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Next year, most web browsers will no longer support Flash, so we will be removing all Flash-based games from the Arena over the next several weeks. We have many other games we think you'll enjoy, like Chess -- which you can try here!​

Online Chess Game


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Online Chess Game Overview

Chess is an all-time favorite board game in the United States. New to chess hames? Don't worry, we have clear chess rules explained in our menu. You can enjoy playing chess against computer or other real players. In our free chess game, you can join different tables to play or observe. If you are a chess expert, put yourself up for a challenge and list your name on the leadership board

History of Chess Games

Did you know the history of chess can be traced back to 1,500 years ago? It originated either in China or India. In the past, people focused on quick, tactical moves when playing chess games. Starting in the 19th century, people became more serious and started focusing on strategies behind the game. The first official World Chess Championship was hosted in 1886. Thanks to technological advancement, chess computer programs can now beat grand masters easily. Still, chess remains people's favorite pastime internationally.

Play this free chess game and see if you can beat the computer!

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