Best Chess Apps for Kids

Chess Made Fun recommends these mobile apps by age that are made for kids to learn how to play chess.

0-4 years of age: 

We do not recommend children this young to play chess through a mobile app. Invest in “Chess is Child’s Play” for mini-games to play at home with your kids. This age range is perfect for chess-themed toys, books and cartoons. Check out this YouTube playlist for some cartoons we hope your kids will enjoy.

5-10 years of age: 

Dinosaur Chess (Paid App)

  • Is a fun way to learn and play chess
  • 11 lessons
  • 20 mini-games and puzzles

Fritz and Chester (Paid App)

  • Join Prince Fritz and his cousin Bianca learn how to play chess, then test and increase your knowledge in a whole range of exciting games and situations.
  • Promotion of memory, math, verbal reasoning as well as the development of critical thinking, creative thinking and socialization are among the many benefits of playing the sport of kings.
  • 18 Standalone mini-games
  • Multiple players can log in with different names and play independently

10-15 years of age:

Chess+ (Paid App)

  • The most advanced chess training mobile app. Improve your skills, learn tactics and strategies
  • Hundreds of levels
  • Thousands of exercises
  • Is free to play, but you can purchase some optional in-game items
  • Can also connect to Facebook


We hope during this unique time for us all with Social Distancing chess can become a fun family activity for everyone to play at home. If you don’t know how to play chess check out our YouTube channel for some mini-games you can start with. Consider signing up for virtual lessons to teach your child how to play chess.

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We truly feel the game of chess can and will benefit families and groups. The game of chess it seems is being unearthed in a new and balanced way to improve social interactions. Visualization becomes a powerful tool to young and old minds where wonder and breakthrough energies abound. Like never before, our special relationship with this remarkable game and the way we deliver it will truly benefit families for years to come.


Chess Made Fun provides moderately priced chess instruction, supporting products and technology tailored to the fun and learning of chess. Chess Made Fun provides and promotes opportunity, exploration and adventure in areas of specialized and applied learning.

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