chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing


register now - it's free!
Crafty (Computer) vs Hikaru Nakamura
"Horsing Around" (game of the day Dec-23-07)
ICC blitz (2007)  ·  Van Geet Opening: General (A00)  ·  0-1
To move:
Last move:

find similar games 1,212 more games of Nakamura
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Games that have been used in game collections will have a section at the bottom which shows collections which include it. For more information, see "What are Game Collections?" on our Help Page.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with the default chess viewer, please see the Pgn4web Quickstart Guide.

Kibitzer's Corner
< Earlier Kibitzing  · PAGE 6 OF 6 ·  Later Kibitzing>
May-29-09  champsylove: Such high praise for Nakamura.
Where would I start on my journey to chess renaissance creativity?
Jun-11-09  heizfeld: Nakamura is very creative
A rough slap into the face of the pathetic "A.I."
Jul-22-09  Dredge Rivers: A horse, a horse,
my kingdom for a horse! :)
Oct-26-09  ongyj: Why didn't Crafty resign?
Oct-28-09  CeeFoR: Computers don't resign unless their masters do it for them.
Oct-28-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  computer chess guy: <Computers don't resign unless their masters do it for them.> Not so .. Crafty will resign when its evaluation gets too low (it is configurable).
Oct-28-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  alexmagnus: The NN vs Bacrot game looks like the copy of it... Is it for real? If yes, Nakamura played probably the longest copied game ever:)
Oct-28-09
Premium Chessgames Member
  alexmagnus: In case of the Bacrot game, the exact date is on the scorsheet. Is it possible to trace the date of submission?
Dec-08-09  vonKrolock: Funny, what was this - a bet?! ... For a more sophisticated idea with <10 Ns>, have a look at this online article by Tim Krabbé <"The Horse Concoction"> http://www.xs4all.nl/~timkr/tour/ho...
May-22-10  tentsewang: Nakamura is an enigmatic star of our day today.
May-26-10  jrlepage: What a clown.
Sep-05-10  kungfufighter888: why crafty dont resigned earlier on lol
Feb-14-11  kevins55555: Here we go again,

Rybka vs Nakamura, 2008

Feb-19-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  kevin86: She'll be riding six BLACK horses when she comes,when she comes...
Feb-19-11  LoveThatJoker: Amazing!

LTJ

Jun-07-11  DummyPawn: Starting around move 147 it looks like Nakamura is playing a variant of Conway's Game of Life with his knights.
Jun-21-11  IRONCASTLEVINAY: I was thinking about Robert Hyat
Jun-21-11  IRONCASTLEVINAY: CRAFTY ENGINE crushed by Naka's 6 horsepower Engine.
Mar-14-12  soberknight: a truly unique mate position
Apr-03-12  FromMuToYou: Naka played this perfectly.

Computers sometimes don't realize how much more valuable knights are in positions like that.

Mar-04-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Garech: Very aesthetic how the knights move together as a phalanx!

-Garech

Apr-12-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  kingscrusher: I have video annotated this game here:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nd46...

Aug-09-13  GumboGambit: Looks like Nakamura is the crafty one.
Nov-02-13  chesswar1000: Funny thing is that Nakamura mated Rybka with 5 BLACK BISHOPS also...
Nov-17-13  Chessman1504: Easily the funniest game I've ever seen.
Jump to page #    (enter # from 1 to 6)
< Earlier Kibitzing  · PAGE 6 OF 6 ·  Later Kibitzing>
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other users.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
This game is type: BLITZ (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
This is what I call chess comedy. LOL
from Favorite games by KFitzgerald
Kwesi's favorite games
by Kwesi
Six Knights Opening (F06)
from Humour Over The Board - Openings by theidiot117
Computer loses to six knights :)
from Fuzzy's Personal's by Fuzzy
pf1450's favorite games
by pf1450
Have a good (k)night!
from The immortal games by My Face
Six Knights mate
from Bizarre Games by GoY
a SIX horse stampede!!
from Kinnelon Colts-knights horsing around by kevin86
Nakamura the troll of chess
by alcoholkhine
93...a1=N,103...b1=N,125...c1=N,131...e1=N+,144...d1=N
from Promotion: Knight (after 2000) by Penguincw
Nakamura has a wry sense of humor.
from Underpromotions by Sneaky
Another lol
from Alekinemaster31's favorite games by Alekinemaster31
ravel5184's favorite games
by ravel5184
6 Knights
from yy underpromotion = N by whiteshark
The 6 Knight Checkmate-You could checkmate 4 ways!
from Nakamura's Crazy Minor Piece Games by kevins55555
Six Knights
from funny games by WhiteRook48
strange games
by withingrace
Six Knight Checkmate
from Chess Oddities by Hootey
1ArsenaL4's favorite games
by 1ArsenaL4
Sing a song of six knights
from That's strange by Phony Benoni
plus 40 more collections (not shown)


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2014, Chessgames Services LLC
Web design & database development by 20/20 Technologies