romantic-style play

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romantic-style play

Post by smcracraft » Sun Aug 02, 2020 1:27 am

I am always looking for ideas to make my chess program more "romantic" by making speculative sacrifices which lead into huge variations to confuse HUMAN (not computer) opponents, with the only player of the program being me, your 'umble programmer.

If anyone has suggestions on how to do SPECULATIVE sacrifices into large variation trees with many likely branches but not easy to compute in the usual 10-30 ply, I am all ears.


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Re: romantic-style play

Post by syzygy » Sun Aug 02, 2020 2:14 am

Overevaluate the opponent's "king unsafety" by a lot.

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Re: romantic-style play

Post by mclane » Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:29 pm

Ask Chris w.
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