EDO rating graphs in SCID (hooray!)

You see it exactly as I saw it for the first time just a few moments ago: (Click to enlarge) I think Blackburne was a good first choice. This is a very simple idea, to graph Rod Edwards’ EDO historical ratings for players in Z-base. But one which involved some fairly involved hacking to do…

Visual Puzzle – SCID Bio – Easter Egg

Well, this is both a visual puzzle, and also me showing off some of the work I’m doing updating SCID (see the last visual puzzle). Here is a snapshot of various player’s portraits which represent the last batch I’ve added. There’s an Easter Egg in the bunch, can you spot it? Once spotted, it should…

Solution – Uncle SCID’s new clothes

Download latest versions (2017-07-11 v0.6) : Photo supplement  – Z-base-v0.6-.spf Biographical Info    – Z-base-v0.6-.ssp Z-Base PGN          – Z-base-v0.6-.pgn SCID update          – scid.gui  (v4.4) Resolvers.dat         – resolvers.dat  (put in SCID’s bin/config directory) Note: I forgot the need for resolvers.dat earlier, and EDO/CG/WIKI links need it. This is a…