Komodo chessThe world’s premier computer chess championship TCEC concluded its 2017 edition. After Houdini won the classical time control title and after Stockfish became rapid champion, now Komodo has conquered the blitz TCEC championship. That makes three different champions in the different categories and time controls of TCEC, to conclude an amazing year for the event.

The fantastic Season 10 was accompanied by the highest ever viewership of the event. It registered double the audience of previous season, while the creation of the Twitch TV channel added 750 000 views in 1,5 months.

The next season starts this January 3rd. It will involve 30 of the strongest computer chess software programs in the world. One more time the engines will be provided with a high quality hardware – a 44 cores server. TCEC Season 11 will change to league format, you can find out all details in the press release here and a full participants list here

TCEC Season 10 Blitz standings

1. Komodo 41,5/46 (tiebreak SB 888.25)
2. Stockfish 41,5/46 (tiebreak SB 869.25)
3. Houdini 39,5/46
4. Fire 37,5
5. Chiron 34,0
6. Andscacs 31,5
7. Jonny 26,5
8. Ginkgo 26,0
9. Booot 25,0
10. Gull 24,5
11. Texel 24,0
12. Rybka 23,0
13. Laser 21,0
14. Fizbo 20,5
15. Hannibal 19,5
16. Wasp 19,0
17. Nemorino 17,0
18. Nirvana 16,0
19. Bobcat 15,5
20. Arasan 13,5
21. Fruit 11,0
22. Vajolet 11,0
23. Hakkapeliitta 8,0
24. Gaviota

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