game explorer

Didn't find what you are looking for? Click here to search for "game explorer" on Google.


game_explorer
game_explorer
Location: Behind your back, Philippines
Joined: 8/23/09
Last Online: 8/23/09
Points: 0 points

  • Q&A with Coach Heisman Dec 7, 2012

    Mongoose Press graciously offered free copies of The World's Most Instructive Amateur Game Book for the best question on each of the Dec 7 and Dec 21 shows. I scribbled down seven questions which were contenders for the prize. Here they are (I ap... | Read More

  • Study Plan for Intermediate Players: The Opening!

    Target Skill Range: Intermediate (Rated 1400-1799) Acquire the knowledge you need to approach the opening with confidence and achieve success! Tasks: Extend Your Base Knowledge of "Tournament Openings" Choose and Apply a Consistent Approa... | Read More

  • Study Plan for Beginners: The Opening!

    Target Skill Range: Beginner (Rated 1000-1399) Acquire the knowledge you need to approach the opening with confidence and achieve success! Tasks: Memorize the Principles of the Opening Apply the Principles in Practice Games Learn a Few "... | Read More

  • Site Playing Rules: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Resource What is it? Is it permitted DURING Turn-Based (and Vote Chess) play? Is it permitted DURING LiveChess play? Asking another person for advice Includes discussing a game-in-progress in the chess.com Forums NO* (except ... | Read More

  • Extended Personal Profile

    Rating is no means the only factor that people consider in selecting an opponent. We also look for someone we can get along with - win or lose. The Extended Profile - described here (originally proposed in this discussion http://www.chess.co... | Read More


    • And now, the Newb presents... Never Surrender!

      Previous posts: (Apology) (Analysis Board) (Game Explorer) (Losing pt 1) (pt 2) (pt 3) (pt 4) It's just a game, after all. Games should be fun. If a game's not fun; resign and find one that is. Now, if you read my series on losing, you know I can... | Read More

      • hop-along
      • | Apr 12, 2014
      • | 93 views
      • | 0 comments
    • And now, the Newb presents... Why?

      Previous posts: (Apology) (Analysis Board) (Game Explorer) (Losing pt 1) (pt 2) (pt 3) (pt 4) I've been inviting people to help me revive a dying group - targeting international players who've been online recently. We've got about 70 members but ... | Read More

      • hop-along
      • | Apr 4, 2014
      • | 124 views
      • | 0 comments
    • And now, the Newb presents... 1.e4 cheatsheet

      Previous posts: (Apology) (Analysis Board) (Game Explorer) (Losing pt 1) (pt 2) (pt 3) (pt 4) I just wanted to share a little cheatsheet that I made for my wife. (Flowers, Ha! Women want chess help!)  It's an .odt made with LibreOffice. (I don't... | Read More

      • hop-along
      • | Mar 19, 2014
      • | 197 views
      • | 5 comments
    • And now, the Newb presents... Losing (pt4 - losing match games)

      Previous posts: (Apology) (Analysis Board) (Game Explorer) (Losing pt 1) (pt 2) (pt 3) I'm very pre-occupied with losing. I have a gift. The great thing about chess and other individual competitions is that you have one winner and one loser. In m... | Read More

      • hop-along
      • | Mar 15, 2014
      • | 216 views
      • | 0 comments
    • And now, the Newb presents... Losing (pt 3 - really losing)

      Previous posts: (Apology) (Analysis Board) (Game Explorer) (Losing pt 1) (Losing pt 2) It's been a year since I lost my first game. 6 moves and I was dead. Let's look at it. It was a real eye-opener.Let's see what the monkey was thinking. Monkey ... | Read More

      • hop-along
      • | Mar 12, 2014
      • | 168 views
      • | 2 comments

  • Now Explore Games & Openings on Chess.com!

    What is the best opening? What opening should I play? How did I lose so fast? These are the kinds of questions chess players - especially those new to the game - ask themselves over and over. e4, d4, or g4? It can get so confusing! We have a new ... | Read More

    • erik
    • | Jun 17, 2008
    • | 4392 reads
    • | Misc
  • Building Chess.com: Part 11 - Reaching Out

    When we started Chess.com about 2 year ago we began with one simple idea: make this a website for the MEMBERS. Have the members tell us what they want, and then create the best possible online experience. And we have been running hard at that idea... | Read More

    • erik
    • | Apr 1, 2008
    • | 3484 reads
    • | Misc

  • The English Opening

    • 647 Reads
    • | 647 Reads

    This Chess opening involves the first move c4, (called The English Opening because a group of English players in around the 1890's often played it, including Howard Staunton), it is played as one of the main opening choices for white- an alternati... Read More »