Feedback & Feature Suggestions

Practice Openings (from lessons) vs bots

Have the ability to practice an opening with variations against bots of different strength. Also have the flexibility to practice a specific variation, or get random ...
Suggested by: Hugo Levesque (28 Mar, '22) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 1
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Feature that keeps record of the most common mistakes I make on the drills

It'd be great if there was a feature that would keep track of my progress in the drills. Meaning, that if I keep making a certain mistake, that feature would tell me ...
Suggested by: Merkel (09 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 30 Mar Comments: 0
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Repertoire Tree to browse through all the possible variations

Suggested by: Chris (23 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 27 Mar Comments: 0
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Add Spaced Repetition, Resistant Moves, Errors etc for drills

Some drills I'm able to solve first-time because I know the content well. Some drills, or some moves, I struggle with and need to revise more. Various tools for this ...
Suggested by: Ian (06 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 0
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Add a feature for individual notes or possibly even variations

Under the previous system, I added moves that I encountered, but that were not covered in the course, to a (private) lichess-study of the course file and annotated ...
Suggested by: DavidS (05 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 26 Mar Comments: 0
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Can we please add the analysis tool to the Drills as well?

Minor one for deep study. At several points (sometimes halfway through the Drill) I wonder why we might be doing one move and not another. I can paste it all into ...
Suggested by: Callum (13 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 19 Mar Comments: 0

Adding Premoves to Drills/ Drill Shuffle

When going through drills, it's not possible to premove the next move and you have to wait for the computer to make a move to make the next one. Having the ability to ...
Suggested by: megamanmaniac (05 Sep, '22) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 0
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Add way to drill the rest of the variations

I’d like to be able to drill all the variations that show up in the study instead of only some of them.
Suggested by: Jackson (16 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 12 Mar Comments: 0
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Rank Variations by Move Popularity

When given the option to select which variation in a study to review perhaps the options could be ranked by move popularity and displayed with a rough estimate of how ...
Suggested by: Paul M (TackyThePenguin) (03 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 17 Mar Comments: 2
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Add famous games

Add 2-3 famous games among strong players at the end of each chapter where the variant has been played. It is useful to see middle games and finals linked with that ...
Suggested by: Luciano (11 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 22 Mar Comments: 0
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Position finder

Sometimes it can be really hard to find which study / chapter has a specific position you want to check, so being able to setup a position and see which study has the ...
Suggested by: KingParity (05 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 21 Mar Comments: 0
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Gifting Courses

With the holidays coming up, it would be great to be able to gift a course to a friend or loved one whose accounts I do not have access to! Currently you have to be ...
Suggested by: Carl (25 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 22 Mar Comments: 0
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Uber Study

At the end of the course, have one uber-study where all the studies are combined into one. I thought of this while watching Levy's "Win at Chess: Episode 23". ...
Suggested by: Jason (03 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 21 Mar Comments: 0
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DrillShuffle Survival: 2 Lives per Drill

Hello, A proposal I have for the DrillShuffle feature is to have two lives for each drill instead of the current number of lives rolling over to the next drill. ...
Suggested by: Rey (06 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 10 Mar Comments: 0

During Studies Allow Us to Move Pieces

During studies, allow us to drag and drop pieces to run through variations kinesthetically. It helps ingrain knowledge and is easier than messing around with chess ...
Suggested by: Sev (18 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 19 Mar Comments: 0
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Add Pay Pal as a payment method

I dont know how usual it is in the States to have a credit card, me and many others in Germany dont have these cards. Because of that it is in fact not possible for ...
Suggested by: Wolf (06 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 10 Mar Comments: 0
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Favorites Page

Adding a favorites page for people to quickly visit a study or drill that they want to work on and study from more
Suggested by: megamanmaniac (05 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 27 Mar Comments: 0
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Clarity on if access to old courses will be lost

This is kind of nitpicky but it's unclear in the migration process if by doing so you will lose access to the old courses on the old website. I believe the material ...
Suggested by: Paul M (TackyThePenguin) (03 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 19 Feb Comments: 0

Purchased Indicator on Courses Page

When I click Courses on the sidebar it lists the prices of the courses I already own and there is no indicator that I already own them.
Suggested by: Paul M (TackyThePenguin) (03 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 24 Jan Comments: 0
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Studies are too big for IPad screen (landscape mode)

Similar to the issue described by Nathaniel, when you are in a Study in landscape mode, the site is too big to fit in the iPad screen. The board doesn’t fit entirely ...
Suggested by: Ernesto (30 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 05 Mar Comments: 0

Practice games

The previous site had your practice games against subscribers. Why not here
Suggested by: Odysseas Tsakiris (21 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 19 Feb Comments: 0
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Vienna 2. ... Nc6 3. Bc4 Bb4 Variations

I have been seeing a lot of this variation in the Vienna (1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bb4) and have been playing Qg4 as a response but thought you may have some better ...
Suggested by: Ryan (05 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 15 Mar Comments: 0

Start drill 2 and higher after the typical moves of the chapter

The first few moves of a chapter are always the same, so it would be nice to start drills 2 and higher just at the point, where the variations start. I.e. in chapter ...
Suggested by: Matthias (10 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 01 Feb Comments: 0
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Error №2 in Study 1: Caro-Kann Advance (3...Bf5) - with h5

Two responds from black are suggested, only one of them is described and none of them are presented as actual moves in the study: ...
Suggested by: Andrei (05 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 22 Mar Comments: 0

Page automatically jumps to the top every time the ‘next’ button is pressed

When actually in a course, every time the ‘>’ button is pressed the screen does some sort of refresh and jumps to the top. I am on a mobile device so this may be why, ...
Suggested by: Joseph D (12 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 17 Jan Comments: 0

Error in Study 1: Caro-Kann Advance (3...Bf5) - with h5

Study suggests 3 moves by black but there's only two variations provided and only one of them is from the suggested:
Suggested by: Andrei (05 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 22 Feb Comments: 0

Confusing Drills in D4 Dynamite

Hi, thanks for the courses!! I am just confused right now: Chapter 2 Drill 3 covers an early c5 from black, the response being c3. However, in Chapter 3, there is ...
Suggested by: Max (05 Oct, '22) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 0

Add a white/light blue board

If you stare for several hours on a chessboard I prefer a colorsceem thats easy on the eyes. Something like the "icy blue"-board of comes to my mind.
Suggested by: Manu (05 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 20 Jan Comments: 0

Review course material to make sure concepts are introduced before they are used

For example, Study 4: Attacking, Defending, Capturing 1 refers to the concept of "discovered check" before that idea is introduced or explained in any video content. ...
Suggested by: Gregory Dow (29 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 22 Feb Comments: 0

Remove Need to Click 'Log In' After Viewing Privacy Policy / Terms of Use

As a logged in user, when I navigate to Privacy Policy or Terms of Use, the banner at the top treats me as not logged in, until I click log in. This is a little bit ...
Suggested by: Matan (26 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 30 Dec, '22 Comments: 0

Duplicate move suggestions in the analysis board

In the screenshot I've attached, the second and third suggestions are the same move with different evaluations. The lines probably have different continuations and ...
Suggested by: Khashayar Mirsadeghi (19 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 27 Nov, '22 Comments: 0

E4 NY Style: Chapter 5 Quiz 19

Bb5+ just loses a bishop and it says this is correct.
Suggested by: Tony W. (07 Dec, '22) Upvoted: 19 Mar Comments: 1
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Quiz 6 in chapter 2 of the E4 course is in wrong place.

It should be after study 3.
Suggested by: Richard (28 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 01 Dec, '22 Comments: 0
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Bishop g4 on move 5 for black not covered

Bishop G4 after white defends gambit with d4 (white knight f3) then black dxf4, followed by d4 by white.
Suggested by: David (06 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 28 Dec, '22 Comments: 0

Can’t tap buttons on iPad

I’m using the site in Safari on my iPad mini (6th gen), and in course pages I’m unable to tap the buttons at the top of the page (next, back, menu). If I scroll too ...
Suggested by: Nathaniel (22 Sep, '22) Upvoted: 05 Oct, '22 Comments: 0

Typo - Gambits For Black/ Chapter 9/ Study 1/ 5...e6

"Black opens up the light-squared Bishop..." It should be the DSB.
Suggested by: Nikos (06 Oct, '22) Upvoted: 16 Oct, '22 Comments: 0