Alpha I

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Alpha I,
a chess program by Rainer Feldmann and Peter Mysliwietz from the Paderborn University, Germany. It is a single processor version of the massive parallel program Zugzwang and therefore allowed to play the 13th World Microcomputer Chess Championship 1995.

Photos & Games


You cannot beat Alpha for a Mark
Reinhold Gellner and Peter Mysliwietz in Nightmare vs. Alpha I, WMCCC 1995, Round 6 [1] [2]

[Event "WMCCC 1995"]
[Site "Paderborn, Germany"]
[Date "1995.10.12"]
[Round "6"]
[White "Nightmare (D)"]
[Black "Alpha I"]
[Result "0-1"]

1.b3 e5 2.Bb2 Nc6 3.e3 d5 4.Bb5 Bd6 5.c4 dxc4 6.bxc4 Bd7 7.Nf3 Qe7 8.O-O Nf6 
9.d4 e4 10.Bxc6 Bxc6 11.Nh4 Bd7 12.c5 Bxh2+ 13.Kxh2 Ng4+ 14.Kg3 g5 15.Ng6 hxg6 
16.Nc3 f5 17.Qc2 f4+ 18.exf4 gxf4+ 19.Kxf4 Qf6+ 20.Kg3 Ne5 21.Qxe4 Qg5+ 22.Qg4 
Qxg4# 0-1

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External Links

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  1. Photo by Rainer Feldmann, from Ulf Lorenz (1995). Report on the 13th World Microcomputer-Chess Championship. ICCA Journal, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 233
  2. Paderborn 1995 - Chess - Round 6 - Game 1 (ICGA Tournaments)

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