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  1. 23 Jul '11 06:29
    When I first started playing a couple of years ago it was my
    understanding that the winner chose (white) the color -
    too bad there isn't a faq section with a search on it instead
    of the very limited faq page that's here.

    Am I mistaken? Thanks!
  2. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    23 Jul '11 07:07
    Originally posted by choux
    When I first started playing a couple of years ago it was my
    understanding that the winner chose (white) the color -
    too bad there isn't a faq section with a search on it instead
    of the very limited faq page that's here.

    Am I mistaken? Thanks!
    I always think it polite to play a rematch in reversed colours.

    I am not aware of any conventions or formal etiquette .....
  3. Subscriber Ponderable
    chemist
    23 Jul '11 07:26
    Indeed I think a chane of colours is "normal".

    Here you just create a new game if you click "rematch", so you have the whole lot of oportunities (only the opponent is filled in by the system). One could think of a site idea starting a game with the same settings and jst reversed colours whn clicking "rematch". O to give the loser whie or black...whatever.
  4. 23 Jul '11 09:27
    Thank you both very much. Can't think why that's so
    ingrained in my mind. - 'Wishing is believing'? 😕
  5. 23 Jul '11 13:00
    Unlike tic-tac-toe you just alternate colors.

    It's a chore to get my kids to understand that there is more than just white on the board.