Welcome to Mindsports Academy

Play live Scrabble, Chess and Go against our global community or take on the computer in multiple languages on multiple devices. Take part in tournaments, challenge your friends, or simply learn new techniques to improve your own game.

Sign up for free and start playing your first game within minutes! If you are a school or teacher, visit our Mindsports Education programme to get your pupils engaged in Mindsports.

Latest Mindsports News

Updates and Announcements

Mindsports Updates and Announcements

**WSC and JWSC Final Announcement 13th June 2017** Find all updates regarding the Mindsports World...


The World Scrabble™ Championships Head to Nottingham, UK

Scrabble The World Scrabble™ Championships Head...

Mindsports pulled out all the stops in ensuring a new venue was found...

By Daniel Stembridge

How the Computer Beat the Go Master

Go How the Computer Beat the Go Master

As a leading go player falls to a machine, artificial intelligence takes a decisive step...

By Christof Koch

See All News


Sumbul looks forward to Qatar

Mindsports Sumbul looks forward to Qatar

Mindsports youth Ambassador Sumbul Siddiqui looks ahead to the Mindsports World Championships...

By Sumbul Siddiqui

Play Online In Our Sportsroom

Mindsports Play Online In Our Sportsroom

A short video guide to get you started playing online.


Go for Beginners Tutorial 1

Go Go for Beginners Tutorial 1

A video tutorial by Jonathan Markowitz

By Anne Willis

See all Videos


Instant Go Set

Go Instant Go Set

A free printable Go board (and stones)! This is a free printable Go set (Go board and Go stones) which you...

By gogameguru

See all Puzzles


Recommended Go Books.

Go Recommended Go Books.

For people who want to get better at Go more quickly. There are lots of ways to get better at Go, but...

By gogameguru

See all Tips

Sign up for free