lichess Free Online Chess for iOS


Developer's Description

Built for the love of chess, this app is open source and free for all.- 50 000 individual users daily and growing fast.- Play bullet, blitz, classical, and correspondence chess.- Play multiple games simultaneously.- Find players, follow players and see your online friends- Challenge players- Chat with your opponent.- Get training with chess puzzles- Over The Board mode to play offline with a friend.- Offline AI mode.- Board editor and from position games- Available in 80 languages. Chess variants are supported! Try them all:- Chess960: pieces on the home rank are randomised.- King Of The Hill: bring your king to the center to win.- Threecheck: check the opponent king three times.- Antichess: lose all your pieces to win.- Atomic Chess: nuke the opponent.- Horde: destroy the horde to win.- Racing Kings: Race your king to the eighth rank to win. Just like, this application is open source, and respects user freedom. It is entirely free and without ads, now and forever.Learn more about lichess philosophy: code of the mobile application: code of the website and server: help keep the servers alive: thanks to the volunteers behind this app:- Vincent Velociter (lead dev) Renaud Bressand (design) Thibault Duplessis (dev) out the app page on, and follow us on twitter for updates:

Full Specifications

What's new in version 3.0.0

- Replaced AI engine with Stockfish- Offline games supports now multi-variants. AI supports Chess 960 and OTB supports all variants already available online!- Analysis supports all variants too- List of friends is now always available. You can challenge them any time- You can import game in PGN format in analysis board- Many other improvements- Many bug fixes


Release May 2, 2016
Date Added March 3, 2015
Version 3.0.0

Operating Systems

Operating Systems iOS
Additional Requirements Compatible with: ipad2wifi, ipad23g, iphone4s, ipadthirdgen, ipadthirdgen4g, iphone5, ipodtouchfifthgen, ipadfourthgen, ipadfourthgen4g, ipadmini, ipadmini4g


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