15767 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!
As a begginer, should i learn some openings or just play by logic?Any other tip is useful too.
Logic + basic opening principles (from a short article or video).
Can I have some links where I can practise and see those?
Opening is the least important part of the game. You need to pick up a solid, unorthodox opening to get your opponent out of saddle (they all want to crush you in less than ten moves by parroting opening lines like crazy - once in an unknown territory, they have no clue what to do next). What you want though is thorough understanding of ideas of the opening you've chosen, not moves (and what kind of play and plan you should go for in the middlegame).
Once you get out of the opening unscarred, your better understanding of middle and end game will tell.
chessContact @ iplayoochess.wordpress.com
What book should I buy?
by Diakonia a few minutes ago
Do I have to buy Fritz every time a new one comes out?
by Diakonia 5 minutes ago
Chess's illogical rule regarding pins
by chessmicky 5 minutes ago
Bobby Fischer Lacked Creativity ?....How Dare Me !
by Harvey_Wallbanger 6 minutes ago
Beginner to chess, need tips or guidance on how I could have mated opponent?
by chesster3145 6 minutes ago
by kleelof 10 minutes ago
Tactics Trainer: Partial solutions skew rating
by Game_of_Pawns 10 minutes ago
Millionaire Chess 2!!
by Darth_Algar 11 minutes ago
Time controls should not be in chess.
by Martin_Stahl 12 minutes ago
New move in the Caro-Kann. Almost a novelty.
by X_PLAYER_J_X 13 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!