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QN vs RBB material distribution

Posted: Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:02 pm
by Nordlandia
QN vs RBB Is a fascinating one. Normally the QN side is the dominating side but the underdog can put up some resistance. The imbalance is similar to RRN vs RBB.

Some example positions to highlight it.












Re: QN vs RBB material distribution

Posted: Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:08 pm
by Nordlandia
Example game:


Re: QN vs RBB material distribution

Posted: Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:11 pm
by Graham Banks
Engines understanding material imbalances has been exciting for computer chess. Not as many plain, boring games as there used to be.

Re: QN vs RBB material distribution

Posted: Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:15 pm
by hgm
This is why I like Spartan Chess so much, as a variant: every end-game there is imbalanced, because white and black play with completely different pieces.

Re: QN vs RBB material distribution

Posted: Wed Mar 06, 2019 10:29 pm
by cdani
Not exactly the same endgame but in the first game of the current Ccc event happened this: