Play online games (chess, Go & poker holdem) on your mobile phone, ie. Iphone, Google Phone, HTC, Blackberry or Samsung or any device that you can connect to the world wide web, please just connect through the
mobile form to use the slight interface, or install one of the FICGS android apps from Google Play Store to make it even easier.
This is the very last chess move played in game 116263 at FICGS.
Here you get the opportunity to play rated correspondence chess, internet chess & advanced chess (also named freestyle chess) tournaments for free. It is also possible to play Go (weiqi, baduk) games online, round-robin tournaments & championships with an ELO rating and rank from 21 kyu to 9 dan. Go is an ancient asian game, firstly very appreciated in China, Korea & Japan, now in America and Europe. It is probably the oldest and most complex game ever created.
Last but not least, you can play poker holdem heads up tournaments and a unique championship in 2 rounds. Finally, the most addicted players will find a few chess variants like Big Chess, Fischer random chess (chess 960), thematic chess tournaments on various openings, tournaments played without chess engines and so on... Thus, all major board games are playable online at the Free Internet Correspondence Games Server (FICGS).
The use of all chess engines & databases is authorized and encouraged to reach the highest levels. This way, many FICGS games played by the greatest players regularly enter major correspondence chess databases. Stockfish, Houdini, Rybka, Komodo or even AlphaZero are welcome on the chess board. CrazyStone, DeepZen, Fuego, SmartGo & AlphaGo are welcome on the goban. Any poker holdem engine can be used too.