The online community quite possibly has the largest collection of chess players in the world. The internet is the perfect medium to challenge opponents with a wide range in skill from around the globe. If you’re not content with your local chess club, group of friends that play chess, or you’ve already beaten everyone in your family a dozen times, then take a dip into the vast knowledge of the online chess world.

Yahoo! Chess – One of the largest online gaming communities in the world. It has a vast array of games ranging from Chess, to Checkers, to online Bingo. You must be registered at Yahoo! to play.

Gameknot – Play chess online, free online chess games, bi-monthly tournaments, chess league, teams, chess club and more.

The Internet Chess Club – Serious chess. Serious fun!

Stan’s NetChess – Your Address for Correspondence Chess in the Internet Age

Play online chessat – Free Online Chess – Free Online Chess

FICS – Free Internet Chess Server – FICS is a server for chess players to play against each other over the internet. FICS supports tournaments, lectures, live game relays, chess variants (bughouse, suicide crazyhouse..) and lots more.

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