19482 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I actually play matches with two guys who have a rating at live chess far below 1000. They play really cruel chess. But at Online Chess the are real chess wizards, making nearly no mistakes. On guy has an online rating of 1800, the other 1948!!!
That really p..... me off, becaue i know, i have no chance versus them.
i dont wanna play a whole match against a computer
I dont know, why these "players" or better program users are so eager to let a machine win chess games for them?
Can anybody tell me, if computer assistance is allowed at chess.com?
Thanks alot for your feedback!
its funny how chess.com bans people who dont cheat but doesnt ban people who do cheat. I do thank chess.com for making me into an intermediate player but if you want to move to the GM level go to ICC or playchess.com. Icc has lectures from Kamsky, Akobian, Svidler, yasser Seriwan and also offer simulation to the first 30 players everyday with GM's. Playchess.com has super GM's playing everyday rated over 2700 FIDE- Short, Kasparov, Mcshane, topalov, Leko, and Rajabov.
Chess.com please show respect and remember paying customers are always right
Not all paying customers are right. Some of them get banned for cheating.
Chess.com makes an effort to police turn based games, live chess, and the forums. They can't catch every violation. If you think someone is violating site rules, have you tried submitting a report to staff? And if yes, what was the outcome?
Submit a ticket if you believe you have been cheated (be reasonable though).
It's not allowed. If you look through the rules it's in there, but I must say it's not said explicitly on sign up, which would be better. You can use theory but you can't actually check your moves with an engine. An engine user with a rating of 1950 is of course ridiculous. Maybe this person is using a 20 year old machine from a flea market? The ratings here are quite generous. It should be no problem at all to get to 2300-2400 rating or up if you're cheating.
"Next: Titled Tuesday Tournament - Host IM Danny Rensch "
Ideas Behind the Pirc - Yasser Seirawan
by Jion_Wansu a few minutes ago
by go_pin a few minutes ago
Prosecution against pdela
by millionairesdaughter a few minutes ago
by Jion_Wansu 2 minutes ago
Players going on vacation in a no-vacation tournament?
by Troll4ever22 3 minutes ago
3/3/2015 - Mate in 3
by sdtmcn 3 minutes ago
Estimate my rating based on 'play magnus' app
by Jion_Wansu 4 minutes ago
by Jion_Wansu 6 minutes ago
by Troll4ever22 7 minutes ago
How to move further?
by notmtwain 10 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!