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by Dann Corbit
Sat May 25, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

Thanks, I'll take a look
by Dann Corbit
Fri May 24, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

I see that this game does not have the queen sac/weird imbalance. I am looking at just those right now
by Dann Corbit
Fri May 24, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

Thanks for the game. I imagine there might be positions worth investigating that I have not analyzed yet.
by Dann Corbit
Fri May 24, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

If we only play optimally, we only get to 1.c4
So I guess the assumption is that we get to the gambit position, by hook or by crook.
It's all the way out here:
by Dann Corbit
Thu May 23, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: LC0 For Android!!! History Made!!
Replies: 34
Views: 1241

Re: LC0 For Android!!! History Made!!

On the other hand, it might be fun to have something that sounds powerful and yet does not beat your brains in every single game.

And you can say, "I beat the world's strongest chess program the other day!"
:twisted:
by Dann Corbit
Thu May 23, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: LC0 For Android!!! History Made!!
Replies: 34
Views: 1241

Re: LC0 For Android!!! History Made!!

Do android devices have powerful GPUs?
If not, then I guess it stinks on android.
by Dann Corbit
Thu May 23, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

I currently have 2146 positions for this opening in my main EPD database.
Might grow, with some more investigation.
by Dann Corbit
Thu May 23, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

Here are all the correspondence chess games I have involving the Bryntse Gambit: [Event "Western States Open, Reno 2006"] [Site "?"] [Date "2006.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Mackenzie, Dana N"] [Black "Pruess, David"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "2117"] [BlackElo "2391"] [ECO "A03"] [Variation "Sicilian...
by Dann Corbit
Thu May 23, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Bryntse Gambit
Replies: 76
Views: 2683

Re: The Bryntse Gambit

This may not, though. e.g. after 3.Ng5, SF prefers all of 3... Bf5, 3...e5, 3...Nc6 and 3...e6, with advantage for Black. If the line is followed to 5... Kd7, then White can get an advantage without sacrificing by playing 6.f3 exf3 7.gxf3 Bf5 8.Bb3. SF, depth=40, evaluates this as (+0.95). rnbqkbnr...
by Dann Corbit
Thu May 23, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: First ply of a big fail high. But it's looking grim for white
Replies: 4
Views: 340

Re: First ply of a big fail high. But it's looking grim for white

I had several engines take a look last night. Seems like Na6 and b5 are pretty close. rn2q2r/ppk3pp/3b4/2p5/2N1pPB1/2N5/PPPP2PP/R1B1K2R b KQ - acd 37; acs 3613 ; acn 59450681k; ce 173 ; bm Na6; pv Na6 O-O Nb4; rn2q2r/ppk3pp/3b4/2p5/2N1pPB1/2N5/PPPP2PP/R1B1K2R b KQ - acd 39/69; acs 3986 ; acn 9888008...