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  1. Tactic 61659 e4_guy Because after bxc3 follows Nxc3 and then Knight on d3 is kaputt.
  2. Tactic 61659 QTipPoker https://lichess.org/training/61659 I don't understand why bxc3 is a…
  3. Chess Survey! legend is this rating list, for lichess or fide?
  4. correspondence chess tournamen… KingMeTaco666 Correspondence tournaments and team matches would be cool
  5. Whats your background? KingMeTaco666 For those of you who dont know lichess lets you use custom backgrounds…
  6. Chess Survey! Professor74 I just sent my answers! Please keep us informed about the results!
  7. timeout mdinnerspace A fascinating study for a clinical psychologist. Someone dedicated to …
  8. timeout mdinnerspace Yet another copy account by 2Q1C. Get used to it lichess members. T…
  9. Thinking out of the box Professor74 Mmmm, very interesting. How to find this candidate move? Black has a h…
  10. People walking away from lost … Francesco_Super @SummerSparkle You are absolutely correct and I agree, but in the majo…
  11. People walking away from lost … SummerSparkle Because of the GPS tracker that was tracking my delivery, my browser s…
  12. On this day, 29 years ago... Professor74 What a game! Well done Sarg0n! Three cheers for this day!
  13. Lichess App for Android (Bug "… thibault Cheers, I made an issue on https://github.com/veloce/lichobile/issu…
  14. On this day, 29 years ago... SummerSparkle Congrats! Very nice game. Strong attack! I never thought I'd play in a…
  15. List of Lichess Hidden Features Qualm To use the whisper feature you type /w or /whisper followed by your me…
  16. Lichess App for Android (Bug "… Lyell01 Hi there. With the new release, the function "Share PGN" of the men…
  17. timeout Jacob531 That's an interesting line of the English Opening... But yeah, timeou…
  18. timeout mCoombes314 Why are you copying IM Penguingim1? Same FIDE rating on your profile, …
  19. List of Lichess Hidden Features RebeccaPawn I haven't been a registered member of Lichess long enough to use the Q…
  20. bug when you create a game in … kike_muguerza first of all, congratulations for the developers for your work in lich…
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