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Hi. When you promote a pawn to a queen does its point level go up if you are deciding a game on points.

Chess games aren't decided by points.
Games are decided by mate, draws or resignation.
Sadly, in some beginner tournaments inexperienced people count up the pieces to decide a winner.
My suggestion for you is to buy a basic book on chess and learn the rules.
This way you'll be able to separate yourself from those who are clueless.
I hope this helps.


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Wuyanbu Zutali


I can answer questions on how to start chess clubs, tournaments, and promote chess. I can answer questions on the opening, middle game and endgame.


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