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1 point by freechessclub 78 days ago | link | parent

Hi,

The Free Chess Club Team here. We made a web app to play online chess on FICS — one of the oldest internet chess server out there. FICS (the free alternative to ICC) has been around since 1995 and has a community of over 800,000 registered users. FICS offers a ton of invaluable chess resources including support for a wide variety of awesome desktop chess interfaces. What's been lacking for a while is a fast and sleek web interface to access FICS from within the browser, and The Free Chess Club steps in to fill that need.

The Free Chess Club is a modern web-based interface (think Lichess or chess.com) to access the Free Internet Chess Server, right within your browser!

https://www.freechess.club