BF's Draughts for iOS

Wherever you are. Whenever you want. Play beautifully designed Draughts (Checkers) on your iPhone® or iPad®! For FREE!

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About Draughts The classic strategy game you will fall in love with.

Draughts (Checkers) is a worldwide-known, classic strategy game. Draughts has become very popular in many countries and turned into many variants with slightly different rules. Developed with passion, this game reproduces many different variants so you can learn new rules or play your favorite ones.

Variants currently available in the game

  • English Draughts
    American Checkers English Draughts / American Checkers The game is played on the dark squares of the 8x8 board in regular orientation.
    Player with "dark" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory but player is free to choose which one to perform if multiple capturing moves are possible.
    Only forward captures are legal.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    When a piece touches the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen and must stop on this field (if it reached this field during capturing).
    A Queen moves and captures one field backward and forward.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Brazilian Brazilian Draughts (little Polish) The game is played on the dark squares of the 8x8 board in regular orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory. If multiple capturing moves are available, the player must perform the move that captures the most pieces.
    A piece can capture in both directions - forward and backward.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    When a piece stops on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and captures on any field along its move and stops on any field after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Russian Russian Draughts The game is played on the dark squares of the 8x8 board in regular orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory but player is free to choose which one to perform if multiple capturing moves are possible.
    A piece can capture in both directions - forward and backward.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    When a piece touches a field on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen. When it reaches this field during capturing, it becomes a Queen and continues capturing (if possible) as a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and captures on any field along its move and stops on any field after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Spanish Spanish Draughts The game is played on the light squares of the 8x8 board in mirrored orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory. If multiple capturing moves are available, the player must perform the move that captures the most pieces.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    Only forward captures are legal, however Queens can capture in any direction.
    When a piece stops on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and captures on any field along its move and stops on any field after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Portuguese Portuguese Draughts The game is played on the dark squares of the 8x8 board in mirrored orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory. If multiple capturing moves are available, the player must perform the move that captures the most pieces.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    Only forward captures are legal, however Queens can capture in any direction.
    When a piece stops on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and captures on any field along its move and stops on any field after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • German German Draughts The game is played on the dark squares of the 8x8 board in regular orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory but player is free to choose which one to perform if multiple capturing moves are possible.
    A piece can capture in both directions - forward and backward.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    When a piece stops on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and can capture on any field along its move and must stop right after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Italian Italian Draughts The game is played on the dark squares of the 8x8 board in mirrored orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory. If multiple capturing moves are available, the player must perform the move that captures the most pieces.
    Only forward captures are legal, however Queens can capture in any direction.
    A piace can't capture Queens which can be captured only by another Queen.
    When a piece touches the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen and must stop on this field (if it reached this field during capturing).
    A Queen moves and captures one field backward and forward.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Turkish Turkish Draughts The game is played on the whole light 8x8 board.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field orthogonally - left, right and forward.
    If multiple capturing moves are available, the player must perform the move that captures the most pieces.
    A piece can capture in both directions - forward and backward.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    When a piece stops on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and captures on any field along its move and stops on any field after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • International (10x10) International Draughts (big Polish) The game is played on the dark squares of the 10x10 board in regular orientation.
    Player with "light" pieces starts.
    Pieces (men) can be moved one field diagonally forward.
    Captures (jumps) are mandatory. If multiple capturing moves are available, the player must perform the move that captures the most pieces.
    A piece can capture in both directions - forward and backward.
    Any piece can capture any other, including Queens.
    When a piece stops on the border line of opponent side, it becomes a Queen.
    A Queen has long moves and captures on any field along its move and stops on any field after the last captured piece.
    The game is finished when one of the players loses all his pieces or can't perform any legal move.
    A draw is when both players performed 30 moves only with Queens (in a row) and didn't capture any piece during them.
  • Custom rules Custom rules Create your own rules! It's up to you how the game will behave! :)

If you don't see your favorite variant then you can easily create your own rules! Thanks to very rich settings you can customize capturing, crowning, board orientation and size, and much more! This is probably the most configurable draughts game on the App Store!

Meet your opponent

Play against your device. Four differently-skilled computer players always try to play very good and unique game.

You can also play against your friend - just run the game in available two-players mode or face other players around the world via real-time on-line multiplayer!

Compete with others

BF's Draughts integrates Game Center's leaderboards. Win games, earn points and climb in global leaderboards. All your points are summed up in one global Top Players leaderboard!

Install now and enjoy the unique checkers experience! If you like it, please help me spread it - invite your friends and rate it on the App Store. This will motivate me to keep my work up :)

Ouch! Did I already mention that this game is totally FREE? Yes! No need to buy anything!

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Privacy Policy

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  • device properties, i.a. unique device identifier or other device identifier ("UDID"),
  • device software platform and firmware,
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  • game score and achievements,
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Credits

The idea behind this game is based on Łukasz Oktaba's Draughts for Android (draughtsforandroid.com) and is being developed under an agreement.

Sound effects

These sounds are licensed under the Creative Commons 0 License:
  • Lost sound effect by kirbydx
  • Piece-to-Queen sound effect by fins
  • Explosion sound effect by ReadeOnly
  • Correct move sound effect by stijn
  • Wrong move sound effect by mishicu
These sounds are licensed under the Attribution License:

Graphics

Third-party libraries

Contact

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