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General Chess Discussion - Deathmatch: Leela vs. Stockfish #23

@JohnJPershing no it wasn't time odds or anything. Check out https://arxiv.org/pdf/1712.01815.pdf page 7. As you can see Alpha 0 scales a lot better than Stockfish. (as well as better than Elmo in Sho…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Deathmatch: Leela vs. Stockfish #20

@JohnJPershing So what did you see in TCEC? I see that in Div2 it currently murders the field with 13.5/17, having not even given up a single half point with White. It did not perform as well in the p…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Why does stockfish... #6

That depends on your time zone. Also if you read the start it says the interview was taken on the day after March 31. Besides it should be quite clear that the KG is not that bad that you can simply r…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Deathmatch: Leela vs. Stockfish #18

More specifically, Minimax based searches are good at distinguishing moves with very different evals (e.g. tactical shots) however they are not so great at telling which of two very similar evaluated …

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Why does stockfish... #4

@gp469 You are aware that post was an Aprils Fools right? Though there is a reason why the KG doesn't really see high level play.

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Deathmatch: Leela vs. Stockfish #17

@JohnJPershing Do you have any source for the claim "Neural nets have distinct diminishing returns on computing power compared to traditional engines." ? I would say the opposite is true, SF very much…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Deathmatch: Leela vs. Stockfish #15

@kenzaburo 6 games are not enough to say which one is stronger. If they are reasonably close in skill even 20 games are not enough. However determining which one is stronger is the job of chess engine…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
Game analysis - i don't understand a move... #5

Wow, that's a great move. And people somehow claim that AlphaZero is the first engine to play entertaining chess, just look at variations like that! It seems strange that Black has enough consideri…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
Lichess Feedback - endgame tablebase statistics wanted #2

Check out the txt file belonging to the material balance you are interested in: http://tablebase.lichess.ovh/tables/standard/7/ E.g. for KBBB vs KBP http://tablebase.lichess.ovh/tables/standard/7/4v3…

by BOT Vetinari_Computer
General Chess Discussion - Correspondence 960 game against weak bot #3

Cool, any more takers?

by BOT Vetinari_Computer