TRAIN CHESS WITH MAGNUS AS YOUR COACH
To become the best, you must train with the best. That is why an important part of the app is Magnus teaching you to become a better chess player. After explaining the basics to beginners, including how to play chess and how the chess pieces move, he gives you tips and tricks on tactics and strategies to help you on your way to becoming a Grand Master… or just winning your next chess game! Expect to flex your mental muscle!
CUSTOM CHESS ENGINE TUNED TO PLAY LIKE MAGNUS
Our custom-built chess engine is fine-tuned to play like Magnus. You’ll probably struggle against the 28-year-old version, but the odds are in your favor against 5-year-old Magnus. Expect to also get acquainted with his personality and the occasional tongue-in-cheek comment.
CONNECT WITH FRIENDS
Get detailed statistics. Compare with your friends. Share your victories. Unlock achievements. Track your rating!
UP YOUR GAME
Play to become a better chess player, no matter your skill level. Enjoy a simple, engaging and fun experience where you can play chess online when it suits you. Put Magnus in your pocket — play any time!
WANT MORE CHESS TRAINING?
Try our other award-winning app — Magnus Trainer, to get even more chess coaching from Magnus himself. It’s a new and better way to learn and train chess with Chess World Champion Magnus Carlsen!
We've improved the layout and done some stability repairs under the hood, and this is just a taste of what's coming!
Thank you so much for your support, and we hope you enjoy this version as much as we do!
Oh, we almost forgot to tell you. Undo's are free now, no need to spend Brain Power on it. However, you won't get into the high score lists using undo's.
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
A real experience
I’m 12 years old and I was able to beat Magnus age 10. It was close though. I love chess and this app.
Lots of fun
I was mediocre at chess, but I can already see an improvement in my playing! It’s easy to use, I learn how to play better, and it’s chess! What’s not to like?
Best chess app out there
- Play Magnus AS
- 169.8 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
English, French, German, Italian, Norwegian Bokmål, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish
- Age Rating
- © 2020 Play Magnus AS
- In-App Purchases
- 77 Extra Levels $6.99
- Magnometer Unlimited Use $9.99
- Brain Power ×500 $0.99
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.