What's New

Bug fixes and performance improvements

App Description

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.

Download Chess with Friends Free and start playing today!


• “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

Already a fan of the game?

• Join the community on Facebook to discuss the game, give feedback and find more friends to play https://www.facebook.com/ChessWithFriends
• Follow us on twitter http://twitter.com/ChessWFriends 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 http://m.zynga.com/legal/terms-of-service.
• For specific information about how Zynga collects and uses personal or other data, please read our privacy policy at http://m.zynga.com/privacy/policy. 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.

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 16, 2011 New version 4.05
  • August 06, 2011 New version 4.06
  • September 15, 2011 New version 4.07
  • October 07, 2011 New version 4.08
  • March 06, 2012 New version 4.09
  • April 17, 2012 New version 4.11
  • May 23, 2012 New version 4.12
  • July 18, 2012 New version 4.13
  • August 14, 2012 New version 4.14
  • September 28, 2012 New version 4.15
  • November 30, 2012 New version 4.16
  • August 23, 2013 New version 4.17
  • September 27, 2013 New version 4.18
  • April 04, 2014 New version 4.19
  • July 23, 2014 New version 4.21
  • August 27, 2014 New version 4.22
  • November 26, 2014 New version 4.24
  • February 10, 2015 New version 4.25
  • March 26, 2015 New version 4.26
  • April 27, 2015 New version 4.27
  • August 06, 2015 New version 4.29