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  1. Crazyhouse World Championship … savagechess2k @FischyVishy Really? I thought you forgot about it! Thanks for contin…
  2. Crazyhouse World Championship … the-lone-wolf anti might be solved, but it's kinda hard to memorize the solution.. ;)
  3. Study: Sicilian Najdorf, Zagre… joaquindlr You can do that to get more control on the d5 square, not a bad choice…
  4. Crazyhouse World Championship … FischyVishy @savagechess2k By reform, I meant the 960 project we started. Still ru…
  5. [Feature Request] Toadofsky https://kontrachess.com/ has a doubling cube.
  6. [Feature Request] - Correspond… savagechess2k lichess.org/team/correspondence-tournaments
  7. Study: Sicilian Najdorf, Zagre… nykajak How about trying to exchange a black knight for your dark-square bisho…
  8. I'm being auto resigned from s… ottoerago I play a few moves against Stockfish on my phone and come out of the a…
  9. Crazyhouse World Championship … savagechess2k @FischyVishy Unfortunately, variants can not reform if there are no st…
  10. Crazyhouse World Championship … FischyVishy @TrappedPiece 3+ and atomic need reform, KOTH is very close to orthodo…
  11. Crazyhouse World Championship … NM TrappedPiece while this is good, sad that only crazyhouse is where big tournaments …
  12. [Feature Request] TalsBadKidney Offer rematch while playing a game... Or a "doubling cube" option lik…
  13. Crazyhouse World Championship … slowcooker Looking forward to this :) I hope that many games are streamed otherwi…
  14. [Feature Request] - Correspond… axedre I apologize if this has already been asked, but I couldn't find it on …
  15. FREE Training Games/Game Analy… jonesmh I'm interested, I'd like to achieve a rating like yours.
  16. FREE Training Games/Game Analy… torrete64 Im interested sir. I would like to improve my game.
  17. Api endpoint https://lichess.o… revoof Thanks for reporting. My mistake. Should be fixed.
  18. A magnificent study or how to … dontbeoffended >I look forward to seeing Lichess' endgame explorer handle the 7-man a…
  19. Variant Tactics Xandawesome I've always wondered this. It would be fun to have it for different va…
  20. Api endpoint https://lichess.o… lishadowapps All my bots are hanged for some 8 hours now. I looked into the logs an…
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