10957 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I recently posted in this same category a thread called my favourite opening... Which was with two knights:
This was not the best example of the opening as i quickly realised, but the main idea would be to open with two knights as soon as possible in order to control the center and develop the knights. So is this good or bad???
I see what you mean, but this was not the position i was going for.. it was more like this
Whatt are the odds that the oppponent will open that way? I never do, nor do most people I play
Actually this position (diagram #2) has occured quite a few times for me.. Possibly in live chess but mostly on an actual board
The main idea of this opening is, essentially, to develop your knights as early, and first, if possible , which gives you early control of the center, and it is also a good focal point for strong early attacks
"At the end of the day, it's all about money"
by 913Glorax12 a few minutes ago
Need help getting "good" at chess!!!
by cornbeefhashvili 2 minutes ago
how do i make chess a serious part of my life
by wishiwonthatone 6 minutes ago
How should I have approached these last 2 end games?
by achja 7 minutes ago
by notmtwain 8 minutes ago
discucion en Español
by netzach 8 minutes ago
3/14/2014 - Mate in 4
by unusualkid 11 minutes ago
Top game / Canada vs France / Live or Die.
by JMB2010 11 minutes ago
Problems with chess.com app
by kevee67 12 minutes ago
Kosteniuk vs. Kapš - A friendly game
by ifekali 14 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!