The premier backgammon game for the Mac since 2003. You can choose from more than 30 beautiful board styles created by several graphic artists. It supports game play in 6 languages: English, German, Italian, French, Spanish, and Dutch.Very easy to use
Download the manual from the game's website.
The game contains all of the options and features to play the game your way, including 7 different ways to move the pieces and 5 skill levels for all levels of play. You can even play using your voice.
It also has a Tutor mode that will help players learn to be a better player faster.
Plus much more...
Excellent support at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mature program - first released in 2003 and has been improved continuously ever since
Play against the Computer
Play against another person on the same computer
5 skill levels, providing a challenge for all level of players
3 personalities: Normal, Aggressive, or Conservative
Supports game play in English, German, French, Dutch, Spanish and Italian
Can play a match of any number of games with the match saved so it can be finished later
Choice of 7 methods to move the pieces
Can use the Speech Recognition built into OS X to play a game
Has a Tutor Mode to help beginners to intermediate players
Fast computer play
Piece movement is animated - pieces DON'T just appear in the new location
Can pick up multiple pieces at once
Easily take back as many moves and doubles of the cube as you wish
Use the voices built into OS X
Digitized sound effects
Gives suggestions for moves
Gives Doubling Cube Advice
Save your game to finish later
Switch board direction and colors
Setup any board situation.
Helpful messages during play using speech & text
Select from over 30 beautiful board styles and sizes
Add comments when saving a game for later recall
Change the speed of piece movement
Select number of automatic doubles
Beaver option supported
Jacoby rule optional
Option to not allow backgammons
Option to have winner roll first
Easily (1 click) display pipcounts and remaining rolls for both players or have it displayed continuously
Automatic Rolls of the dice for faster play
Choice of shorter dice sound for faster play
Instant replay of computers's last move
Option to show possible moves when a piece is picked up or when a piece is passed over
Select to pick up either 1 piece at a time or multiple pieces
Keeps game and sessions statistics as well as running/cumulative statistics.
Option to automatically make moves for you if there is no choice.
Can take advantage of a 2 button mouse.
Can print the details of the game
Can save a picture of the board during play
Can choose to have the dice, to be used in the game, saved to a file before the game starts
Can select to use the computer's dice rolls instead of yours (for those that think the computer gets better dice rolls)
Can select to continue a game that has ended due to the doubling cube being declined or the game being resigned/conceded
Fixed several problems including:the sound routines would crash the game program when the computer was woken from sleep mode. Changed the sound routines to fix it.
fixed some issues with the Auto Finish feature
the "Random Dice Rolls" file did not display the correct dice rolls
replaying with the same dice rolls was not always working correctly
Absolute Backgammon (com.gammonsoft.absolutebackgammon) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
Default Install Path: /Applications/Absolute Backgammon f/Absolute Backgammon.app
Minimum OS version: 10.5
Bundle Information: 7.2.5, Copyright 2003-2011, Gammonsoft