LightFICS is a chess app to play on FreeChess.org (aka FICS) free internet chess server.
It offers a minimalistic look in order to maximize concentration on a chess game.
The FreeChess.org server has one of the longest histories in online chess.
The LightFICS software makes it extremely easy to come and play there for a newcomer.
With just a single click you can start a new game, because after some initial setup
the app remembers your password and your game search parameters.
While alternatives like Babas chess offer a plethora of advanced features
they can go over the top for a beginner or a casual player.
This online chess application is made specifically for such people who want to try FICS,
or are used playing FICS on another platform and want to start simple.
+ remembers your password and connects automatically to the free internet chess server
+ one-click button starts an online chess game based on your preferred parameters
+ can export game moves for analysis using copy-paste
+ supports fullscreen chess board
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
Awful FICS interface
No sound, can’t see challenges that are out there, can’t see moves, no configurations available. I want my money back. Very bad app
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.