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    • Why Chess Database?

      In my recent article about our new feature DiamondBase PRO by Chess Informant, interesting discussion came up to the surface. Among others, our chess friend @LacksCreativity asked the following: "Why have a database though? Can't I just use a co... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Aug 28, 2013
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    • NEW: Chess Informant 117 Jazz Edition

      It's August and for most of us, a vacation time. Yep, I missed to inform you guys about Chess Informant 117 so let me do it now, in-between of some chess and family travellings. Due to many (technical) reasons, the book (and CD) will mainly hit ... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Aug 6, 2013
      • | 2001 views
      • | 4 comments
    • First round video of the European Women's Championship Belgrade 2013

      Record broken - 169 participants at the European Women's Championship Belgrade 2013 Video by Chess Informant Official site: http://belgrade2013.org/index.php/en/ | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Jul 28, 2013
      • | 1083 views
      • | 1 comment
    • What is currently the best chess column in the world?

      Hi guys! First of all, Happy New Year! Wish you best in life with many many chess successes! Now, it's time for short advertisement... I am not sure if someone missed new wave of Chess Informant that started with Volume 113 but it's not too lat... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Jan 8, 2013
      • | 1615 views
      • | 3 comments
    • Encyclopedia of Chess Problems

      Encyclopedia of Chess Problems - yep, should be very interesting book for all lovers of chess problems and studies. However, I believe it goes beyond those limits. It is almost like "Everything You Always Wanted to Know About ... But Were Afraid (... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Oct 10, 2012
      • | 3302 views
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    • Look who's reading!

      Look who's reading Chess Informant 114! Same taste? | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Sep 14, 2012
      • | 2369 views
      • | 17 comments
    • Garry's Choice - Informant 113

      Garry Kasparov, the Thirteenth World Champion, tremendously influenced the development of chess with his games, analyses, and writings. The quality of this work has greatly enriched our chess culture, and Chess Informant has had the privilege of p... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Apr 6, 2012
      • | 3330 views
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    • Garry's column at Informant 113

      I am happy to present major novelties in Chess Informant 113! We are introducing large amount of exclusive content written in English. What do you think about the idea that Garry Kasparov, one of the greatest champions all the time, is annotating... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Apr 6, 2012
      • | 2767 views
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    • 1,000 THEORETICAL NOVELTIES

      I guess it’s known that “TN” stands for theoretical novelty. Could be only “N” as well. What is a theoretical novelty? The new move, never played before? Or, on the other hand, the move that stands behind the significant idea, never seen... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Feb 3, 2012
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    • Chess Informant 111 - Anniversary edition

      Issue #111 celebrates Chess Informant's forty-fifth jubilee! Between these royal purple covers is a treasure trove of material for all chess lovers. This single issue offers more than 300 annotated games, a similar amount of game fragments, brill... | Read More

      • GM GMTadic
      • | Sep 28, 2011
      • | 2731 views
      • | 2 comments