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  1. Improvements etc. nautilusomega First of all a big thanks for permanently trying to improve an already […]
  2. Captured pieces stopped working? Intoxicated Oh... "A new way to display taken pieces, or rather material difference"
  3. Captured pieces stopped working? Intoxicated I have the same problem. Sometimes there are a few pieces visible but […]
  4. Captured pieces stopped working? Clarkey http://en.lichess.org/blog/U4sinkQAAEIAhH3C/upgrade-of-all-chess-board […]
  5. 3d chess set feedback Clarkey Don't worry, it bothers me a bit too. Resizable boards are pretty high […]
  6. 3d chess set feedback goldilocks Minor board anomaly (really is not a big issue - just for the sake of […]
  7. Captured pieces stopped working? vikrama I can't see the captured pieces now. Earlier I could see them. My pref […]
  8. 3d chess set feedback Clarkey At the moment it's a one-angle fits all. Not sure if I can be bothered […]
  9. High or lower opponent ratings HardInPaint Thats how Elo works, the system works well in tournaments but in a fre […]
  10. High or lower opponent ratings Zynko I keep running into people that have a high rating only because they p […]
  11. 3d chess set feedback Zynko It would be nice if it was possible to change the angle at which the p […]
  12. Review my game.. kennethlh I know doing this will help some out as my opening is a bit awkward to […]
  13. Nonexistent pawn on d4 fianchetto123 I was playing a game just now in which I played the move d2-d4 (I was […]
  14. Tournament Masterchess begins […] Hasimir It's good to see more interest in longer time controls. You should co […]
  15. Why Lichess is not so good tha […] UncrownedRoyalty me think lichess no is not so good than chess.com me think lichess […]
  16. Buy my book,I am International Master UncrownedRoyalty I don't mind that at all because no one's forcing you to look at thei […]
  17. Buy my book,I am International Master ChessWhiz Watch my stream, I am free advertising for myself! http://en.liches […]
  18. No more "claim victory" button […] ChessWhiz This happened in today's ChessWhiz TV episode. I thought it was becaus […]
  19. No more "claim victory" button […] Patrizsche I have noticed several times now that the button "claim victory" when […]
  20. Move not showing up legend Sounds like connection problem.
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