Palm OS 1.0 or above, Any Palm OS Hardware
E-Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
"Checkers (Draughts) v2.2" is
To make the computer move
first, tap on the PLAY button.
If you want to move first simply make your move.
To enter a non-compulsory move or jump, tap on the piece
considering. The legal alternatives will be highlighted.
Tap on the desired square.
If a jump is compulsory you can simply tap on the
to make the move, otherwise you have to click on your
To make multi-step jumps, tapping on the highlighted
square will present you
with the next step alternatives.
If you have half entered a move in error, tapping on
SHOW MOVE will
reset the board. If you have just selected a piece in
error, you can just tap on
another one of your pieces to see legal move selection
If you miss seeing the computer move (MOVING display has
the NEW GAME button) you can see again what the computer
did by clicking
on the SHOW MOVE button. Only useful when compulsory
BACKWARD [-] and FORWARD [+] Buttons are provided for
UNDO and REDO functions.
To alter the depth of the look ahead search routine use
the drop down menu
to select SEARCH DEPTH ? options. Legal range is 4 to 8.
To start a new game tap on NEW GAME button or use the
For ABOUT information select ABOUT CHECKERS .. from drop
PIECES are worth 8
KINGS are worth 12
There is a small adjustment to BLOCK KINGING OF OPPONENT
PIECES (+2) and
to encourage KINGS to move off backlines (-1).
Plus for PLAYER and Minus for COMPUTER tallies are added
Download with Source Code : palm.checkers.v2.2.zip