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What is Aurora Borealis draughts software?

"Aurora Borealis" is a well-known checkers database program with a built-in playing and analysing module that is incredibly convenient and easy to use. Many years of development has made this program useful and easy to understand for both experienced and amateur players.

Today using multi-draughts version of "Aurora Borealis professional 3.6" you can work with 12 draughts variations (English, Italian, Russian, Brasilian, Czech, Pool, Spanish, Thai, International, Frisian, Spantsireti and Canadian), play with advanced computer partner, analyse, easily comment games and create your own games databases!

Read about the advantages of "Aurora Borealis professional". You may also download full version with databases right now and register the program!

Important notes


Unfortunately, since February, 2015 an option of reactivation "Aurora Borealis" after 4 months since previous activation using internet-activation key is not available anymore. All released keys are for a single activation only. However, activation key owners can have a 15 EUR discount upgrading to DVD version and also can order additional activations for released keys, for as low as 10 EUR for 1 activation and 15 EUR for 2 activations (maximum 10 activations per key are allowed).

Endgame databases

All additional endgame DVDs are not available anymore on download page, as soon as new 3.6 DVD contains optimized endgame databases for better performance and lower memory usage.

Seeding of large databases (DVDs and HDD archive) has been stopped on February, 15!



Update 3.6.9

March, 19 2015

A new version update for both 32-bits and 64-bits Windows and full DVD installation are available. All links can be found on download page.

Update 3.5 beta 7 for Win64

July, 24 2014

Fixed: fonts for game and database panels; engine plays better using WDL endgame databases; users can edit engine's parameters.

Engine guide, Download page

Full endgame databases on HDD

November, 19 2013

1TB USB3 HDD with full endgame databases (incl. 8pc Int, 10pc Rus and Braz) is 80 EUR with shipping. If you'd like to order the HDD with CD+DVD kit, it will be 130 EUR (CD+DVD+HDD+activation key+shipping)

10pc endgame database for Brasilian

August, 14 2013

10 pieces endgame database for Brasilian game has been finished. All details available on Brasilian confederation website. Version 3.5 beta 3 for 64-bit Windows is available for testing.

10pc WDL database for Russian

May, 19 2013

On download page you can download a part of 10-pieces WDL endgame database for Russian game.

8-pieces WDL EB for International

March, 7 2013

8pc WDL has been finished. Its full size is 142 Gb. Men-only part (4x4 and 5x3, 757 mb compressed) is available on download page in torrents.