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by Dr.Ex
Wed Jan 01, 2014 12:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Doomsday of Stockfish DD
Replies: 89
Views: 21679

Re: The Doomsday of Stockfish DD

The line you are playing more or less "King's Indian" with reversed colors. It's a well known issue that most (if not all) engines still misplay KID types of positions. Mating threats are just too deep behind the horizon. This specific issue would be very easy to fix. Just don't play d4 (or d5 with...
by Dr.Ex
Tue Nov 19, 2013 4:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why purchase Deep Fritz when you can get Stockfish for Free?
Replies: 17
Views: 4227

Re: Why purchase Deep Fritz when you can get Stockfish for F

Martin Thoresen wrote:Because you also get the latest Chessbase GUI at the same time.
For sure not!
I still usually use Fritz 11 GUI despite owning Fritz 13 as well.
by Dr.Ex
Sat Aug 10, 2013 10:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The A.R.B Chess System v The Hippopotamus Defence - Differen
Replies: 88
Views: 20408

Re: The A.R.B Chess System v The Hippopotamus Defence - Diff

Strange Link! ? No Proof by .pn Again!! http://www.talkchess.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=48818&start=50&sid=f807fdc612e76a61eb28e827f64be9a6 :roll: Ok so you won't play Houdini on my system, so how about Crafty? Think you could get the win? I don't. Peter 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d6 3.c4! Anthony.R.Brown resig...
by Dr.Ex
Sat Aug 10, 2013 7:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WCCC 2013 in Yokohama
Replies: 79
Views: 16794

Re: WCCC 2013 in Yokohama

What could be done to solve this? Allow a derivative (houdini)? Hold a gun to Don and Larry's head to make them enter? Well, they could at least enter Stockfish with an independent operator. Of course Shredder, Hiarcs and Junior programmer, who hope to get another phony title, wouldn't be too happy...
by Dr.Ex
Fri Aug 09, 2013 12:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The A.R.B Chess System v The Hippopotamus Defence - Differen
Replies: 88
Views: 20408

Re: The A.R.B Chess System v The Hippopotamus Defence - Diff

karger wrote:Why is this so-called system so popular as a subject when it has won one game and is unproven to be repeatedly reliable ?
Even one win in 100 games would already be extraordinary for below 2000 player but it's certainly not verifiable.
by Dr.Ex
Wed Aug 07, 2013 9:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The A.R.B Chess System v The Hippopotamus Defence - Differen
Replies: 88
Views: 20408

Re: The A.R.B Chess System v The Hippopotamus Defence - Diff

Sure! And I play 1.e4 d6 2.d4 b6 and only then 3...e6 and so on and claim
it is my system. :roll:

The system is called 'Hippo' in English or 'Feustel-Aufbau' in German and is old hat. The exact move order is irrelevant.
by Dr.Ex
Fri Jan 18, 2013 12:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Day of Glory
Replies: 12
Views: 1806

Re: The Day of Glory

Lavir wrote:So maybe, correcting me, the blunder is instead 19 ... Nd5? than 20 ...h6.
The blunder was to play this opening line in the first place. It is very dangerous to hopp around with your knights on the Qeenside while your king is unprotected.
by Dr.Ex
Wed Jan 16, 2013 8:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia
Replies: 187
Views: 47373

Re: Cheating suspicion at the Zadar Open in Croatia.

Since when is Lilov a GM? He is FM.
by Dr.Ex
Fri Apr 27, 2012 5:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The good old WChess 1.05 (DOS version)
Replies: 36
Views: 14109

Re: The good old WChess 1.05 (DOS version)

Oh dear! I bet this game was over very quickly..
by Dr.Ex
Thu Apr 26, 2012 7:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: ARONIAN or KRAMIK?
Replies: 26
Views: 3596

Re: ARONIAN or KRAMIK?

Great first posting..
Anand can easily remain a Top 10 player for another 10 years.