38-Tournament -- Amoeba Game 2
The game played was Amoeba. As specified in the rules, and unless stated otherwise, the standard variant of the game was played with no special rules in effect.
1. f2-f3 (f2-g2) e6-e5 (f4-f3) 2. d2-d3 (f1-g1) Nc7-d5 (f7-g7) 3. g1-g3 (e4-f4) Nd5-e3+(g7-g6) 4. g3:g6 (e3-e4) Ne7:g6 (e4-d4) 5. c1-b3 (f3-e3) Nd4:e2 (e2-f2+) 6. d1-d2 (d2-e2) Nf2-g4 (b7-a7) 7. b3-a5 (b6-a6) Ng6-f4+(e3-e4) 8. e2-d1 (d3-d2) Ng4-f2+(a6-b6) 9. Na5-b3(f2-f1) Kd7-e6 (a7-a6) 10. c2-c3 (e4-e3) Nf1:e3+(d2-d3) 11. Kd1-c1(e2-d2) f6-f5 (f1-f2) 12. Kc1-d2(c5-c4) Ne3-g2 (c6-c5) 13. Ne1:g2(d6-c6) Nf4:g2 (e6-d6) 14. c3-c4 (f4-f3) Ra6-a4 (f5-f4) 15. Rb1-c2(b6-b7) f4-f3 (f2-e2=N+) 16. Kd2-e2(e7-f7) Nf3-d4+(b2-a2)? 17. Nb3:d4(d4-e4+) Kd6-c7 (b7-b6) 18. Ke2-f3(a2-b2) Ra4:c4 (c4-d4) 19. Kf3:g2(d7-e7) Rd4:d5 (c5-c4) 20. d3:e4 (b6-b7) Kc7-d6 (c4-c5) 21. Kg2-f3(g2-f2) Kd6-e7 (f4-f5) 22. Rc1-c3(c5-c4) Ke7-d6 (e4-f4) 23. f4:e5 (e5-e4) resign 1-0 . p - . - - . 7 - . p k . - - 6 - - . - . - - 5 - - p - P - - 4 - - R - - K - 3 . P - - - - . 2 . - - - - . - 1 a b c d e f g
Joao was winning for the first part of the game, until his mistake at move 16. Some smaller mistakes were already made by me earlier. Overall, I think Amoeba is a very nice game, worthy of its top-three position in the competition.
Comments and moves written by Hans Bodlaender. Edited by David Howe.
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