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by tysen2k
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Bitboard for a non-chess game
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

Re: Bitboard for a non-chess game

Thanks! These are good suggestions.
by tysen2k
Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Bitboard for a non-chess game
Replies: 4
Views: 1259

Bitboard for a non-chess game

I’m using bitboards for a certain game that has some squares occupied and others that are empty. I’m trying to come up with an efficient way of identifying groups of exactly 1 or 2 empty squares that are completely surrounded by occupied squares (or the edge) – orthogonal directions only. So if the ...
by tysen2k
Sat Dec 17, 2016 10:51 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Absolute ELO scale
Replies: 58
Views: 8870

Re: Absolute ELO scale

I've been toying around with the idea of setting the "reference" Elo level to be the level that gives handicap odds a multiplying effect. For example, if you subtract about 425 from current Elo levels, knight odds support about a 1.43x difference in Elo across a wide range of Elo.
by tysen2k
Wed Sep 14, 2016 2:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Best move statistics
Replies: 22
Views: 3987

Re: Best move statistics

I think something that may be of use is looking at the cases where the quiet move was the best and identifying key features besides SEE for those moves.