Chess.com - Play. Learn. Share. Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! https://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com The Art of Attacking, Part the SecondHey everyone, I'm back again with the second part of my article series The Art of Attacking.  If you haven't read my previous two posts, you should read those first. Here are the links: Intro: https://www.chess.com/news/view/introduction-to-th...https://www.chess.com/blog/EragonShadeslayer03/the-art-of-attacking-part-the-secondSun, 29 May 2016 15:53:13 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/EragonShadeslayer03/the-art-of-attacking-part-the-secondThe Art of Attacking, Part the FirstHi guys, I'm back today with the first part of my blog series: The Art of Attacking. This is the first blog of four, so stay tuned to catch each part! Just as a reminder, I am not a top-level player, so don't take everything I say as the fi...https://www.chess.com/blog/EragonShadeslayer03/the-art-of-attacking-part-the-firstSun, 29 May 2016 15:51:51 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/EragonShadeslayer03/the-art-of-attacking-part-the-firstIntroduction to The Art of AttackingHi, everyone, I'm back today with an interesting topic for my latest blog: How to Attack You might be thinking "That's easy. Throw in a sacrifice or two, maneuver your pieces over to the enemy king, and BOOM! Checkmate! Why do we have to le...https://www.chess.com/blog/EragonShadeslayer03/introduction-to-the-art-of-attackingSun, 29 May 2016 15:47:37 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/EragonShadeslayer03/introduction-to-the-art-of-attackingSpacious Checkmatehttps://www.chess.com/blog/hydraslayer10/spacious-checkmateSun, 29 May 2016 15:38:58 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/hydraslayer10/spacious-checkmateWho gave me lease of new life ?I had all along been in the dream state with my eyes closed,I came like the breeze and slowly opened those eyes,Oh breeze, do not pinch me!Oh floret, do not shove me!Oh my dear! my bond!The life in my soul!You are the generous one who gave me a ne...https://www.chess.com/blog/Rajarjuncharan/who-gave-me-lease-of-new-lifeSun, 29 May 2016 13:58:40 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Rajarjuncharan/who-gave-me-lease-of-new-lifeMake Your Ideas Reach the Chess BoardIf you find yourself in Southern California (or you live here) then you'd be doing yourself a favor by checking out the San Diego Chess Club's Saturday Tournament called "The Gambito". The Gambito is a one day, four rapid games (G/45 (5s delay)) t...https://www.chess.com/blog/CraiggoryC/make-your-ideas-reach-the-chess-boardSun, 29 May 2016 13:57:35 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/CraiggoryC/make-your-ideas-reach-the-chess-board2 rooks vs 2 rookshttps://www.chess.com/blog/tliju/2-rooks-vs-2-rooksSun, 29 May 2016 12:45:54 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/tliju/2-rooks-vs-2-rooksJarred Neubronner claims the Thomson Rapid title againIn 2014, FM Jarred Neubronner won the Thomson Rapid with a perfect 9/9 score, one point clear of Benjamin Foo. He repeated his title win yesterday though it was harder this time round.   In the critical Round 5 game vs National Champion IM Enri...https://www.chess.com/blog/juniortay/jarred-neubronner-claims-the-thomson-rapid-title-againSun, 29 May 2016 10:48:11 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/juniortay/jarred-neubronner-claims-the-thomson-rapid-title-againMate in 5 Puzzle, Theme: Morphy's MateThis is a mate in 5 puzzle, the theme is Morphy's mate. This is an example of the Morphy's mate:  The puzzle: Did you like this puzzle? And did you solve it? Let it know in the comments if you want. https://www.chess.com/blog/checkmatesblog/mate-in-5-puzzle-theme-morphys-mateSun, 29 May 2016 10:45:19 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/checkmatesblog/mate-in-5-puzzle-theme-morphys-mateAlekhine gameReading the games of Alekhine I like the way he played against openings like colle and London opening.He was able to pose non standard problems for the opponent as at the following game. https://www.chess.com/blog/dimis283/alekhine-gameSun, 29 May 2016 09:23:53 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/dimis283/alekhine-gameChad Kagen New in Chess GameI cherish the chess. Me Chad Kagen play chess daly 3 hour at my home. I am so amped up for this. I truly more appreciate. Much obliged Chad Kagen https://www.chess.com/blog/chadkagen/chad-kagen-new-in-chess-gameSun, 29 May 2016 09:23:15 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/chadkagen/chad-kagen-new-in-chess-gameFritz 15 seems slowI was a happy user of Deep Fritz 14, with a couple of reservations, and decided when Fritz 15 came out that I would invest my hard-earned wonga in it. After using it, I do get the feeling that I don't have much for my money. My main gripe with DF...https://www.chess.com/blog/ImAFunkyChicken/fritz-15-seems-slowSun, 29 May 2016 06:51:17 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/ImAFunkyChicken/fritz-15-seems-slowFinally, a win on slowchessleagueIt's been a long time coming but finally i won my 1st slowchessleague game. Enjoy the analysis!  https://www.chess.com/blog/dr_chessdad/finally-a-win-on-slowchessleagueSun, 29 May 2016 06:34:40 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/dr_chessdad/finally-a-win-on-slowchessleagueBlitzI finally figured out a good way to practice for blitz games.  Lots of tactics (go to www.Chesstempo.com for hundreds of free ones), and experience.  Quick thinking and the ability not to be nervous when a clokc is ticking are key factors in the...https://www.chess.com/blog/thawesomness/blitzSun, 29 May 2016 06:33:12 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/thawesomness/blitzApril Mustard Seed (2016.5.28)Yesterday, I went to a tournament in Solon, Ohio. It was 4 rounds, but I played three because I had a half-point bye in the first round. It was G/30;d5, and I was playing in the open section. I came in with a rating of 1610. What am I waiting for?...https://www.chess.com/blog/hsong1/april-mustard-seed-2016528Sun, 29 May 2016 06:15:55 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/hsong1/april-mustard-seed-2016528My Recent Chess GamesHello!!! For this blog, I would want to share with you my recent chess games!!! You may analyse it. If you want to know more about me, here is my profile: https://www.chess.com/members/view/HahXianMing I hope you enjoy my games!!!!!! First gam...https://www.chess.com/blog/HahXianMing/my-recent-chess-gamesSun, 29 May 2016 05:01:05 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/HahXianMing/my-recent-chess-gamesÐабавни 5-минÑÑки ÑÑеÑÑ Ð¡ÐÐаÑÑииÑе Ñа игÑани днеÑ, на ÑпоÑÑÐ½Ð¸Ñ Ð¿Ñазник на СоÑийÑка вода ÐÐ. Ðе ÑÑава дÑма за ÑÑÑниÑни, а за леки паÑÑии, коеÑо не ознаÑава, Ñе не Ñе ...https://www.chess.com/blog/Shkembe/-5Sun, 29 May 2016 04:20:53 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/Shkembe/-5Chess after so longWhen I started playing chesss I was young, now after transplant de par turcia I still play chess!  https://www.chess.com/blog/MrPeste/chess-after-so-longSun, 29 May 2016 03:43:28 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/MrPeste/chess-after-so-longIch spiele gern SchachHallo zusammen! Mein Name ist Marc und ich komme aus Deutschland. Ich lebe in Thüringen, einem Bundesland in der Mitte von Deutschland. Ich habe vor ein paar Jahren angefangen Schach zu lernen. Also wer mit mir gerne Schach spielen möchte, und ...https://www.chess.com/blog/hasake/ich-spiele-gern-schachSun, 29 May 2016 03:03:55 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/hasake/ich-spiele-gern-schachThe third manuscriptThe Son of the Man who wrote The third manuscript : The Book of Life of the Lamb ! The trinity takes place with the book of the Lamb Nobody in the world can understand the Scriptures (the bible) without having read beforehand the Book of Life...https://www.chess.com/blog/TIGGGRE/the-third-manuscriptSun, 29 May 2016 01:42:47 -0700https://www.chess.com/blog/TIGGGRE/the-third-manuscript