Anti-Cheat and Fair Play

Combatting those that don't play fair

We have implemented an enhanced AI Anti-cheat system uses advanced multi-model algorithms in Arcade and Pro Mode to detect any irregularities in gameplay, ensuring all players adhere to the rules. We use in-game video monitoring allows for closer oversight during high-stakes tournaments to ensure that competitions are conducted fairly.

It might seem harsh but views cheating in online chess as fraud. We are committed to ensuring a trustworthy platform and maintaining the competitive integrity of gameplay. Our strict anti-cheating measures and advanced monitoring techniques are in place to safeguard fair play for players.

The Checkmate Avatar System has been implemented to enhance your privacy. It allows you to participate in gameplay and community interactions while keeping your identity confidential.

Partnerships Enhancing Fair Play

Our commitment extends through our partnerships with the Asian Chess Federation, the Arab Esports Federation, and other International Esports Federations. As Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) members, we are equipped with the necessary tools and support to monitor and address any fair play breaches effectively. We have a reporting mechanism to report serious cheating incidents, in line with our agreements with these federations.

Pro Pass Holders and Payouts

For Pro Pass holders, traders, or those receiving payouts, completing Full KYC is mandatory, particularly for cash tournaments. Players must also complete at least 30 games before participating in these tournaments. Before you can make a withdrawal, you will need to complete an identity verification process. This is in place to follow anti-money-laundering and anti-terrorism policies and prevent fraudulent behaviour in general. We must conform to these regulations by law.

Through Google 2FA, KYC, the Checkmate Avatar system, our AI Anticheat system, in-game video monitoring, and our strategic partnerships, provides a secure, transparent, and fair competitive environment. Our players can trust in our commitment to maintaining the highest standards of integrity and fair competition.

Player Identity and KYC

At, our unwavering commitment to a secure, fair, and enjoyable gaming experience is at the forefront of everything we do. We employ a comprehensive suite of robust security measures to protect our players and uphold the integrity of our platform:

Two-factor authentication (2FA)

We utilize 2FA to add an extra layer of security to your account. This system enhances account safety by requiring not just a password but also a second verification factor, typically a code generated by Google.

Authenticator app. This method significantly bolsters your account's security, safeguarding it against unauthorized access.

Know Your Customer (KYC)

KYC is integral to our legal compliance and fraud prevention strategy, with two levels of verification:

  • Light KYC: This gathers basic information, such as your name and address, which is suitable for lower-risk interactions.

  • Full KYC: Necessary for high-stakes activities like cash tournaments and payouts, involving a detailed verification process, including financial details and government-issued IDs.

Benefits of KYC and Google 2FA for Players

These processes ensure a safe and trustworthy environment on our platform. KYC verifies player identities, promoting fair play and ensuring legitimate prize distribution. Google 2FA offers a robust, user-friendly way to secure your account.

If you are suspected of cheating or account sharing, we may request you to complete Full KYC, verify your identity, and maintain the integrity of our platform.

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