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Thursday, June 3, 2004
Big Bang Chess Updated
8:01 AM | Eddie Park | Comment on this story

Freeverse has updated Big Bang Chess, its free 3D chess game. The latest version, tagged at v1.1, includes the following fixes and updates:

  • Fixed some issues with AppleScript integration
  • Added unicode support in PBEM comments
  • Computer can no longer castle while in check
  • Added support for en passant
  • Fixed a problem which occurred when the user doesn't have zip on their computer
  • Raised the computer speech bubble so they don't cover the tops of the back row of pieces
  • Fixed computer voices so they don't overlay when repeatedly clicking on the gods
  • Increased the number of "draw" situations which are handled correctly
  • Fixed bug for network games between two players with the same name would not connect
  • Added visual indication for past captured pieces
  • Fixed small bug when promoting a pawn, the buttons showed the wrong chess set pieces
Those interested in the latest update can find it at Freeverse's site.

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