18150 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!
Here's an annoted game of mine. It was played on 15|10 and is nothing for weak nerves as it contains massive blunders. Actually it's so blunderful that I think that's exactly what makes it fun to watch.
Hey Ximi. Pretty funny story. A brief comment; move 21...Rxd1+is a Zwisschenzug which is typically hard to spot at the 1000 level, the normal move would have been 21...Rxc8. Mistakes aside, cool read. Cheers.
move 21...Rxd1+is a Zwisschenzug which is typically hard to spot at the 1000 level, the normal move would have been 21...Rxc8.
Had he not done this, I would not have left h2 undefended and the Double-Queen-hang most likely would never have happend!
Oh, and we 1100s are much better than the 1000 level! :D
This double-queen hang is chesslarious!
Hanging Queen takes Hanging Queen... you don't see THAT every day.
I would have said: "It's no sight for a sober man".
Is there a word more overused by chessplayers than the word "annotated"?
"... and wins."
I guess that's TWO words.
Now the opponent seemed to have fallen over laughing or something. I was expecting him to 0-0-0, which would totally have thwarthed any threat I had but he timed out.
So the Sicilian, despite being played with a few inaccuracies, gave me a triumphant victory!
"Then takes, takes and takes". Then it spins for me, and I almost lose the grip
"Patzer" is used quite often as well.
Lol! Another comment you should have added to the Sicilian game on move 12: developing the bishop with tempo! Stronger than Qa8#, which would be a second queen move in the opening.
This wasn't my shortest game in terms of moves but it was the shortest where the opponent actually resigned by clicking the resign-button instead of letting the clock run out. So this showed a great sign of sportsmanship!
I dunno, yelling out "CHECKMATE!" in a crowded coffee house or internet cafe might be up there.
White Queen is sandwiched between white and black King. Other black guys just watching.
Game contained also a royal fork and me sacrificing 2 rooks in order to prevent checkmate, when there had been much better options had I considered them a move sooner.
4/27/2015 - Minor Assault
by chessnyt a few minutes ago
Scotch Opening with 4. Bc4
by csalami a few minutes ago
Anand number 2 in live rankings
by Creg 4 minutes ago
This is not the original title of the tournament pizza thread
by now_and_zen 6 minutes ago
average chess rating
by SkyMarshal 14 minutes ago
The Owens defense!
by Arjun316694 16 minutes ago
A funny game
by Arjun316694 17 minutes ago
You have been "kicked" next time "banned"
by Arjun316694 18 minutes ago
What do you say one move from mating your opponent!
by shakedaspear 24 minutes ago
chess960 players vs standard chess players
by otto-von-zoliccau 28 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 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!