๐Ÿง Update with new features: 0.21 โžœ 0.26.3 (& approaching 3100 ELO after 406 million games)
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Leela Chess Zero
โœ๏ธ Changes: github.com/LeelaChessZero/lc0/

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre chess game AI (using UCI protocol), using Deep Learning
๐Ÿ  Home: lczero.org
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/LeelaChessZero
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video:
youtu.be/uER7ApwqaxM
youtu.be/A-vNq61KfLs
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๐Ÿง Major update: 2.0.0-pre2
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Daydreamer
โœ๏ธ Changes: nearly +900 ELO : 2000 ELO (for v.1.0.1) to 2891 ELO (for v.2.0.0-pre2)

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A free (license not specified) chess AI, quite powerful (power estimated at 2891 ELO) focusing on search
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/AaronBecker/daydrea
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/PRi9-JVJtJM
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๐Ÿง Major update: v3-20181124 / Dev : v4 / 530f5a9
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Prophet
โœ๏ธ Changes: more power

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre and multi-platform chess AI, with a good enough level (power estimated at 2131 Elo)
๐Ÿ  Home: jamesswafford.com/prophet
๐Ÿ”ง Dev:
github.com/jswaff/prophet4
github.com/jswaff/prophet3
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
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๐Ÿ“ฐ๏ธ Some interesting thoughts for developers: "Pragmatic Thinking and Learning: Refactor your Wetware, by Andy Hunt"
๐Ÿ”Œ๏ธLink: jamesswafford.com/

๐Ÿง New entry: BanksiaGUI

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A free, multi-platform SP (IAs) / MP (hotseat, LAN or online via ICS) chess interface, with an emphasis on customization and usability
๐Ÿ˜ From: chessprogramming.org/Banksia_G
๐Ÿ  Home: banksiagui.com
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/_KMrPkEqqpE
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๐Ÿง Major update: 1.5.9
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Hexen II (with Hammer of Thyrion engine)
โœ๏ธ Changes: uhexen2.sourceforge.net

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A fantasy FPS - succeeding in 1997 to Doom (1993), Heretic (1994) and Hexen 1 (1995), & an improved source port
๐Ÿ  Home: uhexen2.sourceforge.net
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: sourceforge.net/projects/uhexe
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/zWD0vqdHYTg
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๐Ÿง Major update: 3.44
๐ŸŽฎ Title: The Baron
โœ๏ธ Changes: chessprogramming.net/the-baron

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A free chess AI, quite powerful (power estimated at 2987 Elo), communicating with CECP and UCI protocols
๐Ÿ  Home: chessprogramming.net/the-baron
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
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๐Ÿง Major update: 4.21
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Scid vs. PC
โœ๏ธ Changes: scidvspc.sourceforge.net/#toc7

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A fork of Scid, focused on usability and bug fixing. It is a libre and multi-platform database and an interface, to study the game of chess
๐Ÿ  Home: scidvspc.sourceforge.net
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: sourceforge.net/projects/scidv
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video(v.4.9): youtu.be/xneq9XI5hEU
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๐Ÿง Update with new features: 1.5.4
๐ŸŽฎ Title: ChessX
โœ๏ธ Changes: sourceforge.net/p/chessx/code/

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A fork of Scid & a libre database and an interface, allowing to study the game of chess
๐Ÿ  Home: chessx.sourceforge.io
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: sourceforge.net/projects/chess
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video[fr]: youtu.be/i5MG9DHHQtQ
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๐Ÿง New entry: Scidb

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre and multi-platform database and an interface, to study the game of chess
๐Ÿ  Home: scidb.sourceforge.net/index.ht
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: sourceforge.net/projects/scidb
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/erLITi_nldQ
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๐Ÿง New entry: pgn-extract
๐Ÿ˜ From: youtu.be/ssj24c3XhPs

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre (& mature) command line tool to facilitate the manipulation of chess games from a PGN format data file
๐Ÿ  Home: cs.kent.ac.uk/people/staff/djb
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/MichaelB7/pgn-extra
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/NNfw27knJrI
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๐Ÿง New entry & Review: Cute Chess
Conclusion: โญโญโญโญโญ (excellent!)
๐Ÿ˜ From: chessprogramming.org/Cute_Ches

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre and multi-platform interface for chess, supporting chess engines using CECP or UCI protocols
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/cutechess/cutechess
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/Op9zNlGGj6k
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๐Ÿง New entry: ShashChess

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre & very strong AI for chess, derived from StockFish
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/amchess/ShashChess
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/0TSIjrmGOHo
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๐Ÿง New entry: Dirty

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A free AI for chess, quite powerful (power estimated at 2927 Elo)
๐Ÿ  Home: dirtychess.com
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
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๐Ÿง New entry: Critter

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A free and multi-platform AI for chess, quite powerful (estimated power of 3233 Elo)
๐Ÿ  Home: vlasak.biz/critter
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: sourceforge.net/projects/critt
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/ucJUXzWKsSw
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๐Ÿง Update with new features: 0.12.0
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Tenรฉs Empanadas Graciela
โœ๏ธ Changes: github.com/wfx/teg/blob/master
๐Ÿ˜ From: metadata.ftp-master.debian.org

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre, SP (AI) / MP, turn-based strategy game, similar to RISK
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/wfx/teg
๐Ÿ“– Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/qSpyhJ3ofyk
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๐Ÿง Minor update: 1.3.3
๐ŸŽฎ Title: Mumble
โœ๏ธ Changes: mumble.info/blog/mumble-1.3.3-
๐Ÿ˜ From: metadata.ftp-master.debian.org

๐Ÿ“œ๏ธ What's: A libre, low latency VoIP client, with excellent sound quality, noise & echo suppression, 3D sound positioning,..
๐Ÿ  Home: mumble.info
๐Ÿ”ง Dev: github.com/mumble-voip

๐ŸŽฌ Video: youtu.be/Cn8bCd9n8j4
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