Back in the summer I bought an iPad and got the chess.com app. Really loved it and I use it every day. I had a question and request for it though.
My question is when you're playing the computer it seams to always use the same opening. I was wondering if it's possible to choose the opening you would play against.
My request would be in a further update to add two features to the app - chess mentor and the game explorer. I use these constantly and while you can access them via the website in safari, it would be awesome to see them implemented in a richer way on the app.
What are the communities thoughts on that? Any other suggestions?
Hello xandorius, when playing against the computer, you can switch sides (3rd icon on the app screen) and take back moves (6th icon), so with a bit of fiddling about you can in practice force it to play any opening you want.
[EDIT] I've just noticed you can also set up a position which is probably a much easier way of achieving the same thing!