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DSI-System
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  • The Best Chess Books Ever

    Lately I’ve gotten several letters from chess fans who want to know what kind of chess books I like, and what books I consider to be the best of all time. That kind of “best-ever” list is very much a matter of taste, and a small list is imp... | Read More

  • Overprotection, Decoded

    The concept of overprotection, invented and verbalized by Nimzowitsch in My System, is defined by IM Jeremy Silman as "a strategically important pawn or square that is given more protection than it seemingly needs. Essentially a prophylactic ... | Read More

  • Rooks on the Seventh, Revisited

    Despite his irritable personality and somewhat dogmatic assertions, Aron Nimzowitsch (1886-1935) is the undisputed patriarch of modern positional thought. In his magnum opus My System (1925), Nimzowitsch formulated and verbalized a litany o... | Read More

  • The Tactical Rook Lift

    About a year after I learned the rules of the game, I became practically obsessed with rook lifts. In my (inexperienced and naive) opinion, no attack was truly complete without an aesthetically pleasing rook lift. Indeed I had a rook (or two) on... | Read More

  • How to Play Badly

    Warning: This trick is performed by trained professionals only - don't try this at home. While remarking on his win against Conrad Holt in last year's US Championship, Gata Kamsky explained his dubious decision on move 30. "I had a choice," Kams... | Read More


    • Observations on the French Defense

      I've been studying the French defense, hoping to add it to my opening repertiore.  It's an interesting opening and I'd like to share my comments on one of the games I've been studying.  It's a game won by Nimzovitch, the author of the classic "M... | Read More

      • chessmunz2
      • | May 22, 2015
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    • Pulling out the Scotch

      As I sip on a little bit of Johnnie Walker in a toast to my worthy opponent, I keep thinking there is nothing like a good Scotch (and Scotch game). My opponent put up quite a fight, but I managed to squeak by. He lost some time trying to find an e... | Read More

    • My System Walkthrough (1,3) - The Seventh and Eighth Ranks

      Part 1: The Elements 3. The Seventh and Eighth Ranks   1. Introduction, general comments Infilitration of the 7th and 8th ranks was the objective and product of play down a file. The 7th and 8th rank occupation is normally an "endgame advanta... | Read More

      • Spartycus
      • | May 4, 2015
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    • My System Walkthrough (1,2) - The Open File

      Part 1: The Elements 2. The Open File   1. Introduction, general comments The Open file is the cornerstone of "My System". It may be considered the favourite "child" of Nimzowitsch's conceptual imagination. The main objective of the open fil... | Read More

      • Spartycus
      • | May 1, 2015
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    • My System Walkthrough (1,1) - On the Centre and Development

      Part 1: The Elements 1. On the Center and Development   Some definitions: By Border, we mean the line going directly inbetween ranks 4 and 5. By the Centre, we mean the most restricted group of squares around the exact middle of the board, i... | Read More

      • Spartycus
      • | Apr 29, 2015
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  • East Indian Defence

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    The East Indian Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. Nf3 g6[1] This opening has a close kinship to the more-common King's Indian Defence and is often considered a variant thereof. The difference is that Whi... Read More »

  • Queens Pawn Game

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    In the most general sense the term Queen's Pawn Game can refer to any chess opening which starts with the move 1.d4. It is the second most popular opening move after 1.e4. The name is usually used to describe openings beginning with 1.d4 wher... Read More »

  • Colle

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    the Colle normally: Defeated: Colle Zukertort: There are too much other things in colle so i will now do london system: conclusion: I hope you learn! Read More »

  • London System

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    The London system is a complex chess system in which white develops his bishop on f4 early on, and subsequently develops a closed game pawn structure that would usually limit the Queen's bishop. It is preferable to develop the Queen's Bishop ear... Read More »

  • the kopec bd3

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    so the kopec system starts with bd3 on third move. Read More »