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Bughouse rating formula

If you want to determine individual player ratings based on their performance in teams, then you need an algorithm which supports that. TrueSkill is probably the most famous one, but it's patented, so ...
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How do I get a FIDE ID?

FIDE IDs are assigned via national chess federations. You need to be a citizen or resident of the national federation you apply for per §1.7 in the FIDE licensing regulations, so if you reside in a ...
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How does the Glicko rating system correlate to Elo?

The basic rating calculation could be the same but in Glicko there is rating deviation. The problem with the Elo system that the Glicko system addresses has to do with the reliability of a player’s ...
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How does the Glicko rating system correlate to Elo?

Elo and Glicko are mathematical theories about how a rating system can be implemented. Neither of them define all the details of a rating system implementation, hence there is no reason what so ever ...
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Why does the Elo I gain from games fluctuate so heavily?

If the website was using ELO, then that would indeed be unusual. ELO is designed to change a lot after unexepcted results (beating someone much higher rated / losing against someone much lower rated) ...
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