This is a database of moves in the game of Hex. Choose: English(US), Dansk, Polski.
There are 164 different games here, including 1,298 unique board positions.

The next move will be by the vertical player.
The best moves on record appear to be B3, C2. They seem to result in a win as soon as possible (move 11). Expect a win on move 11.
The most-played move on record is A2 (48 games).
This board is the same when rotated 180 degrees. Accordingly, possible moves are shown twice.
Of the 162 different games on file that went through this position,
     92 were wins for the vertical player and
     70 were wins for the horizontal player.

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Click to check out the other board sizes: 4x4, 6x6, 7x7, 8x8, 9x9, 10x10, 11x11

  A possible winning move for the vertical player.
  A possible losing move for the vertical player.

You can click on any of the possible moves to see what happens.

There are Notes to explain more detail.

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