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by mephisto
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess Fonts
Replies: 11
Views: 2428

Chess Fonts

When we entered the Corona virus lockdown I decided to learn something new. For a few years I dabbled in making my own chess fonts but struggled with the font editors. Anyway during the lockdown I had plenty of time on my hands and I eventually found a font editor that I was able to understand and p...
by mephisto
Fri Jun 05, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Sargon 1978 UCI Available
Replies: 102
Views: 15370

Re: Sargon 1978 UCI Available

Thanks Bill

I am able to play against Sargon on my full size Certabo electronic chess board and am really impressed. I remember years ago ordering the Sargon book from my local library to look at the code.

Would be nice if someone could port Sargon to be used with the Android chess apps.
by mephisto
Sun May 31, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Exist a posibility to play against MK V (1981 computerworldchampion) on PC?
Replies: 24
Views: 3240

Re: Exist a posibility to play against MK V (1981 computerworldchampion) on PC?

+1

Franz has done an amazing job and has always been very helpful whenever I have asked him questions about his project.
by mephisto
Sat May 30, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Exist a posibility to play against MK V (1981 computerworldchampion) on PC?
Replies: 24
Views: 3240

Re: Exist a posibility to play against MK V (1981 computerworldchampion) on PC?

If you want to play on a full size wooden electronic chess board against all the old chess computers found in Franz excellent software package then head over to the Certabo website. Their latest software includes MessChess that enables you to use all the chess computers ROMS. https://www.certabo.com...
by mephisto
Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Regium Chess — Most likely an elaborate SCAM!!
Replies: 39
Views: 10238

Re: Regium Chess — Most likely an elaborate SCAM!!

Not really because the Square Off team told me on three occasions that the pieces wouldn't knock into one another on their finished commercial product. This was a lie as my knight charges from its starting square bumping into the pawns. Also with their new Kickstarter campaign which I have pledged f...
by mephisto
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Regium Chess — Most likely an elaborate SCAM!!
Replies: 39
Views: 10238

Re: Regium Chess — Most likely an elaborate SCAM!!

I think the reason why Regium haven't shown a fully working board to anyone outside of their inner circle is because they have finally admitted that the hardware is only 60-75% finished.
by mephisto
Sat Feb 22, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New Regium Automated Chess Board
Replies: 11
Views: 3330

Re: New Regium Automated Chess Board

Have you ever thought about a Certabo electronic board as they manufacturer 36 x 36 cm boards.

https://www.certabo.com/products/chessboards/
by mephisto
Sat Feb 22, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: While you were sleeping ...
Replies: 5
Views: 1560

Re: While you were sleeping ...

Still won't work on my Samsung Galaxy Tab A
by mephisto
Sat Feb 22, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 32 bit Windows users needed ...
Replies: 11
Views: 1957

Re: 32 bit Windows users needed ...

Hi Mike I have tried all your engines on my Certabo board and they all seem to work ok under Windows 10. [img]https://chessgraphics.weebly.com/uploads/1/3/0/6/130623252/published/img-20200222-111137.jpg?1582373289[/img] [img]https://chessgraphics.weebly.com/uploads/1/3/0/6/130623252/weakfish_orig.pn...