Hello world!. I'm George Georgopoulos (firstname.lastname@example.org)
I was born in 23 Aug 1964 , married since 1995 and have 3 loving children ... a son and 2 twin daughters.
I hold an Electrical Engineering Degree (National Technical University Of Athens).
Except from computer programming, in my free time, I like to play chess
games and also role-playing and strategy games.
This is my home page.
Have a try at latest version of NG-PLAY (v9.87)
A relatively simple, open source CHESS ENGINE (Winboard compatible) that I have implemented in C language
(Full C source code is available ... see below!)
Latest changes: Bugfixes in search, Static evaluation additions.
Download NG-PLAY (v9.87) 64 bit version (ZIP file, containing WIN64 exe file + text opening Book)
NG-PLAY (v9.87) SOURCE CODE written in C language. Use Right-Click 'Save As...' to download. I use g++ to compile!
Older versions. Sources from my archives are given here so one can see the evolution in the engine development.
NG-PLAY (v9.86) - Several Optimizations in Killer/History heuristic, move ordering using Hash Table and King Safety code.
NG-PLAY (v9.85) - Several Optimizations. Perft routine. Resign option. Transposition Table. Some bug fixes.
NG-PLAY (v8.5) - Faster Search! (NegaScout used instead of Negamax).
NG-PLAY (v7.5) - Optimizations and bugfixes..
NG-PLAY (v6.1) - The 1st stable version! and the first that was released in public.
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CHESS PROGRAMMING WIKI: A repository of information about programming computers to play chess!
CHESS BASE HOME PAGE. Great site for chess news and more ... !
US CHESS FEDERATION WEB SITE
CCRL (Computer Chess Rating Lists) website.
CHESSBOMB/CHESSDOM Live Arena. Online games from Major World Tournaments and more ...
Arimaa: A very interesting chess variant!
XCOM: UFO Defense : The UN-official Strategy Guide for MicroProse excellent game released in 1994!
BEAR'S PIT Jagged Alliance 2 Game Community. Excellent forum for this great game, home of v1.13 fan made release
CIVILIZATION FANATICS - Excellent Site for Civilization Games
APOLYTON NET - Another great Site for Civilization Games
TA UNIVERSE - Great site for Total Annihilation Game, one of the best RTS games ever!
The Nearly Ultimate Fallout 2 Guide
Fallout: New Vegas. General/In-Depth FAQs
Baldur's Gate Guides: All you need for Black Isle Excellent game
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. General/In-Depth FAQs
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