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Modifying the existing rules for chess, attempting to make it more dynamic or decisive, is a non-trivial task: You need years of experience and large numbers of people playing new versions in order to assess the quality and appeal of any new variant. Former World Champion Vladimir Kramnik has proposed nine new variants, and DeepMind has used their AI technology to evaluate them in a much shorter period of time. Here are their findings.Modifying the existing rules for chess, attempting to make it more dynamic or decisive, is a non-trivial task: You need years of experience and large numbers of people playing new versions in order to assess the quality and appeal of any new variant. Former World Champion Vladimir Kramnik has proposed nine new variants, and DeepMind has used their AI technology to evaluate them in a much shorter period of time. Here are their findings.

AlphaZero/Kramnik: Exploring new chess variants | ChessBase

Almost three years since DeepMind’s AlphaZero shocked the chess world by taking just four hours to go from zero to the best chess-playing entity ...Almost three years since DeepMind’s AlphaZero shocked the chess world by taking just four hours to go from zero to the best chess-playing entity anywhere, the team is back with another party trick. This time AlphaZero used its self-learning ability to learn variants of chess, so we can see how such changes as banning castling, making stalemate a win or letting pawns move sideways or backwards would change the game after decades, or even centuries, of top-level play. 14th World Chess Champion Vladimir Kramnik was on hand to assess the results.

AlphaZero, Vladimir Kramnik and reinventing chess | chess24.com

A former world champion teams up with the makers of AlphaZero to test variants on the age-old game that can jolt players into creative patterns.A former world champion teams up with the makers of AlphaZero to test variants on the age-old game that can jolt players into creative patterns.

AI Ruined Chess. Now, It’s Making the Game Beautiful Again | WIRED

In a new paper from DeepMind, this time co-written by 14th world chess champion Vladimir Kramnik, the self-learning chess engine AlphaZero is used to explore the design of different variants of the game of chess, with different sets of rules. The paper is titled Assessing Game Balance with AlphaZero:In a new paper from DeepMind, this time co-written by 14th world chess champion Vladimir Kramnik, the self-learning chess engine AlphaZero is used to explore the design of different variants of the game of chess, with different sets of rules. The paper is titled Assessing Game Balance with AlphaZero:

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