In a day of replete and utter ignominy, Team Chess.com went 0-4. Believe me, there was some teeth gnashing, some crying in the hotel lobby, some talk of a kickstarter campaign to pay for a memorial to our World Open tournament hopes and drea... | Read More
Couple grand in a weekend,
at the tourney I defeat them,
and this feat, I'm repeating to the beat,
so they freaking,
Got that off board talent
Cause my rhymes aint failin'
got that on board talent,
cau... | Read More
Chess for NWchess:
By Owen McCoy
The 10th annual OSCF State Championship was a big hit. Held in Seaside, this gives everybody and excuse to go on an excursion. From April 24/25, more than 350 players in 16 sections (not including friends and f... | Read More
This is the fifth in a series of posts to help people get to know the Chess.com team better. Today, we catch up with Matt Lodge, aka... Kirkwood!
Where do you live?
I currently reside in Brooklyn, New York though my home will always be in... | Read More
In the realm of chess, there is little that can top Bughouse (aka Siamese, Exchange) in absolute randomness and entertainment value. Below, me and WRobertThompson dive into this quirky and somewhat addictive melee for your and our entertainment. E... | Read More