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Algebraic notation (or AN) is a method for recording and describing the moves in a game of chess.
Alice Chess is a chess variant invented in 1953 by V. R. Parton which employs two chessboards rather than one, and a slight (but significant) alteration to the standard rules of chess.
Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google, based on a modified version of the Linux kernel and other open source software and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
The brothers Arkady (Аркадий; 28 August 1925 – 12 October 1991) and Boris (Бори́с; 14 April 1933 – 19 November 2012) Strugatsky (Струга́цкий; alternate spellings: Strugatskiy, Strugatski, Strugatskii) were Soviet-Russian science fiction authors who collaborated through most of their careers.
Ballantine Books is a major book publisher located in the United States, founded in 1952 by Ian Ballantine with his wife, Betty Ballantine.
Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Batman is a 1960s American live action television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name.
Blake's 7 is a British science fiction television series produced by the BBC.
C-3PO or See-Threepio is a humanoid robot character from the ''Star Wars'' franchise who appears in the original trilogy, the prequel trilogy and the sequel trilogy.
Castling is a move in the game of chess involving a player's king and either of the player's original rooks.
Checkmate (often shortened to mate) is a game position in chess and other chess-like games in which a player's king is in check (threatened with) and there is no way to remove the threat.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
A chessboard is the type of checkerboard used in the board game chess, consisting of 64 squares (eight rows and eight columns).
Chewbacca, nicknamed "Chewie", is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise.
David Brine Pritchard (19 October 1919 – 12 December 2005)David Pritchard. The Times (London).
Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC since 1963.
Dover Publications, also known as Dover Books, is an American book publisher founded in 1941 by Hayward Cirker and his wife, Blanche.
Dragonchess is a three-dimensional fantasy chess variant created by Gary Gygax, co-creator of the famed role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons.
En passant (in passing) is a move in chess.
A fairy chess piece, variant chess piece, unorthodox chess piece, or heterodox chess piece is a chess piece not used in conventional chess but incorporated into certain chess variants and some chess problems.
Ferdinand Maack (1861–1930) was a German doctor, inventor and occultist.
The Fédération Internationale des Échecs or World Chess Federation is an international organization that connects the various national chess federations around the world and acts as the governing body of international chess competition.
Flying chess is a chess variant using a three-dimensional board.
Franz Joseph (born Franz Anton Joseph Schnaubelt; June 29, 1914 – June 2, 1994) was an artist and author loosely associated with the 1960s American television show Star Trek.
Frontier in Space is the third serial of the tenth season of the British science fiction television series Doctor Who.
Futurama is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
The Greek alphabet has been used to write the Greek language since the late 9th or early 8th century BC.
Han Solo is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
Hans Leo Bodlaender (born April 21, 1960), retrieved 2012-02-18.
iPad is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by Apple Inc., which run the iOS mobile operating system.
Java is a general-purpose computer-programming language that is concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, and specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible.
Baron Landonis "Lando" Calrissian is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise. In the original trilogy, Lando is introduced as an old friend of Han Solo, who prior to the events of the film was the original owner of the Millennium Falcon, until he lost the ship to Han in a bet. In the film, he is a former smuggler, who became the Baron-Administrator of the Cloud City of gas planet Bespin, and later becomes part of the Rebel Alliance. He is portrayed by Billy Dee Williams in The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Return of the Jedi (1983), while Donald Glover portrays a younger Lando in the 2018 standalone film Solo: A Star Wars Story. Lando also appears frequently in the ''Star Wars'' expanded universe of novels, comic books and video games, including a series of ''Legends'' novels in which he is the protagonist.
The Legion of Super-Heroes is a fictional superhero team appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
Leonard Simon Nimoy (March 26, 1931 – February 27, 2015) was an American actor, film director, photographer, author, singer and songwriter.
Lionel Adalbert Bagration Felix Kieseritzky (in Tartu – in Paris) was a Baltic German chess master, famous primarily for a game he lost against Adolf Anderssen, which because of its brilliance was named "The Immortal Game".
A chess variant (or unorthodox chess) is a game "related to, derived from, or inspired by chess".
The fictional Star Trek universe includes a variety of sports, games and other pastimes.
Memory Alpha is a wiki encyclopedia for topics related to the Star Trek fictional universe.
Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.
The Millennium Falcon is a fictional starship in the Star Wars franchise.
Noon: 22nd Century (Russian: Полдень. XXII век, Polden'. Dvadcat' vtoroy vek) is a 1961 science fiction book by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky, expanded in 1962 and further in 1967, translated into English in 1978.
Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second oldest after Cambridge University Press.
Parallel Worlds Chess is a three-dimensional chess variant invented by R. Wayne Schmittberger in the 1980s.
Peter Ganine (October 11, 1900August 11, 1974) was a Russian-American sculptor best known for his work in ceramics and his chess sets.
Pocket Books is a division of Simon & Schuster that primarily publishes paperback books.
Recess is an American animated series created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere (credited as "Paul and Joe") and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation, with animation done by Grimsaem, Plus One Animation, Sunwoo Animation, and Toon City.
Robert Anson Heinlein (See also the biography at the end of For Us, the Living, 2004 edition, p. 261. July 7, 1907 – May 8, 1988) was an American science-fiction writer.
Scrabble is a word game in which two to four players score points by placing tiles bearing a single letter onto a board divided into a 15×15 grid of squares.
Many variants of shogi have been developed over the centuries, ranging from some of the largest chess-type games ever played to some of the smallest.
In geometry a space diagonal (also interior diagonal or body diagonal) of a polyhedron is a line connecting two vertices that are not on the same face.
Space Shogi is a three-dimensional shogi variant invented by George R. Dekle, Sr. in 1987.
Star Trek is an American media franchise based on the science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry.
The Star Trek Star Fleet Technical Manual (Ballantine Books 1975, reprinted 1986, 1996, 2006) is a fiction reference book by Joseph Schnaubelt Franz, about the workings of Starfleet, a military, exploratory, and diplomatic organization featured in the television series, ''Star Trek''.
Star Trek is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry that follows the adventures of the starship and its crew.
Starman Jones is a 1953 science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein about a farm boy who wants to go to the stars.
The Big Bang Theory is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, both of whom serve as executive producers on the series, along with Steven Molaro.
The Chess Variant Pages is a popular non-commercial Internet website devoted to chess variants.
"The Hofstadter Insufficiency" is the first episode of the seventh season of The Big Bang Theory and the 136th episode in total.
The Lego Movie is a 2014 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film written for the screen and directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller from a story by Lord, Miller and Dan and Kevin Hageman.
The Oxford Companion to Chess is a reference book on the game of chess, written by David Hooper and Kenneth Whyld.
The Star Trek Encyclopedia: A Reference Guide to the Future is a 1994 encyclopedia of in-universe information from the Star Trek television series and films.
Three-dimensional chess (or 3D chess) refers to any chess variant that uses multiple boards at different levels, allowing the chess pieces to move in three physical dimensions.
UFO is a 1970 British science fiction television series about an alien invasion of Earth.
Unreal II: The Awakening is a first-person shooter video game, part of the ''Unreal'' series.
Zachary John Quinto (born June 2, 1977) is an American actor and film producer.
3D tic-tac-toe, also known by the trade name Qubic, is an abstract strategy board game, generally for two players.
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