4.2 on 17 votes

0/5 stars
License: Open source
Total downloads:760 (11 last week)
Operating system:Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
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Arasan is free to download from our software library. The most frequent installation filenames for the software are: arasan.exe, arasan 2.exe, ARASAN16.EXE, Arasan32.exe and arasan81.exe etc. Our antivirus scan shows that this download is malware free.

The program lies within Games, more precisely Board. This free program is a product of Jon Dart. The following versions: 17.3, 17.2 and 17.0 are the most frequently downloaded ones by the program users. You can run this free PC software on Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 32-bit. The size of the latest installation package available is 11 MB.

From the developer:

Arasan is a chess program with a graphical interface and a console-based chess engine, which can be used with Winboard or xboard. The chess engine also works with Arena, and UCI-compatible programs like Fritz and Chessbase. Arasan includes an opening "book" with over 800,000 moves.

You may want to check out more software, such as PlayChess, Mahjong Quest or ChessBase Reader, which might be similar to Arasan.

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