Graphical Chess Interfaces
1.1 (3.7 MB) (July 27, 2002)
program was created by Zon Jan (WhoAmI).
onsidered to be the best bughouse interface available!
5.2.2 (543 kb)
Rulez, designed by Chris Gilmore (gilly) and gatorade,
is one of the fastest internet chess interfaces available. Lightning
Rulez is a modified version of Winboard, in which the
user is able to make his/her move in advance before
the opponent moves (premoving), thereby not consuming
any thinking and moving time off his/her clock.
use Lightning Rulez, you must first download and install
Tim Mann's Winboard
Interface first. Then extract the Lightning
Rulez files into the winboard directory.
FICS Downloads Page
most comprehensive site to download a graphical interface
to play chess/bughouse on The Free Internet Chess Server.
Interfaces available on most platforms and operating
a nice selection of graphical interfaces to play chess/bughouse
on Internet Chess Club Chess Server. Interfaces available
on most platforms and operating systems.
Viewer 3.0 Program Download (1.4
MB) (March 2005)
Viewer 3.0 Source Code for Programmers (1.1
incredible program, originally designed by Zon Juan
Jan (WhoAmI) has been revised and updated by Sergiy
program allows bughouse players to view games that
are either recorded online (currently only at FICS,
a free internet chess server - visit www.freechess.org
for more details) or fabricated using BPGNView.
a standard PGN viewer, BPGNView will incorporate both
boards into the analysis, show clocks on both boards,
and pieces in hand. It also has many of the functionality
features of PGN: It can store comments, multiple variations,
player names, player ratings, time controls, and event
kb) (May 28, 2000)
Sukharev's (Blackcomb) new BPGN viewer that has the
powerful feature of positional searches. BugAssistant
allows you to build a bpgn database from internet bughouse
and crazyhouse games, then the user can search for
games based on players, ratings, and matching positions! A
must have for bughouse players who are interested in
improving his/her game!
Challenger 0.03 (312 kb) (June 13, 2001)
by Zon Jan (WhoAmI).
users to play suicide chess against suicide chess engine.
Challenger 0.20 (1 MB) (June 10, 2001)
by Zon Jan (WhoAmI).
users to play crayzhouse chess against the crazyhouse