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Created on July 27, 2011 |
7517 Votes | 119 Comments
For everyone who gets a magical chess skills upgrade they must afterwards do the following to the wizard:
Any body tells him he is will be shot.
Once I save enough silver, I will definitely give this chess wizard a call.
oh i see now. this was a product survey. no, chess.com will be lucky if i ever pay for any membership. but yes i would pay over a grand to get to 2400 and recoup my losses through gambling with suckers.
i would offer over 9000!
I'd pay more than $1000 as long as it required no large time commitment, ill health etc. Of course, this assumes that it corresponds to increased skill level too.
Then, I could easily recoup that money in tournaments. Plus, I'd enjoy being that much better.
Hah! Good poll. Love what the results ended out being.
I mailed in my check! Can't wait to get that increase in the mail!!!
Are you kidding me?
I will never ever ever ever ever ever ever ever ever ever ever buy this
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I'm right now at an lower level and also I have only 50 dollars in my bank account so I pretty much not in the mood to buy it.
It's also a lot expensive
I'm currently about 1700, so to get to 2400 would cost me $1400.
I would definitely pay that!
No, thanks, I'd prefer the Wizard to give me some books and a Premium Membership on chess.com.
It's over 9 thousand!!
If it is legal then why not spend money? My FIDE rating is 2057 so I would need to spend $686 to get an IM title.
Myself i would like to spend over 9000
If you suck at chess then you suck at chess----you will lost your magic rating increase the moment you start playing upper level players.
I would pay if my skills increased also
I think Houdini is supposed to be stronger than Rybka, actually.
Up to a max rating of 2400, or up to 2400 rating points gained?
Can you imagine if it were the latter? Magnus Carlsen could plunk down the $4800 (which would mean nothing to him), and would be rated 5221. He would then go on to play the world's top 5 chess engines (including the "dethroned" Rybka, which is still stronger than anything else if I understand correctly) in a blindfold simul...
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