Hexagonal Chess Pass and Play

Hexagonal Chess Pass and Play is available on Google Play for Android devices. This app lets you and a friend play hexagonal chess. Please note that there is no option to play an online game with this app. Pass and Play means you take a turn on the device and then your friend takes a turn on the same device.


Hexagonal Chess Screen


Hexagonal chess is a great twist on classic chess. Rather than 64 squares, hexagonal chess has 91 cells. The larger play area is offset by increased piece mobility. For example, rooks can move in six directions.


Hexagonal Chess Screen


The app’s perspective button allows you to choose a view of the game. The 3D perspective is shown below.


Hexagonal Chess Screen


The app includes a Tips Page to get you started. The Tips Page shows the pieces, their moves, and explains other rules.


Hexagonal Chess Screen


The Tips Page also explains the various controls. The swipe arrow shown above allows you to spin and tilt the board to a perspective that suits you. As far as chess variants go, hexagonal chess is one of the best and a great way to stretch your brain. Hope you enjoy!