THE NALIMOV TABLEBASE  

 ABOUT NALIMOV TABLEBASE

Nalimov Tablebase is a big database with all the chess endgames with up to six pieces on the board, including Kings and pawns.   Some Websites offer Nalimov Tablebase as a free service: you can edit n endgame position and then query for the result.

Below you can find information and links to some of the Nalimov Tablebase free utilities available online. 


ENDGAME DATABASE BY SHREDDER

The Shredder chess programs provide a game playing and analysis tool for everybody and are accepted as one of the best chess programs of the world.  Nalimov Tablebase is a mong the free tools offered by Shredder website.  For each endgame position in the database a value for every possible move is displayed.

NALIMOV TABLEBASE BY CHESSOK

ChessOK is a developer of chess software for the PC and the mobile market.  In its website ChessOK offers free access to its Nalimov Tablebase. There you can receive evaluations and variants for all 4-5-6 piece endings. Just drag & drop pieces to the chess board to make a necessary position and click Evaluate. 


TABLEBASE SERVER BY LOKASOFT

Lokasoft is a Dutch company that develops computer chess programs for the entertainment market. In Lokasoft website you can find a free Nalimov Tablebase service.  To use it just setup a position by dragging the pieces or enter a FEN string in the box. Then press the submit button. After a short time the textbox will show the result for the position and results for the possible moves. Result is the distance to mate or 0 if the position is a draw.