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Description

Test your chess skills against the World Champion of Chess, Magnus Carlsen! Join players from all around the globe of all skill levels who already Play Magnus for free! All players can qualify to play against Magnus IN PERSON at the yearly Play Live Challenge event.

Play Magnus is recommended by America’s Foundation for Chess - First Move.


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.


PLAY AGAINST MAGNUS LIVE
Join the Play Live Challenge for a chance to play against Magnus live at a secret location every year. The contest is free to join!


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!

What’s New

Version 3.12.1

Changed the way you invite Facebook friends.
Updated App Information on the App Store.

Like our app? Rate it and spread the love! See something we should improve? We’re ready to help you at feedback@playmagnus.com

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
82 Ratings

82 Ratings

st_miko ,

Last update

App was great, but few minutes ago I did an update. Since then it doesn’t want to open. Maybe some patch?

Developer Response ,

Hi there, thanks for reaching out and sorry you had to experience crashes. This is a known bug so please keep an eye out for updates. It'll hopefully solve the issue! Thanks. - Janina from Play Magnus

Playa1337911124 ,

Great

Great game but a bit dufficult.

688dfvfhh ,

Hate the interface look

Dark and boring

Developer Response ,

Hi there, sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy it more. If you have any specific issues you’d like us to look into or features you’d like us to add, feel free to let us know at feedback@playmagnus.com anytime. Thanks!
- Michelle from Play Magnus

Information

Provider
Play Magnus AS
Size
162.9 MB
Category
Games
Compatibility

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Languages

English, French, German, Italian, Norwegian Bokmål, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish

Age Rating
4+
Copyright
Price
Free
In-App Purchases
  1. Video: The Evergreen Game 8,99 zł
  2. Video: Magic by Mikhail Tal 8,99 zł
  3. Video: Check & Checkmate 8,99 zł

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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