the features of myChess.de
with its various tools myChess.de provides a wide range of possibilities for playing chess and chess960 online.
This programme has been geared towards the needs of online chess players
no matter what level they are on.
combines the idea of playing chess over great distances with
the possibilities of the internet: you can play games of Chess
or Chess960 via e-mail or log in to myChess.de, retrieve
your data and play from any computer in the world.
addition to enjoying the game, the social component of chess has
been taken into account, so myChess.de provides various means
of communication such as a forum for discussions.
From the other players´ contributions
in the forum you will be linked to their profiles and games directly.
You can see whether other chess
players are online, arrange and organise your own single- and
team tournaments and, of course, take part in tournaments, browse
and much more...
innovation of this programme is a versatile game search engine with
which you can search the myChess.de database for particular
openings (ECO), positions (FEN) or series of moves (PGN) or our
which already contains more than 2.000 openings or:
Live-Chess-Modul for all who like playing a little bit faster.
develop the programme further and improve it we find it especially
important to have close contact and active communication with the
Just drop by in our chess
forum and see for yourself!
survey of myChess.de´s essential tools:
interface; actions can be started and the figures can be moved
by drag & drop or by clicking the figure and than the target field
chessboard can be shifted to view the opponent´s pieces
between different sets of pieces
your favorite colours for the squares of your chessboard.
- choose your personal skin for myChess.de.
checkmate, draw and stalemate are identified automatically
en passant, 50 moves-rule, positions repeated 3 times
PGN- and FEN-notation
(including download-link for single games as well as for all games
of a player)
and already finished games can be viewed live
feature for all games
pieces are shown
are managed automatically
holiday rules for each player: 6 weeks a year
organisation of players and games
member can challenge and be challenged. Challenges can also be
who is no member can also be challenged via e-mail.
member can introduce himself to the others on a personal page
by putting a picture and a text there, including all his games
move can be commented
with many special functions
game can be commented on publicly in the forum
e-mail will be sent to you if one of your opponents has made a move
(can be switched off)
message-center to administrade all your messages and mails.
can optionally switch on an acoustic live notification about your
opponent´s next moves
notification mail contains a link that will lead you to your chessboard
directly without having to log in
has its own myELO - rating system (myELO works
analogous to the official ELO calculation algorithm) containing
a list of the best players/ high score list
can see your myELO-rating after each game and the anticipated
myELO-change for your current game
each challenge both opponents can look at their anticipated myELO-change
graphic shows each players´ development in myELO
player can organise different tournaments as a tournament secretary
lists for each tournament contain links to all games and players
can participate in tournaments
full members: you can optionally get a higher contingent of games
are automatically being classified according to their ECO-key
full members: you can use the search engine for games using different
filtering criteria (ECO, PGN, FEN (positions) etc.)
library with more than 2,000 different openings and variants for
tournaments and games
full member can found his own chessclub or become a member of
an existing one.
chesscub is able to pick teams out of its members in order to
take part in team tournaments.
analysis: display and analyse the openings of each player.
between different world time zones in order to adapt all dates
and times to your local time zone.
- Chess 960
and Client - support. Easy to use for example with shareware client
mobile.myChess.de for mobile gaming.
- RSS-Feeds: news from the chess forum, the last games and actual tournament-announcements.
- Twitter support. You can now connect directly with your Twitter account and tweet your new games, moves or tournaments. new
more questions? You can contact our team by using the mail
to service form
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my.Chess.de no extra fees are raised for each tournament
or game in addition to your monthly fee. As a full member, you
can play 10 single games (+5 free games against @-members) at
once and also 22 games in tournaments at once as well as organise
tournaments. (You can raise the number of games you can play at
once and book additional amounts of 10 at 0,33EUR/month each.)
merely raise a member fee of 0.99 EUR/month, payable one year
in advance starting on the day of your registration. ... No, this
isn't a misprint: 0,99 EUR/month including VAT (value-added taxes).
You can subscribe quickly and securely from PayPal
(an ebay-company) hosted and SSL-secured payment pages or remit
the money to our ban account. If you want
to do so, please sign
up as an @-member first and upgrade to full membership in
a second step.
- As a full member you can lead tournaments and you can use
all tools provided, for example the game serach engine, which allows you to search the myChess.de game database with
84560 games for moves (PGN), positions (FEN) and ECO opening keys. Your games will be rated within the myELO-rating system
and you will find yourself in the myELO-Hall of Fame. You can have a look at your graphical displayed
myELO-development. You can found your own chessclub and take part in team tournaments. ...