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  3. Donation,status and goal of l… Darksouls yuck a checkers post on a chess site. Programmer.. you mean copy and …
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  5. Invisible pieces CM Sarg0n Yeah, this crops up from time to time. I had experienced invisible bis…
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  8. Clock time management feature … EvilChess Suggestions: A.1 - a human voice counting down the seconds, just li…
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  10. Invisible pieces hpekristiansen I am occasionally experiencing that the black or white knights or bish…
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  14. Norwood Potter - Announches "… vio7 the top players from the 19th century sure knew how to calculate. i w…
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  16. Norwood Potter - Announches "… Abyssinia Title should read Norwood Potter..."Announces" Mate in Nine" I though…
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  18. lidraughts.org CrushKing agree with startstek, ivanchuck will love this ;d
  19. lidraughts.org CrushKing this is super cool thank you for making it
  20. lidraughts.org startstek Someone must tell Ivanchuk about this new website :p
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