What's New

Native iPad Pro Support!
New look and Feel in the Store
- Added a what's new section to highlight the latest releases.
- Added publisher logos to enable you to quickly identify your favorite publishers
Added ChessPublishing.com Magazine Subscriptions
Added 3D Touch home screen menu
Added 3D Touch to 'My Books' and 'Store'
Have ideas for other uses of 3D Touch in the app? Let us know!
Bug fixes
- Fixed: Castling not allowed when it should be
- Fixed: En Passant crash
- Fixed: Board coordinates wrong when board is flipped

App Description

Forward Chess is an Interactive reader of chess books. Play through the lines in the book, or try your own, it's like having a chess board and a chess book in the palm of your hand.

Forward Chess includes the ability to purchase over 100 chess eBooks through our In-App Store. Check it out. Our collection is growing weekly!

Forward Chess also contains the following subscription options
- ChessPublishing's monthly periodical for the latest in opening theory
- We offer a choice of 4 different auto-renewing subscriptions
- 1 Section for 1 Year @ $19.99 USD
- 3 Sections for 1 Year @ $39.99 USD
- 6 Sections for 1 Year @ $69.99 USD
- 12 Sections for 1 Year @ $99.99 USD
- Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
- Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal
- Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase
- No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period
- Links to Your Privacy Policy and Terms of Use
- Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication.

Forward Chess takes your privacy seriously See our privacy policy here: http://forwardchess.com/privacy.html

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 15, 2014 Initial release
  • July 25, 2014 New version 1.3
  • September 19, 2014 New version 1.4.1
  • May 06, 2015 New version 1.5
  • June 23, 2015 New version 1.6
  • June 28, 2015 New version 1.7
  • February 05, 2016 New version 1.8