Synsets for "endgame"

Synset: endgame.n.01

Synonyms: endgame

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the final stages of an extended process of negotiation

Examples: the diplomatic endgame

Lemmas: endgame end_game

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Synset: endgame.n.02

Synonyms: endgame

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the final stages of a chess game after most of the pieces have been removed from the board

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Hypernym: end

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Chess endgame literature Chess endgame literature refers to books and magazines about chess endgames. A bibliography of endgame books is below.
Chess endgame Endgame tablebases have made some minor corrections to historical endgame analysis, but they have made some more significant changes to endgame theory too. (The fifty-move rule is not taken into account in these studies.) Major changes to endgame theory as a result of tablebases include :
Lucena position and White has a winning (but difficult) queen versus rook endgame (see pawnless chess endgame) .
Bruce Pandolfini 1988 Pandolfini's Endgame Course: Basic Endgame Concepts Explained by America's Leading Chess Teacher (Fireside Chess Library)
Endgame, Inc. Endgame provides a cyber operations platform supporting the detection, exploitation, and mitigation of cyber-threats. Endgame was started by executives from ISS (Internet Security Systems).
Endgame Tour The Endgame Tour was a concert tour by punk band Rise Against, taking place from 2011 to 2013, in support of their sixth full-length studio album "Endgame".
Réti endgame study The Réti endgame study is a chess endgame study by Richard Réti. It was published in 1921 in "Kagans Neueste Schachnachrichten". It demonstrates how a king can make multiple threats and how it can take more than one path to a given location, using the same number of moves. It is arguably the most famous endgame study and is covered in many books on the endgame (see chess endgame literature). The procedure is known as the "Réti Maneuver" or "Réti's Idea" , , . Endgame composer Abram Gurvich called the theme "The Hunt of Two Hares" and it appears in many other studies and games . It is also called "chasing two birds at once" .
Two knights endgame John Nunn analyzed the endgame of two knights versus a pawn with an endgame tablebase and stated that "the analysis of Troitsky and others is astonishingly accurate" .
Empress (chess) The drawing positions in the queen versus pawn endgame do not exist in the empress versus pawn endgame.
Chess notation There are also systems for classifying types of endgames. See Chess endgame#Endgame classification for more details.
Alexey Troitsky One of his most famous works involves analyzing the endgame with two knights versus a pawn, see Troitsky line. John Nunn analyzed this endgame with an endgame tablebase and stated that "the analysis of Troitsky ... is astonishingly accurate" .
Hermanis Matisons Sixty of Matisons' endgame studies were collected in the 1987 book "Mattison's Chess Endgame Studies" by T.G. Whitworth.
Jon Speelman He has written a number of books on chess, including several on the endgame, among them "Analysing the Endgame" (1981), "Endgame Preparation" (1981) and "Batsford Chess Endings" (co-author, 1993).
Fifty-move rule Many of the longest games on record involve the rook and bishop versus rook endgame, when the rule for more moves was in effect. (See pawnless chess endgame and rook and bishop versus rook endgame.)
Chess endgame Alburt and Krogius give three characteristics of an endgame:
Chess endgame Whereas chess opening theory changes frequently, giving way to middlegame positions that fall in and out of popularity, endgame theory always remains constant. Many people have composed endgame studies, endgame positions which are solved by finding a win for White when there is no obvious way to win, or a draw when it seems White must lose.
Chess endgame GBR code is an alternative method of endgame classification.
Endgame (Rise Against album) "Endgame" was released in Australia on Friday March 11, 2011.
Endgame (Rise Against album) Credits adapted from the liner notes of "Endgame".
Maven (Scrabble) Maven's game play is sub-divided into three phases: The "mid-game" phase, the "pre-endgame" phase and the "endgame" phase.