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BULLET TAKES MORE SKILL THAN OTB CHESS

  • #61

    better say hello to 'johnny'.

  • #62

    Bullet is all tactics no strategy. It's an admirable and usefull  skill to quickly discern great tactical shots. But there's more to standard and OTB chess.  To reach a certain level in standard and OTB you must have a sense of strategy because your opponents can analyze your (as well as their own) tactical possibilities of a position given sufficient time. That's where the advantage of a quick grasp of tactical shots is neutralized. It's a different game and a great and usefull skill for all levels of play but not the deciding  factor in "regular" chess.

  • #63
    Powerlevel_9001 wrote:
    Paolo_Vacarelli wrote:

    The point of the thread is to re-iterate what all serious chess players and professionals know, that Bullet chess is much more challenging and more highly regarded than slower time control chess, such as standard G150 and what not. 

    LOL, well (im serious when i say this), thats the most ridiculous nonsense that has been said ever about chess players EVER.

    You must be new here.

  • #64

    Bullet chess is not chess- Nakamura (from his book).

  • #65

    SOOO FAST MOUSE IS SKILLFUL?

  • #66
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  • #67

    Why stop at post 84? You were so close to 100 LOL.

  • #68

    You have bullet and bullet. There was this great documentary in which carlsen plays the second best in his country. Carlsen 1 minute. The other guy 3. Carlsen wins all the games with superior play. It is possible to be both great and fast, but that is a whole different ballgame...

  • #69

    There's a bunch of these on Youtube:

  • #70
    AnthonyCG wrote:

    There's a bunch of these on Youtube:

     
     



  • #71

    Blitz shows talent, OTB shows preperation and understanding.., both r different, so no comparision is to be done:)

  • #72

    First it was speed and now it's talent.

    Yeah ok...

  • #73

    Bullet is talent and preparation. Nuff said kiddos

  • #74

    Guys, snip3z is obviously a retard. Why waste time talking with him/her/it when we can discuss about bullet ourselves, without him/her/it?

  • #75
    snip3z wrote:

    Bullet is talent and preparation. Nuff said kiddos

    u call people kiddos and ur quite young urself judging from ur profile,.....be serious

  • #76

    U r not old enough to call others kiddos and not good enough to talk about bullet,since ur playing at a chess sight and not on a real board,try playing bullet with no premoves and autoqueening....

  • #77

    I can't get over you guys, if you have over 2100 OTB rating then please go ahead and say I have no skill on a real board. And obviously Bullet does take more skill, since you guys aren't able to pass 1600 live chess on this site. 

  • #78

    i dont say i'm good at bullet or at live chess in general,but i can surely say that the same thing is for u ,you arr not that good to judge other people's ratings (post 39 for example) next to a 2800 bullet player u r just an amateur so dont act like ur the best....

  • #79

  • #80
    GreenLeaf14 wrote:

    i dont say i'm good at bullet or at live chess in general,but i can surely say that the same thing is for u ,you arr not that good to judge other people's ratings (post 39 for example) next to a 2800 bullet player u r just an amateur so dont act like ur the best....

    never said I was good, and i'm not judging, i'm just stating an opinion.

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