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Go GridMaster (free) 0.35
GridMaster provides a graphical user interface and artificialopponents for the game of Go (Igo, Baduk, Weiqi). It contains afull featured SGF reader/editor, a lite version of the 9x9 OlympicChampion Go program Steenvreter (it also plays larger boards), anda Go Text Protocol (GTP) interface to connect other gtp-compatibleengine (more opponents can be downloaded/added). It can be used asa tool to play, study Joseki, solve Go problems, make diagrams,annotate games, etc. If you are new to the game of Go, anintroduction as well as some links to more information is includedin the help.Here's a non-exhaustive list of features:- Fullfeatured SGF reader/editor (perhaps the only Android app to supportall properties in SGF4)- Includes a fairly strong artificialopponent (Steenvreter lite, level configurable) - Support for ARMand Intel cpu's- Ability to add other bots such as Leela Zero,GnuGo, Pachi, or your own GTP engine- Tool for reviewing games(easy to rate moves/states, add comments, links, game info, etc.)-Setup *any* position (including illegal ones, e.g., fordemonstration purposes)- Quickly opens large SGF files such asKogo's Joseki Dictionary- Supports all rectangular board sizes upto 52x52- Tips at start-up (can be turned off)- Accurate stoneplacement even on small screens- Correct wrong input by shiftingstones- Zoom in to show only some part of the board (by pinching)-Zoom out to show the game tree- Fast navigation through the gametree (button push+slide action)- Auto-replay games at configurablerate (long-click forward to start).- Collection support (i.e.,multiple game trees in one file)- Share option- Export to imagefile- Copy-paste variations/games (also between applications as sgftext)- Configurable rules (Chinese / Japanese)- Configurable timing(Absolute / Canadian / Japanese / Stopwatch)- Configurable soundfor stone placement & clock- Various graphics options(configurable in settings)- Full screen portrait & landscapemodes- Indicate last and/or next move- Extensive help, includes anintroduction to Go- Optional debug tab shows GTP streams (thecommunication between GUI and engine), rules issues, and providesoption to send gtp commands manually (double-tap to pop updialog).An ad-free version of GridMaster is available at:http://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=nl.tengen.gridmaster.goIfsomething doesn't work, send me an email. Suggestions forimprovement are always welcome. Also, any help with translationswould be greatly appreciated!P.S. Some crooks are activelymanipulating the ratings, and Google provides no means fordevelopers like me to fight it. Sure I could join the war, buy fakelikes, drop fake 1-star reviews on competitors, waste money on adcampaigns, etc., but this is just a hobby for me and it shouldremain fun! So far all growth has been organic, and I'd really liketo see it continue that way. So, if you have tried the app and likeit, please give back a little and rate it 5 stars! I understandsome of you may want to be more nuanced, and I do also appreciate4-star ratings, but please notice that they don't help much; thebad guys give very low ratings, and currently even 4 stars pull therank down, so the only real help comes from 5-star ratings andsensible review comments.
Go GridMaster (Baduk / Weiqi) 0.35
GridMaster provides a graphical user interface and artificialopponents for the game of Go (Igo, Baduk, Weiqi). This is the proversion (ad-free). It contains a full featured SGF reader/editor, alite version of the 9x9 Olympic Champion Go program Steenvreter (italso plays larger boards), and a Go Text Protocol (GTP) interfaceto connect other gtp-compatible engine (so more opponents can beadded). It can be used as a tool to play, study Joseki, solve Goproblems, make diagrams, annotate games, etc. If you are new to thegame of Go, an introduction as well as some links to moreinformation is included in the help.Here's a non-exhaustive list offeatures:- Full featured SGF reader/editor (perhaps the onlyAndroid app to support all properties in SGF4)- Includes a fairlystrong artificial opponent (Steenvreter lite, level configurable) -Support for ARM and Intel cpu's- Ability to add other bots such asLeela Zero, GnuGo, Pachi, or your own GTP engine- Tool forreviewing games (easy to rate moves/states, add comments, links,game info, etc.)- Setup *any* position (including illegal ones,e.g., for demonstration purposes)- Quickly opens large SGF filessuch as Kogo's Joseki Dictionary- Supports all rectangular boardsizes up to 52x52- Tips at start-up (can be turned off)- Accuratestone placement even on small screens- Correct wrong input byshifting stones- Zoom in to show only some part of the board (bypinching)- Zoom out to show the game tree- Fast navigation throughthe game tree (button push+slide action)- Auto-replay games atconfigurable rate (long-click forward to start).- Collectionsupport (i.e., multiple game trees in one file)- Share option-Export to image file- Copy-paste variations/games (also betweenapplications as sgf text)- Configurable rules (Chinese / Japanese)-Configurable timing (Absolute / Canadian / Japanese / Stopwatch)-Configurable sound for stone placement & clock- Variousgraphics options (configurable in settings)- Full screen portrait& landscape modes- Indicate last and/or next move- Extensivehelp, includes an introduction to Go- Optional debug tab shows GTPstreams (the communication between GUI and engine), rules issues,and provides option to send gtp commands manually (double-tap topop up dialog).Before buying, try out the free version ofGridMaster(http://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=nl.tengen.gridmaster)which is currently identical except for the ads.If somethingdoesn't work, send me an email. Suggestions for improvement arealways welcome.