Houdini 4 Aquarium [Download]
Houdini 4 Aquarium is a revolutionary analysis, database and chess publishing tool, combined with the world's strongest chess playing engine, Houdini 4 UCI, which supports up to 6 cores and 4 GB of hash.
Houdini 4 Aquarium offers advanced analysis functions, game commenting, searching, powerful chess trees, playing against the computer, databases, advanced publishing features and much more:
Interactive Deep Analysis is the most advanced chess analysis method available today.
Infinite Analysis is more flexible than ever with analysis presets.
Find Blunders and Game Analysis for analyzing whole games.
Play against the computer. Choose from three different strength handicap methods, material handicap or time handicap.
Publish your games, analyses or even whole chess books! Publish as Aquarium iBook, on the web/blog or in print.
Compatibility with major opening book and database formats.
Databases of about 6 million games in total (up to December 1, 2013) that can be updated from the www.chessok.com website each week with 1500 new games for free.
Houdini 4 UCI can be also used in Fritz and other chess programs.
You also receive free access to 7-piece Lomonosov endgame tablebases via the Aquarium interface or at www.chessok.com until 31.12.2014.
Bonus Disc: Chess Openings Encyclopedia 2014, which includes rich theoretical material on all openings.
What is new compared to the previous versions:
1) Chess Assistant 14 and Houdini 4 (PRO) Aquarium have a newer and stronger version of Houdini. The new Houdini 4 contains many evaluation and search improvements in all phases of the game and is about 50 Elo stronger than its predecessor.
2) Chess Assistant 14, Houdini 4 (PRO) Aquarium, ChessOK Aquarium 2014 include databases with about 6 million games, as of December 1, 2013.
3) The Aquarium 2014 interface is now optimized for 64-bit systems, allowing for faster and smoother performance on the latest versions of Windows. As a result, such programs as Houdini 4 Aquarium, Houdini 4 PRO Aquarium and ChessOK Aquarium 2014 now use all the advantages 64-bit systems can offer.
4) Houdini 4 Aquarium, Houdini 4 PRO Aquarium and ChessOK Aquarium 2014 include access to 7-piece Lomonosov Endgame Tablebases right from the Aquarium interface until 31.12.2014.
5) Houdini 4 Aquarium, Houdini 4 PRO Aquarium includes a bonus disc – Chess Openings Encyclopedia 2014.
6) Owners of Chess Assistant 14 (Starter and Professional packages) can update their databases with new games (3000 games weekly) until 31.12.2014
7) Owners of Chess Assistant 14 (Starter and Professional packages) receive access to 7-piece Lomonosov Endgame Tablebases from the chessok.com website starting from 01.01.2014 and until 31.12.2014.
8) Owners of Chess Assistant 14 Professional package also receive ChessOK Aquarium 2014, which means they get all Aquarium-specific features.
Languages: English, German, Spanish, Italian and French.
System requirements: PC, 256 MB RAM, 4GB of free disk space, Windows 8/7/XP/Vista.