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  1. Pawn Up End Game Study tailuge https://tailuge.github.io/chess-o-tron/html/blunder-bomb.html?p=PPPPP …
  2. French Defense tpr @FletchMK64 you are right of course. However, white can answer ...cxd4…
  3. Terrible endgame tpr You played well, but... You were a pawn up, thus winning, but with 35…
  4. Ok, Now this game is real, Lif… leftovers I feel I should clarify, I don't actually think I'm good, Infact I kno…
  5. Pawn Up End Game Study tpr Remove both largely irrelevant h-pawns. Now you have a position in the…
  6. Should I allow takebacks? tpr Just switch it off. Enabling takebacks only leads to disputes.
  7. Ok, Now this game is real, Lif… leftovers I again play as black, I think I prefer black actually. Starting a…
  8. Should I allow takebacks? Link Its perfectly fine if you don't. Just disable it in the options, that …
  9. Should I allow takebacks? CM Sarg0n I recommend to cut out such unprofessional things. Nobody is helped. I…
  10. How do you like my crazy king? LilGoat21 I don't like it at all.
  11. Should I allow takebacks? imminentD3ATH Hello Lichess, Mouse slips are not a rare occurrence. I've made a num…
  12. Pawn Up End Game Study QTipPoker I made this study: https://lichess.org/study/q1ewH6WA I'm just lear…
  13. London system position ace1886 I play 2.Bf4 instead of 2.Nf3, so I don't have to deal with Ba6 'traps…
  14. London system position CM Sarg0n A trick of mine against notorious London fans which is even perfectly …
  15. chess lessons olu1994 is the Skype username just ester11?
  16. chess lessons GMScuzzBall He is an EXPERT in blitz. Amazing lessons! At any price!
  17. Copying Bobby Fischer achja In this Philidor defense game (3+2 tourney game - 6-2-0,30 acpl) I tho…
  18. New Variant 4 Way Chess legos99 Devs please add 4 way chess, I think it would be a fun variant.
  19. Figures on board are not shown. josevitor91 That's weird man, I tried here and it's ok, I see the bishop. Maybe…
  20. Why it exist a Off-Topic forum? smokey808 I don't know why there is an off topic forum. We should delete it beca…
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