The dangers of overcalling (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°903)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n°903 (May/June 2016) As you may know, Funbridge is the partner of the French, Norwegian and Swiss bridge federations and gives you the opportunity to play federation-sanctioned tournaments to improve your rank in your own country. Here is a deal played precisely at the French Bridge Federation premises at the last stage of the France Open Team selection process…

Price cut on commented tournaments!

We have good news for you! We have cut the price of our packs of commented tournaments by 50%. 1 commented tournament: €/$2.50 (previously €/$4.99) Pack of 5 tournaments: €/$12.50 (previously €/$24.99) Pack of 10 tournaments: €/$25 (previously €/$49.99) Pack of 20 tournaments: €/$50 (previously €/$99.99) Each commented tournament consists of 16 deals. Don’t wait any longer! Click here to be redirected to the Funbridge shop and enjoy our new…

Your June newsletter

The new version of Funbridge PC was released a little over a month ago now. After a bit of a rough start, many of you have discovered the advantages of this new version as shown by these customer testimonials: “The new version of Funbridge is a bit confusing in the beginning… But once you get used to it, you realise that all the features offered make it more user-friendly.” Player…

RoboCoup (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°902)

Choosing a line of play over another one is conceivable if you can anticipate how opponent will react. No certainty at the table but when you play against a robot… The first Paris Festival took place at Paris Country Club from 5 to 11 November 2015. Funbridge sponsored the event and I had the pleasure of winning the first edition of the Open tournament with Pierre Franceschetti. Here is a…

Your May newsletter

Following the recent release of the updated version of Funbridge for PC, many of you have become familiar with reorganised game modes and new game options. To help you through this process, this month we have decided to focus on the settings of the Funbridge software. How to access the settings? Click on the menu symbolised by the triple bar at the top left of your home screen. Once the…

Red or Black (Le Bridgeur Magazine n°901)

Article written by Jérôme Rombaut and published in the French magazine Le Bridgeur n°901 (January/February 2016) Following the last article, here is another defence problem from the same France vs Sweden match as part of the France Open Team selection process for the European Teams Championships. You are still East and the bidding proceeds as follows: South North   Dummy spreads his hand:  Q 7 4   10 7 5  K J…

Funbridge has been given a facelift! [Updated article]

If you are having trouble installing this new version, a help section is available at the end of this article. The PC version of Funbridge will be upgraded on Thursday 11 May. From that date onwards, your software program will be automatically updated so you can enjoy the improvements and features that have been made and added to Funbridge over the last few months. Once installed, just log in using…

NEW! Ask the game engine Argine for advice

Download on:   A new version of your app is now available for download. Update your app and discover our brand-new feature “Advice from Argine”! You are unsure which bid to make? You don’t know which card to lead? You want to have your choice confirmed? Ask our game engine Argine for advice Find this feature in the “Replay” mode at the end of each deal. We hope that it…

Your April newsletter

After the sneak preview of the new PC version of Funbridge in the last newsletter (click here to read more), this month we look at the display and ergonomics options at the game table. To help you get started, Funbridge uses default options: play with the help of the pop-up window with bidding tips, play singletons and collect tricks automatically, switch North and South when North is the declarer, etc.…