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by lkaufman
Sun Dec 06, 2020 5:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hikaru vs. bots
Replies: 23
Views: 2059

Re: Hikaru vs. bots

I understand that draw or loss was the same for hikaru. It is not the case in case hikaru had to play for a CCRL rating list. Another advantage hikaru had for the ccrl rating list is that he could think on the opponent time when he cannot do it when the opponents play at hyper bullet speed(I know C...
by lkaufman
Sun Dec 06, 2020 2:52 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: An idea for new Handicap games for dragon
Replies: 119
Views: 8829

Re: An idea for new Handicap games for dragon

JJJ: i rather go for Dragon evaluation in this odds configuration, the reason is said below. About -3 for black if computer starts. r1qqkbnr/pppppppp/8/8/8/8/PPPPPPPP/RNBQKBNR w KQkq - 0 1 If the human player play black pieces, the odds is approximately equivalent minor piece odds. Another importan...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hikaru vs. bots
Replies: 23
Views: 2059

Re: Hikaru vs. bots

Today chess.com had an event in which participants played against many of their chess bots, which are basically various Komodo (version 13.3 I think) Skill levels modified in various ways. Levels 19 and below use evals from NNs that are designed to make them more "human", but the bots rated over 24...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hikaru vs. bots
Replies: 23
Views: 2059

Re: Hikaru vs. bots

I understand that draw or loss was the same for hikaru. It is not the case in case hikaru had to play for a CCRL rating list. Another advantage hikaru had for the ccrl rating list is that he could think on the opponent time when he cannot do it when the opponents play at hyper bullet speed(I know C...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hikaru vs. bots
Replies: 23
Views: 2059

Re: Hikaru vs. bots

Nakamura is an awesome blitz player, but it is known for a long time that even GM games are frequently full of suboptimal moves or even blunders, especially blitz games. The engines never lose attention or make shallow-depth blunders, and won't lose on time. So it is not too surprising to me that t...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 6:54 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hikaru vs. bots
Replies: 23
Views: 2059

Re: Hikaru vs. bots

I understand that draw or loss was the same for hikaru. It is not the case in case hikaru had to play for a CCRL rating list. Another advantage hikaru had for the ccrl rating list is that he could think on the opponent time when he cannot do it when the opponents play at hyper bullet speed(I know C...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: An idea for new Handicap games for dragon
Replies: 119
Views: 8829

Re: An idea for new Handicap games for dragon

JJJ: i rather go for Dragon evaluation in this odds configuration, the reason is said below. About -3 for black if computer starts. r1qqkbnr/pppppppp/8/8/8/8/PPPPPPPP/RNBQKBNR w KQkq - 0 1 If the human player play black pieces, the odds is approximately equivalent minor piece odds. Another importan...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 4:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hikaru vs. bots
Replies: 23
Views: 2059

Hikaru vs. bots

Today chess.com had an event in which participants played against many of their chess bots, which are basically various Komodo (version 13.3 I think) Skill levels modified in various ways. Levels 19 and below use evals from NNs that are designed to make them more "human", but the bots rated over 240...
by lkaufman
Sat Dec 05, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Live Chess 960 Match Dragon by Komodo Chess vs Stockfish 291120 (TC=90m+30s)(32 Threads)
Replies: 22
Views: 3241

Re: Live Chess 960 Match Dragon by Komodo Chess vs Stockfish 291120 (TC=90m+30s)(32 Threads)

Another draw. Match update1 Stockfish leads by +1 Live Stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zb6pqaGbbe8 Amazing, only one decisive game out of forty, and this is chess 960, the supposed antidote to all the draws from the Berlin defense and other defenses analyzed to a draw! With such engines ava...
by lkaufman
Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Dragon by Komodo Chess
Replies: 110
Views: 21509

Re: Dragon by Komodo Chess

Madeleine Birchfield wrote:
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:05 am
Will Dragon by Komodo Chess be playing in TCEC Season 20?
I expect so, since the 30 day restriction should have expired by then.