Shanghai, China | 上海, 中国

Anyone looking for a game of chess, reply here.

Be sure to specify:

  • time
  • location
  • if you have a chess board
  • your ELO, if you have one (that way you can get paired with someone your level).

If you know of good locations in the city to find chess partners, please reply here I’ll add them here.

One last ask, please spread around the word about this community in your city, that way we can grow faster and find partners for each other much quicker.

Thanks, and enjoy your games :smiley:

Good Locations to Find Chess Partners

If you know of any locations where it is common to play chess, please let me know down below, I will add them here. Thanks in advance.


In order to know when someone is playing here, make sure you watch this topic. To do that, scroll all the way down and press the Watching button, like so:

Hi, i’m a german expat currently working in Shanghai and i’d love to play a few games.

  • Time & Location: Weekends, anytime & workdays : 12:00-13:00 Tianshan Park or after 18:00 somewhere in Jing’an district
  • Chess board: Soon, on a container ship right now :smiley:
  • ELO: None, DWZ (german rating: 1800, Lichess Blitz: 2150)

Let me know if you’re interested, cheers.


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Hey @Micecreek ,

Welcome to the community! I hope you get to find a partner soon. If you do end up playing someone in Shanghai, do you mind spreading the word about this community. That way there is a higher chance we get to find partners :slight_smile: Thanks in advance.