Monday, November 11, 2013

Nirvanachess 1.3

What is new in this release?

  • Strength Increase
    •  About 50 elo stronger than Nirvanachess 1.2
  • Overall Faster
    • Overall 3% faster (Even without using the intel compiler!)
  • Better Time Management
    •  Will now use more of its time on repeating controls
  • Endgame Evaluation
    • Added a few more endgame specific evaluations
  • Evaluation Tweaks
    • Further improved passed pawn evaluations
    • Added a scaling value for the bishop pair
  • More Pruning
    • Slight tweaked LMR and other parameters
  • Bug Fixes
    • Fixed a bug with move order during long searches
    • Fixed a bug with certain endgame evaluations
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