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Blitz Adventure #36: Throwing Punches

The opponent I played in this game was incredibly aggressive but reckless. As you can see in the from the position Black had some threats, Rxg2+, Qxd4+ and had every piece but the Rook on a8 ready to jump into the attack. 101 more words


Computer-Generated Chess Problem 02081

An original ‘KRBB vs kbnp’ mate in 4 chess construct composed autonomously by a computer using the ‘Digital Synaptic Neural Substrate’ computational creativity method. It does not use endgame tablebases, artificial neural networks, machine learning or any kind of typical AI. 121 more words


Computer-Generated Chess Problem 02080

Now, this is a ‘KQNN vs k’ mate in 3 chess problem generated autonomously by Chesthetica using the relatively new computational creativity approach called the ‘DSNS’. 101 more words


Daily Chess Puzzle

Today’s problem was seen on Twitter, posted hy Olympis G Urcan. It is a lovely puzzle and deep.

As is my custom, I only say which side is to play: and not giving an idea if the move wins or otherwise, unless on occasion I think signposting would be helpful. 101 more words


A Rarely Used Opening

The moves defining Alapin’s Opening are 1.e4 e5 2.Ne2. It is an opening not regularly seen in tournament play. In fact, I have seen only one book that covers this exclusively cover this opening, Alapin’s Opening by Denis Druash, published in 1984. 3,357 more words

Computer-Generated Chess Problem 02079

Take a look at this ‘KQRPPPPPP vs krrrnpp’ study-like chess puzzle created by a computer using the approach known as the DSNS from the sub-field of AI, computational creativity. 119 more words


Computer Chess

I have always been fascinated by computer programs that play chess! During my undergrad studies I decided to implement a chess engine of my own; mainly to learn so-called ‘AI’ algorithms. 615 more words

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