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  1. Two Miniature Mate in 2s HereComesTheBlunder Wow dude the 2nd one is awesome! Good job! You really know how to make…
  2. Two Miniature Mate in 2s chessplayer_909 Nice! They are very creative!
  3. Two Miniature Mate in 2s ChessWhiz I enjoyed both of these. Very clever.
  4. Two Miniature Mate in 2s motion bishop promotion and bishop d5 king d4 rook f5 maybe thank you.
  5. Game annotated #8 jimj12 suggestion: annotate some lower rated games and explain the mistakes
  6. Two Miniature Mate in 2s AyrtonTwigg Here are two cool little mate in 2s I created some time a go: http:…
  7. Game annotated #8 NM newbie87 Hi :), this is the video number 8 about the series "annotated games", …
  8. Which external factors have an… mirlife Walking in the woods give positive effects on my play. When I do less …
  9. Playlist Toadofsky I don't know, but it's an interesting question and thanks for asking i…
  10. Playlist rookie_gto This is a very stupid question adn it's unlikely that I'll get an answ…
  11. Puzzle 20819 PeggyShakira Try to play your line against Stockfish lvl 8.
  12. Puzzle 20819 Bag 1st move HAS to be Qg6. Why is…
  13. Suggestion: Saved game settings asifmallik When creating a new game it would be helpful to be able to select from…
  14. Could someone help me analyze?… Daybreak57 Where you white or black? I know white lost, and according to the com…
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  17. puzzle 8981 Isaiah4031 just a little bit of wine & bra…
  18. One move... just one move likecookies you dont know when you lost for time, when you havr a one movement che…
  19. What does it take to get bette… Postbox I'm often terrible at bullet. I did find improvement (though slight) f…
  20. Which external factors have an… Postbox Being overly comfortable is problematic for me. I'll be doing some puz…
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