GNU Chess 6.1.1

This project provides a powerful and Open Source chess engine and game for Linux
GNU Chess - Playing the GNU Chess game under the Linux operating system
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GNU Chess is an open source command-line software that allows users to play the game of chess. It is often used as a chess engine for GUI front-ends, such as GNOME Chess, XBoard, etc.

GNU Chess can also be used by anyone who want to play chess against a computer, via the Linux shell or on a Terminal window.

The project features a text mode interface, supports 3D chess-boards, supports internationalization, supports Universal Chess Interface (UCI), and it can be used on multiple platforms, including Linux, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows.

last updated on:
November 26th, 2013, 9:06 GMT
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
developed by:
Stuart Cracraft
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What's New in version 6.1.0
  • A graphic mode based on Unicode chess points, which can be optionally used instead of the plain ASCII text output.
  • An enhanced pgnload command, which enables moving back and forth throughout a game loaded from a pgn file.
  • Internationalization support based on GNU gettext.
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