What's New

Fixed a bug that would prevent moving the pieces when using tap/tap moves.

App Description

A beautiful and elegant chess application for the casual player.

John Gruber of Daring Fireball: “Without question the best iPhone chess game”.

Playing chess has never been a more pleasant experience. On any platform! Everything is beautifully rendered; from the board and pieces to the way they animate.

Deep Green for iOS is the successor to the multi-award winning Newton version.

If you like Deep Green, please rate it on the App Store.

FEATURES:

- Play against engine or human, or engine vs. engine
- Adjustable engine strength
- Concentration setting allowing the engine to play more like a human
- Manual board setup
- Game playback (first/previous/next/last position, auto-playback, drag slider)
- Replay of last move
- Move suggestion (animated on board)
- Take back (undo, all the way back to start)
- Free choice between tap/tap and drag/drop moving (no need to set preference)
- Display of captured pieces
- Smooth animations everywhere
- Game and state saved between program sessions
- Rich, analog-type sounds (optional)
- Callout notification for check, stalemate, and checkmate, (optional)
- Vibration on check, stalemate and checkmate, (optional)¹
- Board coordinates (optional)
- Board auto-rotation (optional)
- Clean and beautiful user interface
- Two built-in skins
- And more…

¹) Vibration is only available if the iOS device is capable of it.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 19, 2011 New version 1.2
  • July 09, 2010 New version 1.1.4
  • July 24, 2009 New version 1.1.3
  • July 09, 2009 New version 1.1.2
  • May 10, 2009 New version 1.1
  • January 10, 2009 New version 1.0.2
  • January 01, 2009 Price increase: $4.99 -> $7.99
  • December 31, 2008 New version 1.0.1
  • June 25, 2011 New version 1.2
  • February 17, 2015 New version 1.2.1
  • November 15, 2015 New version 1.2.2
  • January 29, 2016 New version 1.2.3

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