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Welp, it's been quite the adventure I must say. In the end I won the contest that Chess.com held to become one of the new faces of the Chess.com YouTube channel. It was a dog fight, believe me. We all tried our hardest to win.
Here are my first two videos for Chess.com. The first one is a lecture type lesson and the second one is a blitz game.
The comments for the second video are pretty funny. Here's a direct link to the video in case you want to scroll down and check them out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wmDJ0k4revk
Some of them are really nice!
MouriWouri 18 hours agoHahaha, best commentary ever xD Thumbs up! :)
Keith Carunida 15 hours agoBest commentary...ever.
smarnold22 17 hours agoI like this guy's commentary... hope to see more from you, Squareology!
And some of them are absolutely absurd!
MrAccidentalGenius 16 hours agoAre you high?
JoeHollywood4000 3 hours agoi am unsubscribing...since you are taking your own pieces.....not what I am looking for on here
samog777 9 hours agoYour not rensch buddy!
Well, it turns out I take my own pieces. Now I know what's been plaguing me these past few years! :) Well, I hope you enjoy them. The new ones I've made I feel are better so I hope you can subscribe to the Chess.com YouTube Channel to keep up-to-date with all of the videos from different authors that Chess.com uploads.
You are awesome. Educational and entertaining. Keep up el bien trabajo
what is a byzamsky? ha ha squarology you are great at making videos!
I'm an instant fan you just played 1.b3! my favourite opening ever and your commentary is hilarious dude you rock I wanna see more of your videos!
lololololl, oh you guys.
Are you kidding? All you'd get is Squarology saying, "BAZAMSKY" and "Look, a dream come true... she hung her queen! She didn't listen to her pieces because she's too freaking noisy!" and me saying, "You pest!! ***expletive**** knights!!! Aggghhhh!!!!!" and the like.
@Dr, if you and Squareology ever did a game and _both_ of you were saying what was in your head, I think I'd truely be on the floor laughing :-)
Harvey, you know how I am.... And these held my attention. Not easy to do! They're very well done and I do often laugh out loud. I especially get a kick out of the personification -- dreams of attacking on the kingside. Listen to your pieces, etc. of course, I've mentioned that If I listen to my pieces, I'm likely to hear some offensive language and we all know by now that I'm too dang noisy!! ;). Heh, heh.
And I totally agree with 1&2!!
I think I figured out two things:
1. You are a storyteller who plays chess. Nice combination! (pardon the pun) You bring the pieces to life :-)
2. The guy who said you capture your own pieces has never seen a "pre-move", lol.
I just watched the first vid... You are funny! So funny in fact, that what you said I could understand... How did you do that?
hey, K0spe, it's true. I mention as much in my latest article (among other things), which can be found here: http://www.chess.com/article/view/mistakes-and-errors-1
At about 7:05 after your oppoment played Qd8, couldn't you have played Bxd7 Qxd7 Nf6+ Rxf6 Qxf6 winning the exchange?
Hey, thanks a lot, guys! :)
@jcm sure, man, here it is http://www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=588515158 I'm going to put up an article about it because there were more than a few mistakes and errors.
LOL. You take your own pieces! That must have been a miracle!
Nice videos, can you post a link to the game in the second one?
Awesome job Daniel!Very entertaining to listen to you have fun because that is what chess is about! : D
very nice videos
Warmest congratulations!!! I know that I just kind of stumbled upon your videos one day when browsing around and was immediately impressed with the style. I enjoyed them very much and I shall, of course look forward to whatever you produce. Please allow me to thank you for the work that you put into them and for sharing them with us!
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My first two videos for Chess.com
by Squarology 18 months ago
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