Ananke
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What happens if a player makes an illegal move and nobody notices?
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The FIDE laws of chess state: If during a game it is found that an illegal move, including failing to meet the requirements of the promotion of a pawn or capturing the opponent’s king, has been ...

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What chess *scoring* alternatives exist?
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The Bilbao 2008 tournament used the FIFA scoring system: 3 for a win 1 for a draw 0 for a loss It has been used at other tournaments such as the London Chess Classic. The aim is to encourage '...

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Which rule was recently introduced/modified in chess officially?
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The rules of chess have varied over time and various authors have written them down over the centuries. Philidor is most often credited for formalising the rules for tournament use, however the ...

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Playchess client for Mac
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It's annoying, Chessbase abandoned the Mac sometime ago. However their web based client works reasonably well as long as you're not playing bullet games: http://play.chessbase.com/js/apps/playchess/ ...

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