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Chess With Friends Free

By Zynga Inc.

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Take no prisoners and protect your King at all costs! Brought to you by the makers of Words with Friends, Chess with Friends Free is the best way to play Chess on iOS. Connect with friends and challenge them to one of the oldest, most popular games in the world. Play multiple games at the same time, track your moves and improve your stats.

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• “Chess With Friends is hands down the best Chess game currently available in the App Store, because it was designed from the ground up to make multiplayer Chess easily accessible for all...” – OS X Reality

• “All in all, Chess With Friends is easily the most accessible and elegant form of Chess for the iPhone available, and it’s now free. Yes please.” – AppleInsider



• Connect with Facebook to play family and friends, or find and challenge a random opponent

• View your win, loss and draw stats to track your game play

• Relive the glory by replaying moves in existing and past games

• Encourage, boast or taunt your opponent with in-game chat
• Play multiple games at once across multiple mobile platforms

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• Join the community on Facebook to discuss the game, give feedback and find more friends to play
• Follow us on twitter for all of the latest news

If you like Chess With Friends, try our online word game, Word Streak With Friends.

• Use of this application is governed by the Zynga Terms of Service. These Terms are available through the License Agreement field below, and at
• For specific information about how Zynga collects and uses personal or other data, please read our privacy policy at Zynga’s Privacy Policy is also available through the Privacy Policy field below.
• This game does permit a user to connect to social networks, such as Facebook, and as such players may come into contact with other people when playing this game.
• Terms of Service for Social Networks you connect to in this game may also apply to you.
• You will be given the opportunity to participate in special offers, events, and programs from Zynga Inc. and its partners.
• Must be 13+ to play.

What's New in Version 4.30

Bug fixes and performance improvements

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Customer Reviews

Pretty satisfactory

I bit the bullet and paid the small fee for the ad-less version of the app, and I definitely don't regret it. That's the plus; having bought the app, I can play multiple games at once and don't have to wait a few second in-between viewing each game due to ads.

The downside is of the app is that the developers for some reason or another have given a certain amount of stat analysis capabilities to Samsung users, however as an IPhone user I am unable to utilize the feature. One example off the top of my head is that sometimes an opponent of mine will be able to see my win/loss/draw record, but I cannot do the same, as I am on IPhone and he is on Samsung. I would definitely urge Zynga to add these features because I (and likely others) think this is pretty lame.
Overall though, good app with mostly friendly opponents. I enjoy meeting new people from around the globe and this app offers a cool way to do so.

I can play again!

Excellent game! I can finally play chess again after many years. I don't have time to bring out a board and sit with a friend a play for 3 hours but here I can make a move in a game and go on to other things. I have up to like 5 days to make a move or play an entire game in one sitting. If it's been a day or two I can press the back button and forward button to see each move in the game and remember why I was making the moves that I was making and get back in rhythm. Easy to find friends or random opponents.

Great game

If you like to play chess with friends or random opponents and need nothing else for the app to perform, then this game/app should do it for you. No bugs/glitches or anything of that sort.
I do have the "chess pro" app that I did pay a good price for, and I love the coaching, the many different difficulty settings, the option to customize how pieces are setup etc., but there isn't an option to play online opponents and so If you are looking for a chess game with "chess pro" like details then this chess app isn't it. Otherwise I do recommend "chess with friends"!

Chess With Friends Free
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  • Free
  • Category: Games
  • Updated:
  • Version: 4.30
  • Size: 22.6 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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