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Offline JanineTheGamer

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Chess?
« on: April 11, 2018, 10:51:33 pm »
Thinking of starting a club for transgender chess players on Chess.com. I'm just not sure how many of us play chess...

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Re: Chess?
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2018, 09:17:50 pm »
wow its been years, not sure I can play it competitively but finally joining the chess club sounds fun lol (I mean it I'll check it out as long as its not overly competitive)
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Re: Chess?
« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2018, 10:43:23 pm »
I've been playing casually since 8th grade. I'm good enough to beat most other casual players, but I consistently lose to everyone that takes it seriously (tournament players, professionals, people who read chess books, etc.). I'd be up for it.

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Re: Chess?
« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2018, 11:33:54 pm »
I play it a bit but not many other people I know do. I can beat my housemate at it every time, but the computer always kicks my arse. Maybe because I usually approach a chess game a bit like poker with another person, and attempt to bluff them while I'm playing the game.
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Re: Chess?
« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2018, 06:20:07 am »
I'm very rusty, I studied chess and played a few USCF tournaments back in the '80s. I'm curious mostly where the game has gone since deep blue beat Kasparov in '97.

p.s. Janine, yes I'd participate in a club
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Re: Chess?
« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2018, 02:36:36 am »
I absolutely love chess!  I’m by no means a champion chess player, but I love to play.
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