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Aart Bik's Android Application Manuals

Note that features related to network and bluetooth require devices with Android 6.0 and up (earlier Android versions can still be supported by APKs that hardcode a few extra permissions).

Chess for Android Manual

Use the touch screen, trackball, or keyboard to make a move. Click the king twice to offer a draw or resign. Press the menu button to enter the following options menu structure. Long-press anywhere to enter the following extended menu structure. The following on-screen buttons are used for game navigation. While navigating a game, moves following the current position are greyed out in the notation window. After each engine's move, the output [d/s]eval indicates a search depth d, a selective search depth s, and an evaluation in centipawns eval from the engine's perspective (this changed compared to older versions). For instance, if the engine is playing white, the output [4/8]-103 indicates that the engine searched 4 plies ahead, with some variations even 8 plies ahead, and the engine thinks that black is ahead by about a pawn.

Checkers for Android

Use the touch screen or trackball to make a move. Press the menu button to enter the following options menu structure. Long-press anywhere to enter the following extended menu structure related to sharing a game directly with another application, for example, email or another checkers application. The following on-screen buttons are used for game navigation. While navigating a game, moves following the current position are greyed out in the notation window. [CHECKERS_NAV] After each engine's move, the output v=value d=depth n=nodes indicates the evaluation value from white's perspective, the search depth, and the number of searched nodes, respectively.

Reversi for Android

Use the touch screen, trackball, or keyboard to make a move. Press the menu button to enter the following options menu structure. Long-press anywhere to enter the following extended menu structure related to sharing a game directly with another application, for example, email or another reversi application. The following on-screen buttons are used for game navigation. While navigating a game, moves following the current position are greyed out in the notation window. [REVERSI_NAV] After each engine's move, the output v=value d=depth n=nodes indicates the evaluation value from white's perspective, the search depth, and the number of searched nodes, respectively.

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