Author : Gijsbert.Wiesenekker, Klaas Bor
Creation year : 1991
Previous programs : -
Following programs : none (but another program is to be related to it : TurboDamBase, by Klaas Bor, that this program uses).
Development language : ?
Computer : Apple Mac Intosh at the beginning, then PC
Operating system : Apple system, then Windows
Level : Group II (2000 to 2200 points)
GWD has been much improved in 1998.
The algorithms are very simple (just an optimization for pieces number and occupied squares), but very rapid and efficient ; and it is associated to a huge opening library, from TurboDamBase, which has been collected by Klaas Bor, one of the authors (several thousands of masters games). All that gives to the program a rather good level..
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Price : not distributed