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Brandon_J
  • Member for 5 years, 6 months
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  • Somewhere, USA
23 votes

Why does Lichess only tell me my "inaccuracies", "mistakes", and "blunders", and not e.g. my "brilliancies"?

14 votes
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Can one improve their chess without playing online?

12 votes
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Is there a name for fork-protected pieces?

12 votes

What is the theoretical maximal material difference of a dead draw which is not a stalemate?

11 votes
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Why does lichess ban players?

11 votes
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How do you remove the annoying bishop on h3?

8 votes

Why is Na5 not played in this line of the French Defense, Advance Variation?

7 votes

Need I be concerned about being classed as a "cheater" if I sometimes play good classical games on LiChess?

6 votes

How many two move checkmates exist?

5 votes

Websites for creating tournaments with different starting positions

5 votes

In the opening stage, can we determine that one move is better than another by looking at winning percentage?

5 votes
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What opening is recommended if white is only playing for a draw?

4 votes

Black only has pawns: Mate in what?

4 votes
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Studying why Gardner's Minichess Variant is solved?

4 votes

How to beat King's Fianchetto Opening Modified (White)

4 votes

Sicilian Defence, Dragon Variation

4 votes
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Why 7. Bd3 in the 3 knights opening?

3 votes
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Threatening the Queen in the bishop with Bg5

3 votes

What professional game has the quickest sequence, starting from move one, to quadrupled pawns?

3 votes

Is this the only opening that allows one side to end up with three knights?

2 votes

Color-coding moves and games

2 votes
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Why did the (Black) computer play 9. ... Ke7 here?

2 votes

Knight moves which way?

2 votes
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In tournament chess, is the Traxler Counterattack just a dubious opening or a blunder?

2 votes

How does one know if a position is not reachable from a series of legal moves from the starting position?

1 vote

Why is c4 a better move in this position?

1 vote

Is my low blitz game drawing rate at www.chess.com an indicator that I am weak in chess?

1 vote

Is a "Strong King" handicap really as powerful as is claimed?

1 vote

Why do chess tournaments allow absolutely scandalous draws?

1 vote

Where can I find a good chess database?