Although this is already the 28th instance of the Supra chess engine, this is the first time on our blog in the news section.
Source: Supra webpage
Supra is a chess engine with a long history, free open source under the GNU GPL 3.0 license.
Supra 28.0 plays at the level of a player learning to play chess, about 1261 Elo.
Source: MCERL (ongoing)
It communicates via the UCI protocol, so it can be used in any contemporary chess program.
The author is Mr. Pedro Mourão Correia, who focused more on introducing the many different parameters of this engine than on its power increase.
Undoubtedly, the strength of this engine is not on the level of Stockfish; the multitude of parameters and the level of play - that can be the strength of this chess engine.
Supra 28 parameters, Banksia GUI
Supra can play in an interesting and out-of-the-box style; if you add the ability to customize this engine to your needs - you can get a cool computer chess partner :)
Linux arm64 & x64 – Compiled by Darius
Mac Apple Silicon & Intel – Compiled by Darius
Windows x32 & x64 – Compiled by Darius
In the Files area you will find free chess engines for download.