The Complete History Of Computer Chess

The Complete History Of Computer Chess

How did chess computers begin to dominate the world?

Join CM James Coleman on a complete history of chess computers! The first batch covers the early days of strong engines.

Deep Thought: Computer Chess

Deep Thought: Computer Chess

Before Deep Blue, it was Deep Thought, that shocked the world by defeating a titled player for the first time. CM James Coleman brings you the details.
17 min
5 Challenges
Beating Strong GMs: Computer Chess

Beating Strong GMs: Computer Chess

By the late 80s Deep Thought was starting to defeat some of the strongest players in the world!
19 min
5 Challenges
Beating A World Champion: Computer Chess

Beating A World Champion: Computer Chess

Deep Blue might be the most famous engine in history because it defeated world champion, Garry Kasparov. CM James Coleman explains how it happened.
17 min
5 Challenges
Fritz vs Junior: Computer Chess

Fritz vs Junior: Computer Chess

By the 2000s, engines had overtaken humans as the top players in the world. Check out this amazing attacking game by Deep Junior.
17 min
5 Challenges
Kasparov Strikes Back: Computer Chess

Kasparov Strikes Back: Computer Chess

In 2003 Garry Kasparov was able to demonstrate that engines were strong, but there were still some areas of the game that humans understood better.
15 min
5 Challenges

The Complete History Of Computer Chess

Master Games
5 Lessons
85 Minutes
25 Challenges
Released November 23, 2021
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