Let this video guide serve as the official reference point to help you find Chess.com videos on your favorite chess players throughout history!
Chess.com has enjoyed lessons from the best coaches and players within our game. Hopefully,... | Read More
Honest Abe - Chess Player
Although the documentation is rather sparce and anecdotal, Abraham Lincoln was known to have been a chess player. Below are a few of the instances where Chess crossed path with Mr. Lincoln.
"The Eve... | Read More
This series is all about attacking chess and combinations and fun. And all of them are in puzzle form (some easy, some difficult) so you can see how your tactical IQ stands up to the old, sometimes forgotten greats. And, if you learn a tiny b... | Read More
I had stumbled across the archived "New York Times" obituary notice for Edmar Mednis (February 22, 2002, by Dylan Loeb McClain). The obit, of course, reviews his life, but pivots on the point that, although Mednis (pictured left in 19... | Read More
The Internet is full of seemingly elegant chess pictures, whether they are stock photographs or staged poses by individuals who want to appear interesting and cerebral.
Unfortunately, the chessboard positions in many of these photographs do not ... | Read More