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  1. Standard member vivify
    rain
    09 Jun '15 18:22 / 1 edit
    I got this from a poster at Chess.com. The following link is a diagram with stats on how likely a piece is to survive until the end of the game (white, of course, is the set of pieces at the bottom):

    http://i.imgur.com/ggDZVwn.png

    Interesting stuff.
  2. 17 Jul '15 05:56
    what is it based on?
  3. 18 Jul '15 07:19
    Originally posted by PaulTheLion
    what is it based on?
    It comes from Oliver Brennan's answer at

    http://www.quora.com/What-are-the-chances-of-survival-of-individual-chess-pieces-in-average-games

    which says that the data was extracted from Million Base 2.2.