Credits for OHex database
Many thanks are due to others who have helped (and continue to help) to
make this project possible.
To Jon Kleiser for supplying the
original idea and gifs for a web-based hex board.
To Vadim V. Anshelevich,
for his kind permission for my use of his Hexy
program in constructing this database. Hexy was invaluable in providing "completions" of games that
had been resigned, and of a great many partial games which I constructed to investigate particular
To ecoist, neuronet, Hexxx, DeathMrDeath, gkvp, ypercube, twixter, TrayD and
for providing games, constructive criticism, and encouragement.
To pristy for providing detailed variations.
To Kevin Walker (spam-resistant address: kevin at canyon23 dot net)
for his kind permission for inclusion of the
To Gabor Melis for creating the "Six"
hex-playing program, and
making it Open Source so that I could modify it to do some of the
chores involved in maintaining OHex, more conveniently than Hexy.
Without it, I would have been unable to absorb or create the mountains
of data I have used to populate the database.
To the admins of the Kurnik! site
for sending me a mountain of past games for inclusion in OHex.
To Richard Malaschitz for operating the Little Golem
site, and for giving me access to the games in his archive. Go there and play for
web-based games in 13x13 and 19x19 sizes.
To Radek (Kurnik! user na-wspak) for translating OHex into Polish.
To Thomas Maarup for translating OHex into Danish.