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Asztalos 2+0 Racing Rated 1h 1
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  1. The new animation is severely … thibault hello, what animation exactly are you talking about?
  2. Best Chess Books Ever Written!… CafeMorphy How To Reassess Your Chess 3rd Edition -Jeremy Silman
  3. The new animation is severely … cascade92 The old was one smooth and calming, and was one of the reasons chess g…
  4. Play SIMUL with an FM entry f… FM lovlas I have decided to host a simul at that exact time for free. Thats Mond…
  5. Play SIMUL with an FM entry f… seanysean @Kestony Correct, unfortunately (for @steva23) GMs have done simuls he…
  6. Play SIMUL with an FM entry f… Kestony I hope you are being sarcastic. There are plenty of people here on you…
  7. Bug report - arrows and circle… vasilakoss When you spectate another person's game you can't draw any arrows or c…
  8. Play SIMUL with an FM entry f… FM steva23 I am Jovic Stevan, an Fide Master and Chess Coach and I would like to …
  9. Coach Kestony A coach is someone who tells you what you don't want to hear, and has …
  10. Feature request - Toggle notat… robinhood76 I take lessons with a coach through lichess.org which works beautifull…
  11. Sticky opening Names! arex i agree. will add it as an issue to our backlog.
  12. Coach FM lovlas If you only want help with one opening you are better off with an engi…
  13. Coach Iamkingofworld6y What if I only want help on one opening
  14. Coach CM Sarg0n Yeah, listening to coaches and reading books is somewhat over-rated. O…
  15. Firefox_McOS 10.11.6_Checkmate… N3X all other patterns perfect !
  16. Firefox_McOS 10.11.6_Checkmate… N3X DoubleBishop Mate #3_(ViktorKahn-CarlHartlaub1916) by example_ this p…
  17. Can we have the possibility to… nattramnms If you go into the advanced search for your games, there is a drop box…
  18. Can we have the possibility to… AlexanderFly I would like to know my true win lose rate without all the resignation…
  19. If I'm Going To Blunder What's… KokoASMR #3 The thing you have to realize is, your opponent is a human too. Th…
  20. Does black win, or is it a dra… sarah-92 Thanks all
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Lichess meetup and hackathon report

The Lichess team recently met up to work and socialize in Paris. Here is the summary.

Recent Improvements

The lichess team is constantly creating new features for you to enjoy. Now we need your help to decide what to add next!

Tata Steel Chess: Week 1

Everything about the first week of the Tata Steel Chess tournament, live from Wijk aan Zee