Hi everyone. We're planning on organizing a Horde World Championship sometime in the near future. All updates and registration will be done through this team https://lichess.org/team/horde-world-champ
Fair Horde Players TEAM
Team leader: FM svenos
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Yeah another thing is that you might want to build a battery against c5 with your knight ending on c5 so it again can be traded for the a pawn. For example with a Pawn on d6 a Bishop on f8 a knight o
Yeah, I can see now when a5 is a good move. In my games, white has usually his pawn on c5 and then a knight on b6 does not need to be harrassed with a4-a5, but would be simply captured with c5xNb6.
Because SF is a master in creating zugzwang :) But for a human player I think it's mostly easier to play a5 and to try to break through. But sure in some positions it is more useful to play a6. You
@Stubenfisch I totally got your point about a5 (for black, and for white to prevent it). But why Stockfish almost always recommends a6 for black instead of a5?
The thing behind a5/h5 is not to capture whites b4/g4 pawn immediately! The main idea is, to bring one of your knights to either b6 or g6 and only then capture the b4/g4 pawn + sacrificing your knigh
I wrote in svenos forums entry that I disagree with his strategy. Thinking again about it - I still think I disagree very much with his strategy, but want to point out that there might be more appro
Svenos, good analysis of yours. Having said that, I could not disagree more in many aspects. 2 important things which I believe are absolutely wrong in your assumptions: a) you give ! (exclamatio
Yeah RiemannTensor, or something like that, is really ridiculous I stopped playing against him after he abort every game he were white.