12755 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!
When History is recreated at the movies, we can all stop going to school, or reading, and just set up camp in the cineplex.
Pass the popcorn, this thread is now reaching escape velocity!
Nonetheless, I still liked @Stevie65's summary English history lesson. Thank You.
Chess is a visual game, so I prefer the Knights "en profile" and not "en face" on the board.
En face they are equal slender/slim as a Pawn or Bishop...
Aye, knights can move at tremendous speeds...
especially when they strike or draw.
Have you noticed that chess.com have adopted both left and right...Left in the current games list and right on the current game played.
I was watching videos of top players playing blitz last night and saw that a lot of players keep the knights facing each other. They will even quickly adjust to keep them staring at each other when they are positioned diagonally.
The top blitz players (except for Carlsen, who seems clumsy) are also very adept at spinning a pawn in their off hand.
1/30/2015 - White Draws
by toufiqueawan a few minutes ago
1/29/2015 - White Wins
by GM_ChessAddict 6 minutes ago
Fischer-Kasparov Novel now out on Amazon
by notmtwain 20 minutes ago
Fu ck youself
by manspider29 25 minutes ago
by leiph18 28 minutes ago
Magnus Carlsen's Unfair Advantage
by incantevoleutopia 29 minutes ago
4 years to become a chess master
by Boldchess 31 minutes ago
Is there any chance that a 1300 rated player can beat a 2700 rated player?
by denz1980 33 minutes ago
account has been locked
by notmtwain 54 minutes ago
Stockfish 6 Released!
by sertas 55 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!