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  1. Losing games on purpose? hangrad I think it's against the rules to do the following: 1. Repeatedly res…
  2. Losing games on purpose? damonachey Wow, a little touchy about the losing games on purpose warning. I mak…
  3. Challenge #4 nh78 @StevenEmily i said, i want to be removed from the list. Respect my wi…
  4. Challenge #4 StevenEmily Challenge #4A Show your most irritating, annoying loss. Ex: https://…
  5. Translation mistake in french SpewWizard On the home page for instance when we point with the mouse on the name…
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  7. First time Iamonfire234 hello all today I am so proud of my self in starting I was feeling so …
  8. I did it! I beat SF level 8 in… god_deta Yuh yuh yuh . Where you down, Nibba?
  9. Two rapidplay games FletchMK64 (Cross-post from achja-chess forum) Tonight, I played two rapidplay…
  10. I did it! I beat SF level 8 in… StevenEmily Wow!!!! I can't ever beat stockfish in ultrabullet it seems. Somebody…
  11. The beauty of zwischenzug in c… achja With the game checkers/draughts capturing is mandatory. With the game…
  12. Help plz Iamonfire234 hello all i like playing many variants like 3 checks and atomic but I …
  13. Lichess mobile app problems Chess-Guy123 Hmm, I don't play on Mobile a lot, is there a check-mark saying, "reme…
  14. Titled Arena thekid456 probably still trying to find cash after tang won, and didn't give ALL…
  15. Lichess mobile app problems Iamonfire234 hay lichess today I opened lichess on my mobile and logged for checkin…
  16. Feature Req: Push Notification… GBA87 Good idea. I definitely support it
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  18. To Spanish people, Chess app i… RegisLakrids Hello, I am looking for an app in Android in spanish language for a…
  19. How Do you play a celebrity? RegisLakrids Add Eric Rosen, When he streams on twich, he accepts challenges at th…
  20. June Titled Arena Chess-Guy123 I've been asking the same thing
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