Why not g2 guys?

EarnestWool

Dale

Because a knight jump takes more calories than a lady taking one step.

 

sirmasterr
Because queens are 9 points
sirmasterr
Somethings wrong with that chess engine
blueemu

Because the chess engine is a snob and only wants to interact with Kings and Queens.

hmchessuser

I've never seen a game-winning move considered a blunder.

Mokomefe

It loses the game. White is now checkmated. The computer favours White because white has a 51% chance of winning.

BISHOP_e3

drmrboss
blueemu wrote:

Because the chess engine is a snob and only wants to interact with Kings and Queens.

Stockfish is extremely powerful, but the analysis is extremely budget cutting by using depth 10 only , which is like 1% of your smartphone power.

 

Imagine you choke 99% of electricity, how will an electrical applicant function?

eric0022

Because the checkmate is much more brutal.

 

Or maybe the computer thinks that the knight moves like the "ma" in Chinese chess (in which the g3 pawn would be "blocking" the check).

 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xiangqi