There's more to installing endgame tablebases than just copying them to your hard drive. Before your engine goes into head-to-head combat, you should test the tablebases to make sure they're functioning properly. We step you through the process in this week's ChessBase Workshop. All the parts you'll need to make an heirloom-quality table base, shipped FREE* to your door. Add your top—or order a wide-board solid wood top, built to your specs, from mihogaren.com Select your size, top thickness, edge and corner details and species. 1,, plus options! Click here to shop for a table top. Made just for you. The program supports a relatively new endgame database format, the Syzygy Endgame Tablebases. The new format was designed by Ronald de Man from Holland. The new format was designed by Ronald de Man from Holland.