The best app for chess lovers: Play against AI or online at FICS or ICC Play against AI - Selectable ELO Levels to adjust playing strength, from 500 to 2100, on 50 ELO points steps - Selectable time per move: changing the ELO and the time ...Read more
The best app for chess lovers: Play against AI or online at FICS or ICC
Play against AI
- Selectable ELO Levels to adjust playing strength, from 500 to 2100, on 50 ELO points steps - Selectable time per move: changing the ELO and the time per move, lots of difficulty levels can be selected - Opening book with more than 30.000 positions: ensures variated funny games - Can undo/redo all moves - Send PGN by email: This way, you can analyze later your games on your PC - Graphical setup board, also can edit position’s FEN notation - On closing, saves the current game and it is loaded when the application is restarted
- Play on internet at freechess.org (FICS) or at chessclub.com (ICC) - Play as guest or as a registered user - Seek/offer match rated and unrated - View seeks posted by other users. Can sort seek list by username, rating or game time - Takeback, draw, abort, resign and rematch options while playing - Play, Finger and Observe, can also observe LectureBot on FICS or play ProblemBot/TrainingBot on ICC - Observe current played games in the chess server or follow highest rated games - Messages: read and send messages to other users - Game History: you can examine or send by email all your played games - Console to see server output and to send commands, also for chatting with other users - Timeseal (FICS) and Timestamp (ICC): avoids lag problems - Premove option: You can introduce the next movement in your opponent’s turn - Option to confirm the move before sending it to the server. Forward and Backward buttons are converted on Confirm/Cancel buttons - Supports wild chess variants: Atomic, Losers, Suicide and Chess960
- 2900+ chess problems to solve looking for the best moves: problems collected by Uwe Auerswald, from Germany - Selectable problem difficult (Easy, Medium and Hard Problems)
Simple PGN browser, allows you to open PGN files from SD card or from your email
And with the Best Interface
- 2D/3D board - Clean, simple and intuitive interface (options appear after pressing the “MENU” key) - Move by dragging and dropping the piece with useful guide lines - Also move by tapping the origin and the destiny squares or with the trackball - Portrait and Landscape mode - Shows legal moves (as yellow traslucid squares) - Highlights last move (with a yellow arrow or a coloured squarem, can be configured with a settings option), also move hints (as a green arrow) after a request in the menu - Many piece sets and board styles - Shows a dot in the side to move and can show board coordinates - The material gauge indicates the material advantage using this piece values: Pawn=1 Knight=3 Bishop=3 Rook=5 Queen=9. Click on the gauge to show/hide the captured pieces difference - Shows captured pieces advantage for each one of the sides (as an example if black captured 3 pawns and whites 2, it shows an advantage of 1 white pawn for blacks) - Speaks moves, checks and game results - Different sounds for moves, captures and checks, also vibration - Option to keep the screen on while playing
You can try the Free version with ads first
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UPDATED ON: Nov 23, 2015
INSTALLATIONS: 10,000 - 50,000
LATEST VERSION: 5.1.1
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 2.3 and up
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