Chess-wise — play online chess

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117 reviews
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About this game

Playing chess with Chess-wise is more than just making moves. Chess-wise contains many features not found in other chess apps:

Play a game.
Play either against the engine, or against someone else.

FICS + Multi
Play online at FICS (with over 100 players available at any time) or turn-by-turn on the Multi game server.

Annotate a game.
Add comments and side-lines to a game.

Game databases.
Play through grandmaster chess games.

Browse the opening book.
See which opening lines are popular.

Endgame tablebases.
Play the endgames perfectly.

Try to solve the chess puzzles without using a hint.

Player index.
Check out the player info of hundreds of grandmasters.

Regular updates will ensure that Chess-wise will stay the best free chess app for Android.

Please send your questions and feature requests to:
If you find a bug, please let us know at:

Updated on
Oct 29, 2017

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Personal info
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

101 reviews
nnamdi eric
April 25, 2021
I can't even rate this app because it seems to me that the developers don't know what they are doing . After purchasing it I can't still play games with my registered account only guest account works. I emailed the developer several times and got nothing. I thought they could fix this.
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A Google user
December 6, 2018
it doesn't work properly. you start playing and suddenly the app gives you a draw. it use to happen when I purchased this app on my BlackBerry. having an android I really did hope would change this but no. if it can be rectified then I would purchase this again
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Marcel Nijman
December 13, 2018
please send me an example game where this happens
Kulfred Fred