Little polish is a program that plays Brazilian draughts (classics, 8x8 with international rules). Its main features are a powerful AI (using a fast, bitbase move generator, PVS, quiescent search, aspiration window search, a transposition table, and an end game DB), game analysis tools (a game tree viewer), and a small executable size.
|Tags||Games/Entertainment Turn Based Strategy|
|Operating Systems||Windows Unix|
Release Notes: This release features improved graphics, a full screen mode, square names on the board, and a game cancel button, and fixed a bug in the program exit procedure.
Release Notes: This release adds an opening book, a new end game database generator and file format (please delete enddb*.bin files generated by earlier program versions), and better time to move management.
Release Notes: This release adds a bigger end game database, and fixes a serious bug in the end game database generator.
Release Notes: Time to move management was improved. Quiescent searching, aspiration window search, transposition table, and end game db (3 pieces, generated on program start only) were added. The fail soft alpha-beta with PVS (instead of classic alpha-beta) was improved.