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*** Note there is also a free version of Chess By Post that is ad-supported. This paid version has no advertisements *** Play correspondence chess with real people! Challenge your friends to friendly games or play ranked matches against random opponents of similar skill levels. Play as many simultaneous games as your want!Automatic push notifications will let you know when you have moves waiting!Improve your ranking by playing ranked games against comparable opponents. Skill ranking updates using the classic Elo rating system to adjust your rank when you win or lose. A leaderboard view shows you how you compare to the top players.Chess By Post is perfect for players of all skill levels because your matched opponent's skill level will be adapted based on your own skill level.Create a local hand-off game and play your friend by passing the phone back and forth.Features:----------Tracks your skill level over time-Matches you with similar skilled opponents-Head to head stats-Freely move pieces to plan strategies-Take notes on games to remember strategies-In-game chat message board-In-game move histories for easy review-Ratings leaderboard-Local hand-off games can be played offline-Use Facebook to find friends to play
What's new in this version:
+ Introducing Move Planner! Freely move pieces in a game to try out possible strategies before submitting and see how the game might unfold!+ Make notes about games to remember your strategy+ New wooden board option+ Automatically detects stalemates on threefold repetition and insufficient material+ Flip the pieces upside down in the hand-off mode when it is blacks turn+ Fix so that opening the game after a game finishes does not cause a crash+ Fix so stalemate results don't show as a loss in ga... See all new features »