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Live Chess app review: compete against real Chess players online



The Live Chess app is no longer in iTunes but you can find an alternative chess app on our iPhone list. You can also find all the best iPhone apps on our applists. We have also reviewed these chess apps or check out our iPhone app reviews:-

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Chess is one of the most popular games in the worlds. Dreamonline, Inc has developed a chess app called Live Chess that is tailored to connect all chess players in various parts of the world. It is compatible with iPhone and iPad devices. Currently, the app is only available in two languages, Japanese and English. The many downloads and positive reviews that it has amassed online are enough proof to show that it delivers on its promises. Let's examiner further to see if it's the best iOS chess app

Live Chess


Play Chess against Real Players Online

Live Chess is a third-generation iOS app that is tailored to bring together millions of Chess players from all across the globe. As the name suggests, users are able to play against real people through the Internet. There is no limit on the number of challenges or games that you can play in a day; however, your device needs to be connected to a fast and reliable Internet connection to get timely updates whenever your opponent makes a move.

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It has innovative, original, and captivating graphics that will make the game more fun and addictive. You do not need any prior experience to navigate the interface as it is clearly demarcated. All you need to do is log in, choose your opponent, and start playing.

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Best Features

Facebook connect is one of the features that place Live Chess miles ahead of other similar applications in the world. All players who have Facebook accounts can connect with Live Chess. You can also post feeds on your profile from the app.

There is also an Add-on system that is tailored to ensure that you get maximum utility from the app by providing new add-ons that enhances performance and functionalism of the app. These add-ons are available in the In-App store. For instance, Class Match add-on will enable you to join a class match and your goal is S class. In total, there are seven different classes that you can join. Your winning rate will determine if you get demoted or upgraded from one class to another.

Game Notation management is another essential add-on that is designed to help players save move histories for future reference. You can send your game notation via email in PGN format.

To make it even more fun and interactive, there is a chat room where users can give a running commentary of live games in real time. You can save the moves that you see to gather more insights on how to improve your skills.

The graphics are in 2D/3D with the Retina display to ensure that you get a clear view of the board whether you are online or offline.

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Live Chess


Pros and Cons


  • Connects players from all across the globe
  • Offers seven different leagues/classes that you can join
  • Three different gaming levels
  • Supports multitasking


  • Your device has to be connected to the Internet

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Final Thoughts

Live Chess is an awesome application that you can use to test your skills by playing chess against other experienced or new players from all across the globe.

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