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by musketeerchess
Tue Jan 18, 2022 9:28 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Board painter
Replies: 121
Views: 77420

Re: Board painter

Ok thanks for your quick reply. Regarding loading a FEN, I have to find where I can do it. It would be easiest if there was just an input field where I can drop the FEN. Is it possible I can utilise this stripped code to draughts only to integrate it in my app? Yes you can use the code. Don’t forge...
by musketeerchess
Tue Jan 18, 2022 8:46 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Board painter
Replies: 121
Views: 77420

Re: Board painter

Hi Thank you for this message. Concerning adding pieces i’m working on a huge update with more classic chess sets and much more “alternate” designs for existing pieces but also new ones. The request to be able to load a classic chess board (or a classic droughts board) is not complicated to do and w...
by musketeerchess
Sun Jan 02, 2022 6:34 pm
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR
Replies: 1
Views: 98

HAPPY NEW YEAR

Dear Chess friends, with a slight delay due to some health issues, i want to wish everyone a Happy New Year. I hope that we will get rid of the Covid-19 Pandemics so life will be as normal as possible. Hope also that this pandemic braught some good things. For me personally it helped me to focus and...
by musketeerchess
Sun Jan 02, 2022 6:31 pm
Forum: Tools
Topic: Board painter
Replies: 121
Views: 77420

Re: Board painter

Happy new year everyone 2022 will be a turning point for Musketeer Chess and Chess Variants. I really hope so. The Board Painter tool is currently under maintenance. The main URL to use it has changed. https://musketeerchess.net/p/tools/boardpainter/ There is also another version with additional fea...
by musketeerchess
Tue Sep 21, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: Kickstarter to Launch Musketeer Chess Pieces with Rainbow colours
Replies: 1
Views: 523

Kickstarter to Launch Musketeer Chess Pieces with Rainbow colours

Hi I'm about to launch a kickstarter to make available the Musketeer Chess Pieces (10 series 1 and 20 series2 = 30 pieces) + 7 alternate designs for pawns (Next Gen Pawns) with each Next Gen Pawn allowing further customisation in 2 sub-types = 14 Next Gen Pawns. The colors that will be available are...
by musketeerchess
Wed Sep 08, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: The new pieces are available
Replies: 8
Views: 4296

Re: The new pieces are available

I intend to put some pictures up of all the new pieces with a ruler, give me a couple of days. There is a bit of size disparity (but it's actually quite good, who wants a tiny Lion?). Excellent The rules that come With the pieces are suggestions. So anyone can use the pieces to fit his own needs. I...
by musketeerchess
Sun Sep 05, 2021 11:30 pm
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: The new pieces are available
Replies: 8
Views: 4296

Re: The new pieces are available

Zied, would it be possible to know the heigh / base for all 10 new pieces? Hi Basis between 39 and 42 mm except for Camel Wizard and Glider with a smaller basis. Height of the Emperor, a Royal and the tallest piece is around 104 mm like the recommanded ling height for my Atypical pieces. The other ...
by musketeerchess
Tue Aug 17, 2021 5:36 am
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: The new pieces are available
Replies: 8
Views: 4296

Re: The new pieces are available

Hi
You are welcome to post any material.
by musketeerchess
Fri Aug 13, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Musketeer Chess
Topic: The new pieces are available
Replies: 8
Views: 4296

Re: The new pieces are available

Hi I made the designs with my team. An artist helps with sketches and another helps with 3D models. The pieces (figural like Bear Lion Rhino) are slightly bigger. It was difficult to have moulds that reflect the details of these beautiful pieces and smaller. Especially there was a need to have a bas...