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by tmokonen
Thu Aug 22, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 315
Views: 61261

Re: New engine releases 2019

Guenther wrote:
Thu Aug 22, 2019 6:02 am

http://www.chess2u.com/t10820-jacksprat

Well, now I have to look at it again.
Hmm, yes, some of the piece square tables are the same, as well as some similarity in I/O handling.
by tmokonen
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 315
Views: 61261

Re: New engine releases 2019

I should have read more closely - CrazyAra, as indicated by the name, plays Crazyhouse. I don't see anything for orthodox chess. Sorry if I wasted anyone's time by not mentioning this. Still, it does look like an interesting project. I was testing out Jacksprat against AdaChess 3.6 and Tony's Chess ...
by tmokonen
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 315
Views: 61261

Re: New engine releases 2019

A couple of GitHub engines that haven't been mentioned here yet, both tagged as official releases with executables.

Jacksprat 1.0
https://github.com/differentprogramming ... t/releases

CrazyAra 0.6.0
https://github.com/QueensGambit/CrazyAr ... e/releases
by tmokonen
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Scorpio 3.0
Replies: 36
Views: 1732

Re: Scorpio 3.0

+1! Dear Daniel, it would be highly appreciated if Scorpio supports the UCI protocol (in addition to wb). Please give it a serious consideration if your time allows. In fact, the same hopeful request goes to the great authors of Crafty, Phalanx, ExChess ... :!: None of Daniel's engines over the las...
by tmokonen
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Interesting Chess Math/Simulation Problem
Replies: 4
Views: 265

Re: Interesting Chess Math/Simulation Problem

How about a queen (or other piece) that can check and give mate, but cannot capture, or be captured? This sort of queen would be deadly in an endgame, but not as powerful in the opening, where every piece would be a barrier. Maybe still too powerful.
by tmokonen
Fri Aug 16, 2019 5:25 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New engine releases 2019
Replies: 315
Views: 61261

Re: New engine releases 2019

I have released a new version of my chess engine, Tony's Chess version 0.03. It is available for download at http://tonyschess.x10host.com/ . In my testing, it has a rating of approximately 1900 on the CCRL scale. Most of the strength changes have come from use of a more modern compiler, a faster mo...
by tmokonen
Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: AdaChess release 3.6 available!
Replies: 2
Views: 329

Re: AdaChess release 3.6 available!

Thank you for the new version of AdaChess, Alessandro.
by tmokonen
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Li-Chess has added Voice Chat
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Li-Chess has added Voice Chat

AdminX wrote:
Mon Aug 12, 2019 4:57 pm
I would not do that, but I do think it is a good feature to have for training sessions or games with close friends that live out of area. :wink:
I know you wouldn't that Ted, you're one of the good guys. I was just pulling your leg.
by tmokonen
Mon Aug 12, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Li-Chess has added Voice Chat
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: Li-Chess has added Voice Chat

I hope you taunted your opponent after mercilessly destroying them.