This is a database of moves in the game of Hex. Choose: English(US), Dansk, Polski.
There are 288 different games here, including 3,417 unique board positions.
The next move will be by the vertical player.
The best moves on record appear to be B2, B3, C2, D2, D3.
They seem to result in a win as soon as possible (move 21).
Expect a win on move 21.
The most-played move on record is A3 (78 games).
This board is the same when rotated 180 degrees. Accordingly, possible moves are shown twice.
Of the 288 different games on file that went through this position,
215 were wins
for the vertical player and
73 were wins
for the horizontal player.
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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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Library RCSID: $Id: hex.py,v 4.1 2004/06/19 15:20:25 kevin Live $
Author: mail to Kevin O'Gorman or Home Page