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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2002-06-18
 Author: David  Howe. Shatranj ZIP file. Version with fancy graphics.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
David Howe wrote on 2002-06-20 UTC
Tony, I've updated them to offer a plain background (as a variant). I must admit, the plain background looks much cleaner. I'll have to think about a new graphic for the shah. <p>By the way, the elephant and counselor graphics are based on a new font I'm having created. The work is being done by Tom Buhrman (of ItsYourTurn fame). I'll be posting a page soon that shows a preview of this font. <p>I did the chariot graphic myself! Thanks for the kind words.

Tony Quintanilla wrote on 2002-06-20 UTCGood ★★★★
David: I really like the piece graphics, particularly the Chariot. The traditional Rook image is great, but its not a Chariot! The Elephant is neat too! The Ferz image is very nice. My only question: how about taking the transformation of these images to the next step by changing the King?!The background image is interesting, but I prefer the plain board. Same for Chaturanga.

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