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An all new feature rich app that promises a phenomenal experience


Competitive A.I. Levels

With an ELO of up to 3380

Unlock premium A.I. levels and compete against A.I. opponents.


Unlimited in-depth game analysis

Get insightful comments against each move made

Unlock the potential of advanced game analysis. Dive deep into the world of chess and discover strategies you never knew existed!


Stream your favourite games

Import any game (PGN) seamlessly

Bring your favorite grandmaster's matches to life as you watch their games on your board.

*This is not applicable for Pro board.


Play with Lichess bots

Pick from a range of versatile bots

Get access to the best Lichess Bots to take your chess experience to the next level.


Solve unlimited strategic puzzles

Tackle over 1000+ puzzles

Whether it is a basic, advanced, master level, opening, attack, checkmate or whichever kind you like, we've got them all


Live Broadcasting

Host your game live as you play

Share the thrill of chess with the world, because your checkmate deserves a global audience!

Here’s everything that you need to know

  • Square Off


    Square Off Plus

    Just at $19 / 6 months


  • Competitive A.I. Levels

    Level 1-10

    Level 1-20

  • Adaptive A.I.

    Limited Attempts
    Unlimited Attempts
  • Square Off Users

  • and Lichess Users

  • Lichess Bots

    Limited Access
    Full Access
  • Play From Custom Position

    Limited Attempts
    Unlimited Attempts
  • Board Themes

    Limited Access
    Full Access


  • Stream Games

    From History + Games listed under stream games section

    From History + Games listed under stream games section + Local PGNs

  • Face-to-Face Game

    Limited Attempts
    Unlimited Attempts
  • Games History

    Access upto 10 games

    Unlimited access

  • Tournaments

  • Achievements

  • Video Call

  • Live Broadcasting

    Limited Attempts
    Unlimited Attempts


  • Hints / Threats during AI game

    Limited Access
    Full Access
  • Puzzles

    Limited Access
    Full Access
  • 3 Minutes Puzzle Challenge

  • Game Analysis


    Basic + Advanced

  • Import Games(for Analysis & Streaming)

    Limited Attempts
    Unlimited Attempts
  • Export Game(PGN)

  • Real Time Evaluation Bar

Compatible with every Square Off board

  • Grand Kingdom Set
  • PRO
  • SWAP
  • NEO / NEO Z


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1. What is the Square Off Plus membership?

The Square Off Plus is an elite app membership that enhances your chess-playing experience. As a member, you unlock a variety of benefits including a lifetime discount of 10% on all purchases across our website (up to $30 per transaction).

2. How can I purchase the Plus membership?

The Plus membership can be purchased directly from the Square Off website ( You can purchase it either alongside a chessboard or individually.

3. Can I use the Square Off board and App without a membership?

Yes, you can fully utilize all functionalities of the Square Off board without the Plus membership. However, the membership unlocks advanced features in the app, providing detailed insights for each game and enhancing your overall gameplay experience.

4. If I buy a membership along with a Square Off board, when will my membership start?

Upon a successful purchase, you will receive an email containing an activation code. This code doesn't have an expiry date and you can use it to start your membership whenever you're ready by navigating to the 'Profile' section within the app.

5. Is there a free trial period for the Plus Membership?

You can try all features of the app for a limited number of attempts without any activation code or payment details. These limited attempts are renewed every month.

6. What additional features do I get with a membership compared to the free version?

A detailed comparison of features can be found here: plus

7. What level of chess players is the app suitable for?

The Square Off app is suitable for chess players of all skill levels. It provides an array of features that cater to beginners, intermediate players, and advanced players alike. Whether you're just starting out or you're an experienced player, the app has features that will help enhance your game.

8. How can I activate the membership?

Activating your Plus membership is as simple as moving a pawn! Note your unique code and navigate to the 'Profile' section in the app and tap the 'Activate Now' option.

9. What online chess platforms are supported by the app?

The Square Off app supports and Lichess, two of the most popular online chess platforms. This feature allows you to play against millions of players worldwide.

10. Do I need the Square Off board to use the app?

While having a Square Off board enhances your chess-playing and learning experience, it's not mandatory. You can use all the board's features without the membership.

11. Do I need to be connected to my Square Off board to use the app features?

No, you can utilize all standalone app features independently of the chessboard's connectivity.

12. How can I check details about my membership?

You can navigate to the profile screen to see details about your membership and manage it.

13. Do I have to subscribe to Plus twice if I have two boards?

No, your Plus membership is linked to your app profile, and you can connect and use multiple Square Off boards without incurring additional costs.

14. Can I use my membership on multiple devices?

Absolutely! Just log in using the same email ID that you used when activating your membership.

15. How do I cancel my membership?

To cancel your Square Off membership, navigate to your account settings in the app and select "Manage Membership". From there, you will find options to cancel or change your membership plan. Please note that cancellation will take effect at the end of your current billing cycle.

16. What will happen if I cancel my membership?

Your membership will remain active until the end date and won't renew further.

17. How do I request a refund for my membership?

All new Plus membership purchases come with a no-questions-asked, 15-day refund policy. You can reach out to our support team at for a full refund within 15 days of purchase. All renewals are also eligible for a full refund within the first 15 days.

18. What will happen to my membership if I return my board?

Even if you return your board, you will continue to enjoy all the membership features and benefits in the Square Off app.

19. Is the membership on auto renewal?

Yes, the Plus membership is set to auto-renew, and the charges will be made on your card. However, you can cancel this automatic renewal. Also, you'll receive a reminder email before your membership is due for auto-renewal.

20. How do I restore my membership if I switch devices?

To restore your membership on a new device, simply download the Square Off app and log in using the same email address that you used to activate your membership initially. Your membership and all your gameplay history will be available on your new device.

21. Can I share my membership with others?

At present, memberships are only available for individual use and cannot be shared among multiple users. We recommend each user to have their own membership for a seamless and personalized experience.

22. What happens if my membership payment fails?

If your membership payment fails, you will receive a notification in the app and via email. You will be asked to update your payment information. If payment is not received within a grace period, your membership benefits may be paused until the payment issue is resolved.

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