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  • 4 months ago · Quote · #101

    jposthuma

    Ramjet1957 wrote:

    I like the computer analysis. Is there any way I way I can type in over-the-board games I've played and let the computer analyze them? 

    Stockfish for iphone/pad/pod

  • 4 months ago · Quote · #102

    jsmith09

    1. full videos,
    2. better Opening Explorer access,
    3. can join more tournaments,
    4. unlimited Tactics Trainer
  • 4 months ago · Quote · #103

    Ramjet1957

    Thanks for the tips, guys.

  • 4 months ago · Quote · #104

    jimbosley

    Love the site, played free for a year and wanted to use all the features to help improve my game. Love Danny Rensch's videos and bullet brawl commentaries. I love this site. They have bugs but I know the chess.com team is working on fixing them, and they will. Keep up the good work, and also, I think letting people play for free eventually leads to them becoming paying members. It did for me, same with other apps I have paid for - you keep bumping into that "ceiling" that only members can get above (i.e., using certain features) anf finally you break down and buy it.

  • 4 months ago · Quote · #105

    jargonaught

    videos, mentor, and helping out the chess community.

  • 4 months ago · Quote · #106

    chess317

    I don't have a video either. Anyway, I got gold membership because

    1: I get to do more Chess Mentor lessons and Tactics Trainer problems

    2: I want to support the website because I use it everyday.

  • 3 months ago · Quote · #107

    pdkang

    Danny Rensch's videos and the nonsense stream of gibberish that comes out of his mouth is entertainment that cannnot be found elsewhere.

  • 3 months ago · Quote · #108

    Knipfer

    I don't have a video, but I can explain why I have a diamond membership:

    1.) Daniel Rensch's videos are the best of the best with humor and much education as far as how a higher rated player thinks

    2.) Tactics Trainer is extremely useful and get's you thinking accurately, espeically before you play a game

    3.) I'm on the site everyday, why not support it?

  • 3 months ago · Quote · #109

    Ubik42

    I dont use the site facilities that much, in my case its mostly a bribe to the staff so they don't boot me for endless trolling.

    It seems to have worked so far, I mean, my account has never been suspended suddenly without any wa

  • 2 months ago · Quote · #110

    cdowis75

    I just love Chess Mentor.  I often go through a lesson, and then find an immediate idea for a current game.  Explorer helps to avoid bluders in the opening that can ruin the entire game from the very beginning.

    If the opponent makes a move outside the norm, I look carefully on how that move is weak and how to take advantage of it.

    I feel that if I am serious about chess, I have to be a premium member.

  • 2 months ago · Quote · #111

    Bobbarooski

    Unlimited Tactics Trainer.  My pattern recognition skills have improved quite a bit.

  • 2 months ago · Quote · #112

    LHB58

    I am not going to be a premium member for long unless I can figure out how a game that was supposed to be unrated brought down my rating.  There is no way I would have played it the way I did if I thought it was rated!!!!!

  • 2 months ago · Quote · #113

    Ubik42

    There is a secret cabal of mods who intentionally cause people to lose rating points if they run around claiming they are premium members when they really arent.

  • 6 weeks ago · Quote · #114

    Best_Noob_NA

    I am a member because I'm terrible at chess, and I have money problems....

  • 6 weeks ago · Quote · #115

    ancor3

    Because I have the money and love the chess mentor lessons. You learn so much about so many different openings, themes and motives that I just couldn't ignore it.

  • 3 days ago · Quote · #116

    BlueKnight14


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