Free online Chess server. Play Chess now in a clean interface. No registration, no ads, no plugin required. Play Chess with the computer, friends or random opponents.
Play
Create a game Tournament Simultaneous exhibitions
Learn
Chess basics Puzzles Practice Coordinates Study Coaches
Watch
Lichess TV Current games Streamers Broadcasts (beta) Video library
Community
Players Teams Forum Questions & Answers
Tools
Analysis board Board editor Import game Advanced search
Sign in
Reconnecting
Puzzle of the day
White to play
More » Open tournaments
More » Simultaneous exhibitions
More » Latest forum posts
  1. Analysis of Game with Endgame … InnateAluminum @DivineMoves (#2) Thanks, I missed that mate completely! 48. Ra7…
  2. Giri v.Carlsen CharlieL I'm shocked and demand FIDE strip Carlsen of his WC title immediately.
  3. Analysis of Game with Endgame … DivineMoves For a faster mate: Instead of 43.f4 you had 43.Rfg7+ Kf8 44.Rg8# :)…
  4. Giri v.Carlsen mdinnerspace There is no requirement to announce "j'adoube" before a game begins. T…
  5. Giri v.Carlsen CM Sarg0n Practically such things around move 0/1 are never complained about. It…
  6. Giri v.Carlsen Vempele Do you mean Carlsen was doing it while Giri was playing his move? Not …
  7. Need your help badly! mstef I love your streams. I don't have a Twitter account though. Can you vo…
  8. Liked Old Zen Mode Better farmersrice I feel the same. Sometimes I want to say "hi" before the start of the …
  9. Need your help badly! NeverBeenTimid Lichess gang, assemble! https://i.imgur.com/tBFuhRs.gif We got …
  10. Need your help badly! IM mostrovski Hey, guys! I know it's probably not the right place to post it, but I …
  11. Liked Old Zen Mode Better mermentau To me it was better when you could mouse over and see chat, player, an…
  12. Penguin GM comical voices whil… PinguOnProbation He himself also makes 3 voices, one where he screeches when mad, anoth…
  13. Flip the chessboard by keyboard teerdurchzogen Yes! I would much appreciate that.
  14. My best game so far... Winning… circleVIII I don't know that your opponent completely blundering the entire game …
  15. Giri v.Carlsen circleVIII This is highly unreasonable. Players are permitted to adjust their pie…
  16. Giri v.Carlsen worstplayerever73060 Giri moved 1.e4 whilst Carlsen adjusted his not-pawns. I think Carlsen…
  17. Losing streaks Mollus Bullet is a lot about concentration because you have to evaluate a lot…
  18. Losing streaks JMTromp my rating gose from 1750 high for me to 1300 low for me, it all depens…
  19. Losing streaks Rrhyddhad Yesterday I lost 124 bullet points. Today I gained 125. It happens…
  20. Losing streaks CM Sarg0n Pulling the plug earlier seems reasonable.
More » Latest updates
Join the Lichess Streamer Community

Taking chess streaming to a whole new level!

Lichess Variant Revolutions

24-hour prize tournaments for every variant!

Lichess End of the Year Update

We wrap up 2017 by reviewing our latest updates!