Learn To Play Chess

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Our Beginner’s Section and 15-Minute Introductory Video to chess will walk you through all that you need to know to start your first game of chess – how the pieces move, correct board setup, goal of the game, and everything in between.

After you nail down the very basics, more learning and training resources from Chess.com will show you more advanced stuff that will help you win games. Strategies, tactics, openings, etc. – our GM video and article library plus our suite of interactive training programs cover all aspects of chess and will teach you the winning ways in the game.

To make sure you get all the practice you get for that real OTB game, our Online & Live Chess Servers let’s you play unlimited rated and unrated game with just a few clicks of a mouse. And here’s the sweet deal: all you need is a free account! So what are you waiting for?

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