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FWIW, it seems to start up and one can play here on some recent versions of Firefox as well as Palemoon, though this is on some *NIX box.

During testing I noticed some not-so-nice timing issues on non-Chrome-based browsers so even if it were to work somewhat, the play might be awkward.  I didn't reflect this in the description appropriately, clearly erroneous.  Will update the info.

Thanks for trying and the feedback!

Thanks for trying it out.

On a separate note, have added a screenshot.

NANY 2017 Entry Information

Application Name Auceps
Version 2006-12-31
Short Description A small and friendly chess-like game
Supported OSes Targets Chrome/Chromium-base web browsers - tested on Chromium
Web Page This One
Download Attached to this post
System RequirementsDesktop Web Browser
Version History2016-12-31 Initial release

A mini chess-like game based heavily on "Let's Catch the Lion", itself a scaled-down version of a chess game from the orient.

A friendly and chatty, but slow AI
A bit awkward undo/redo
A help dialog
An about dialog
Operates completely off-line, should not use the network at all


Unzip the zip file.

Using the Application
Open the index.html file (contained in the unzipped folder) in a web browser.
Click passed the opening screen.
Click on the help button for some tips or start playing by selecting a piece to move and a destination for the piece.

Delete the unzipped folder.

Click on the help button for some tips.

Known Issues
The AI is a bit slow.
It seems to work on Chrome/Chromium for Android, but there the speed of the AI borders on intolerable.


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