App Reviews Play Chess Online on iPhone

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Chess is one of the most popular board games around. It can be quite addictive and give your brain a good workout as well. ChessBase is behind some of the best desktop and mobile chess applications on the market. But it also has one of the biggest chess servers people can take advantage of to play chess online. for iPhone gives you access to that and a whole lot more.

PlayChess reportedly has thousands of users for you to play against everyday. You can play Blitz and slow games against others or watch how some of the pros are doing it. Want to challenge someone badly? You can send your challenges with your favorite time control to others. I like the fact that live grandmaster games are covered in this app.

Those of you who have played with ChessBase games in the past are going to find’s interface quite familiar. The app includes elegant boards, different chess pieces, and board sounds. Landscape and portrait viewing modes are available too.

If you need an app to play chess online, look no further than It makes a great pickup for ChessBase fans too.

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