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Game Description

Chess Multiplayer: Match wits with another human player in this free online chess game!

Play chess online against a computer opponent or another human player for free. Enjoy one of the most popular games in human history on the LA Times website. Choose the difficulty level from easy to expert and immediately start testing your strategy skills.

Never played chess before? Not a problem! Start with the Chess Tutorial that will lead you through all the pieces, moves, and tactics of the game. The goal is to capture your opponent’s “king” by moving your pieces over the board. In case you forget any of the rules, you can use the How To section any time to refresh your memory.

Or, are you an experienced, competitive chess player who is looking for strong players to improve your skills? You can play versus AI opponents, invite your friends to the multiplayer version or choose another real human player. The scores and the leaderboard will help you choose an appropriate opponent.

Play online chess from a PC, tablet or a smartphone via any browser, any time, for free. The game will work well on both your computer and your phone. Try our free, fun multiplayer chess on LA Times right now!

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