Due to the sudden surge of players, Chess.com’s servers have crashed and players might experience errors while playing chess or solving puzzles. Servers are likely to crash during peak hours which Chess.com states to be around “noon to 4:00 pm ET.” Chess.com server crashes due to heavy traffic in Jan 25, 2023

New chess.com App Keeps Crashing

Messi x Ronaldo playing chess

Then came the FIFA season in November 2022, when Luis Vuitton released an internet-breaking photo featuring the two biggest football superstars in the world, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, playing a game of chess. The game of chess even depicts the same position as a Carlsen vs Nakamura game in 2007.