Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Version 8 step 7.02: correspondence chess and technique

News:
  • New trainings positions : Technique by Michele Tumbarello
  • Correspondence Chess in Tools menu (Ken Brown) (a very first try-it needs a lot of feedback from users)
  • New themes by Michele Tumbarello.
  • Added some new non-standard nags. (Michele)
  • New look "Playing against..."
  • Keyboards shortcuts (left/right/up/down/home/end/avpag/dnpag) in analysis window, and enter in main window to analyze. (Pavel Rehulka)
  • New option "Play current position" in Analysis window and in Utilities menu, in "Playing against any engine", "PGN reader", "Create your own game" (jayriginal)
  • New option in configuration, "Show arrows of variants" (thetasquare)
  • New option in configuration, "Enable information panel by default" (thetasquare)
  • New option in configuration, "Show material" Captured material at beginning vs Difference material (Adaptation from idea Heikki Junes)
  • PGN first comment support
  • Tournaments between engines added option to set an initial position.(Michele Tumbarello)
  • Updated Stockfish to version 4