and stuff...)

If you enjoy this update, please consider giving the app a fresh, 5-star rating in the App Store. We really appreciate it! Thanks!

Nov 03
2018
Version 3.8.49

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Oct 14
2018
Version 3.8.47

- No more hanging/freezing on the main screen or after games!
- Fixed a crash that sometimes happened in the Watch feature (while observing games)
- Easier access to membership screen from main menu
- Several improvements and bug fixes for the Drills feature. For one, it will now play more quickly!
- Live Settings screen now explains what "Premoves" and "Auto-Queen" mean
- Several other bug-fixes, updates, and improvements!

If you love this update, please consider giving the app a fresh, new 5-star rating in the App Store. It helps us out a lot! Thank you very much!

Sep 28
2018
Version 3.8.46

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements, including some changes to our new bug-reporting feature. (It will no longer pop up when your device shakes or when you take a screenshot!) We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Sep 20
2018
Version 3.8.43

- Fixed some bugs that were causing the app to hang or crash during start up or after Live games... (Very sorry about that.)
- Added a new bug reporting / member support feature! (See "Help" in the main menu.)
- Just to be clear... we'll now send you an alert if someone aborts on you in a Daily game.
- Various other bug fixes and minor improvements

If you love this update, please consider giving us a fresh five-star rating in the App Store. It helps us out a lot! Thank you and happy chess!

Aug 24
2018
Version 3.8.40

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Aug 09
2018
Version 3.8.37

- Have fun practicing your calculation with the new Solo Chess feature!
- Live Chess connections are more stable!
- Get notifications when celebrity members you follow are playing!
- Fixed several bugs with the new Komodo engine that were causing crashes in Vs Computer and during analysis - sorry about that!
- You can now report unsportsmanlike behavior by tapping on the member’s avatar
- Various other bug-fixes and improvements

If you enjoy this update, please consider giving it a fresh, 5-star rating or review. We love hearing from you, and it really helps us out. Thank you!

Aug 01
2018
Version 3.8.34

Fixed a bug that prevented some members from accessing the Manage Subscription screen. Sorry about that!

Jul 18
2018
Version 3.8.29

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Jul 12
2018
Version 3.8.28

Just bug-fixes this time around! We fixed a couple of bugs that were causing the app to crash on certain devices, including one that affected people who wanted to play 960 vs the new computer opponent! (Sorry about that!) If you love this update, please remember that your fresh 5-star ratings help us immensely! Thank you!

Jul 05
2018
Version 3.8.27

Bug fixes and performance improvements! If you love the app, please consider giving it a fresh 5-star review in the App Store. It's a huge help! Thanks!

Jul 03
2018
Version 3.8.26

Fun new stuff! If you love this update, please consider giving this app a fresh five-star rating or review in the App Store. It helps us a lot!

* A new & improved Computer. Play vs the “Komodo” engine, which offers 20 levels of human-like play!
* Achievements! View and earn colorful badges throughout the app (and see the ones you’ve earned on the web too)
* Join and play in Live Club vs Club matches!
* In games, captured pieces will now show with the side that captured them
* Chat emoji are now easier to “read”
* Improvements throughout for a more usable, better-looking app!
* Many bugs fixed

Mar 28
2018
Version 3.8.14

- Challenge your friends to Live games before they are even online! (We’ll send them a notification that you want to play!)
- Watch or join Live Club Tournaments!
- Want to know how you’ve performed vs a specific opponent? Now see your Win/Loss/Draw history right on their profile screen
- New challenge alert screen
- Instructive screens for new users
- Improved support for iPhone X
- LOTS of smaller improvements & bug fixes! (Did you notice our new app icon?)

If you love this new version, please take a moment to give it a fresh five-star rating or review on the App Store. It really helps us out.

Thank you for playing chess with us!

Dec 12
2017
Version 3.7.8

This update includes bug fixes and minor improvements. We hope you love it! If so, please consider giving this version a fresh five-star review in the App Store. We really appreciate it!

Nov 15
2017
Version 3.7.6

* Support for iPhone X!
* Live Tournaments and Arenas!
* Log in / Sign up via Google
* Various other fixes and improvements. If you love this update, please consider giving us a fresh five-star review. We really appreciate it!

Oct 30
2017
Version 3.7.1

Bug fixes and minor improvements. (Live Tournaments coming soon!)

Sep 18
2017
Version 3.6.31

If you enjoy this update, please consider giving the app a fresh 5-star rating or review - it helps us out a lot!
* ChessTV! Watch live broadcasts or archived shows anytime!
* Now offering auto-renewable premium subscriptions!
* Live Chess displays running score if you play multiple games with the same opponent!
* Fixed bug with display of remaining time for Daily games
* Fixed a crash in Vs Computer mode
* Tons of other fixes and minor improvements!

Jun 27
2017
Version 3.6.17

Just a few bug fixes this time! More great stuff coming soon!

Jun 12
2017
Version 3.6.14

Critical bug-fix for users of older devices! Live Chess games will now load properly once again!

Mar 28
2017
Version 3.5.18

Bug fixes and minor improvements! If you are enjoying this app, please consider giving it a fresh 5-star rating. Thank you very much!

Mar 14
2017
Version 3.5.16

This shiny new version brings bug-fixes and Live Chess stability improvements. We hope you like it!
If so, please consider giving the app a fresh 5-star rating in the App Store... It really helps us out. Thank you, and happy chess!

Feb 15
2017
Version 3.5.13

Keep your chat going from game to game in Live Chess when you play multiple games with the same opponent. Plus lots of other minor fixes and improvements! If you like this update, please consider giving us a fresh, five-star rating in the App Store. It's so helpful to us! Thanks!

Jan 31
2017
Version 3.5.11

Bug fixes and stability improvements in this update!

If you love the app, please consider giving it a fresh five-star rating in the App Store... It really helps! Thank you!

Jan 12
2017
Version 3.5.8

- Live Chess improvements, including more reliable player clocks
- You can once again use the Watch feature to observe your friends' Live games
- Fixed a bug which prevented some Diamond users from watching Video Lessons
- Other bug fixes and minor improvements

If you like this update, please consider giving us a fresh 5-star rating! It's very helpful, and we really appreciate it!

Dec 21
2016
Version 3.5.5

- Introducing "Guest mode": Chess fun with no log-in required!
- Improvements to Vision trainer, Member stats, News, and Articles
- Better Apple Watch alerts
- Look-and-feel enhancements everywhere!
- Bug fixes

If you love this update, please consider giving the app a fresh 5-star rating in the App Store... It really helps us out!

Oct 27
2016
Version 3.4.12

A few bug fixes, including a fix for Drills to allow users on older devices to enjoy this feature!

Oct 21
2016
Version 3.4.11

Some fun new features and improvements in this update - including support for Apple Watch (see below)! If you love this version, please consider giving us a fresh 5-star rating in the App Store... It helps us so much! Thanks - and happy chess!

- Improve your "board sense" with a fun new "Vision" feature!
- New Drills feature lets you practice key chess techniques!
- Now includes support for Apple Watch!
- Improved Player Stats
- Report problems/bugs with a new option in Settings
- Bug fixes & improvements throughout the app!

Aug 15
2016
Version 3.3.20

Bug fixes! If you love this app, please take a few seconds to give us a fresh 5-star rating in the App Store... It really helps us out!

Jul 26
2016
Version 3.3.14

A new version of the Chess.com app brings you dozens of bug fixes, interface and performance improvements and new features to make your chess more social and more fun! If you love this app, please give it a fresh 5-star rating or review - it really helps us out!

・New social and chat features! Tap your avatar during a game to send your opponent a quick message! Tap your opponent's avatar for other options.
・See previews of incoming game chat without leaving the board!
・Built-in chess-emoji!
・Vs Computer: Change difficulty & coaching features without starting a new game
・Improved computer-assisted and self-analysis features!
・Live Chess: Better performance & better stability!
・Lots of other improvements & fixes!

Apr 16
2016
Version 3.2.57

- Fixed a crash affecting some iOS 7 users
- General stability improvements

If you love our chess app, please consider giving it a fresh, 5-star rating or review. It really helps, and we appreciate it!

Apr 05
2016
Version 3.2.56

Fewer bugs and crashes, more stability and fun!

If you love this update, please consider giving us a fresh 5-star rating in the App Store... It really helps us out!

Feb 18
2016
Version 3.2.47

- Important bug fixes for Live Chess, and for iOS 7 users.

If you love this Chess app, please take a moment and give us a fresh five-star rating... It really helps us out! Thanks and enjoy your chess!

Jan 26
2016
Version 3.2.42

This new version of Chess - Play & Learn brings our wonderful users two very special gifts...

1. Many, many bug fixes... Hurray!
2. Support for iPad Pro!

If you love this update — or the Chess app in general — it would help us greatly if you would take a moment to post a fresh 5-star review or rating. Thank you.

Dec 16
2015
Version 3.2.37

** Critical Bug Fix: This update fixes a defect in our last version that caused the app to crash for some users on iOS 7. Our sincerest apologies! ***

Our latest update includes new features to help you improve your chess, as well as many other improvements and bug fixes!

- The new Computer Analysis feature will review your games in detail, revealing your mistakes and showing you the best moves!
- Sharpen your vision with cool new coaching features as you play vs the Computer opponent
- Set up custom positions to practice against, or use our menu of Key Positions to learn important chess techniques
- Tap on the header of the "Completed Games" section to get to the new Archive, and see *all* your past games
- Improved animations and transitions
- This app is faster and more stable than ever!
- Now optimized for iOS 9
- Dozens of bug fixes

Enjoy your chess!

(If you love this update, please consider giving us a new 5-star rating in the App Store. It really helps us out!)

Dec 12
2015
Version 3.2.34

Our latest update includes new features to help you improve your chess, as well as many other improvements and bug fixes!

- The new Computer Analysis feature will review your games in detail, revealing your mistakes and showing you the best moves!
- Sharpen your vision with cool new coaching features as you play vs the Computer opponent
- Set up custom positions to practice against, or use our menu of Key Positions to learn important chess techniques
- Tap on the header of the "Completed Games" section to get to the new Archive, and see *all* your past games
- Improved animations and transitions
- This app is faster and more stable than ever!
- Now optimized for iOS 9
- Dozens of bug fixes

Enjoy your chess!

(If you love this update, please consider giving us a new 5-star rating in the App Store. It really helps us out!)

Jul 23
2015
Version 3.1.10

This version brings Live Chess enhancements, lively Chess Forums, and a new & improved Watch feature, so you can observe real-time games by master players — or your friends! Plus DOZENS of cosmetic improvements, minor tweaks, and bug fixes.

If you love this new version, please consider helping us out with a fresh rating in the App Store. (It would really make our day.) Thank you.

May 06
2015
Version 3.0.57

Fixed a crash affecting some users in Live Chess. Stay tuned for some cool new features in our next update, coming soon!

Apr 22
2015
Version 3.0.56

- Hooray! The best chess app now supports iOS 7!
- Many improvements and bug-fixes!

Apr 01
2015
Version 3.0.53

- iPhone 6/6+ support!
- Messages!
- Play screen improvements
- See which opponents & friends are online
- Get PGN with the iOS "Copy" feature (under Share)
- FIXED: Unrated Live seeks
- Lots of other improvements and fixes!

Feb 13
2015
Version 3.0.40

Completely rebuilt to be fast, modern, and beautiful! Enjoy new features like Lessons, Articles, Stats, and more — all with a gorgeous new interface with many amazing themes to choose from. Love the updates? Please rate us! Have suggestions of what to add and improve? Let us know!

Oct 09
2014
Version 2.12.53

A special update for iOS 8, to fix a few bugs and smooth out some wrinkles... Live Chess players may once again use game chat without fear!

If this is your favorite chess app, please consider giving us a fresh 5-star review... We would do it for you!

Jul 17
2014
Version 2.12.48

Chess and music are perfect companions - so we promise not to pause your tunes when you open the app! If you like this update, please remember that a fresh 5-star rating really helps us... Thank you!

Jun 19
2014
Version 2.12.47

* Live Chess connection is faster than ever!
* Sounds now use App volume (not Ringer volume)
* A medley of bug-fixes

If you love this new version, please consider giving it a fresh 5-star review in the App Store... It's a huge help! Thanks!

Apr 30
2014
Version 2.12.40

Faster reconnects in Live Chess and a few bug fixes. Enjoy!
If you like this version, please consider giving us a fresh 5-star rating in the App Store. (It helps us a lot!) Thanks.

Apr 18
2014
Version 2.12.37

Rogue ads begone! We regret any intrusive "pop-up" ads you may have seen recently. In this version, we made it impossible for ads to appear while you are playing.

If you see any issues, please send details to mobile@chess.com. If you're enjoying the app, please give us a fresh 5-star review in the Store. (Hey, we'd do it for you!)

Apr 08
2014
Version 2.12.33

FIXED a sneaky Live Chess bug that sometimes prevented moves from showing up on the opponent's side. Much better now!

If you love this version, please consider leaving us a fresh 5-star review; it really helps us out! If you find any issues, give us a shout at mobile@chess.com. Thanks!

Apr 02
2014
Version 2.12.28

Fixed a bug that allowed a particular pop-up ad to appear in Live Chess games. (If you ever see an ad in the middle of a Live Chess game, please email us a screenshot at mobile@chess.com. That should NEVER happen!)

Mar 21
2014
Version 2.12.27

FIXED: Several issues that have been annoying Live Chess users recently. Sorry about that!

If you find problems, please tell us at mobile@chess.com!

Mar 15
2014
Version 2.12.21

FIXED - Live rematches unrated bug.
FIXED - Annoying issues navigating the Video Library.

Mar 10
2014
Version 2.12.19

Live Chess is faster than ever - and touch controls are enhanced for speed play! We also squashed a few minor bugs. Enjoy!

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