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No engine that I’ve ever come across has this functionality. In fact it would actually be surprisingly difficult to get a chess engine to do this; The most fundamental rule of chess is that you have to checkmate your opponent’s king. A position without kings on the board wouldn’t make sense to something like Stockfish, because the game ends before the king ...


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Thank you for sharing your very discouraging story. I've been an IM for years and recently I've tried to become a grandmaster, did a lot of tactics but: I failed, and now with corona and 0 OTB games it feels a bit silly anyway. So I started to learn code, which is fun haha and very off topic here. The biggest difference you can make to get from 2200 to 2400 ...


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